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Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

FRA ANDELA ZVIZDOVICA 1, BC UNITIC, TOWER B/LL, 71000 SARAJEVO, BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA
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Work +387 33 844 000
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Fax +387 33 844 003
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www.karanovicpartners.com/
Banja Luka, Belgrade, Ljubljana, Podgorica, Sarajevo, Zagreb

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 1

Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

The 'dedicated' team at Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers 'has experience in advising clients on banking, finance and capital markets issues'. Attorney-at-law Amina Đugum and Nihad Sijerčić, who provides 'a tailored-made service' and is praised for his 'exceptional knowledge', are the names to note. Sijerčić is advising ArcelorMittal on the structuring and financing of a project to construct a thermal power plant in Zenica. Senior associate Lana Sarajlić joined Wolf Theiss - in cooperation with local lawyers in November 2017.

Leading individuals

Nihad Sijerčić - Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

Next Generation Partners

Amina Đugum - Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

The 'dedicated' team at Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers is noted for its 'prompt' response times and its 'knowledge of the complexity of the legal market in Bosnia and Herzegovina'. 'Excellent' practice co-head Nihad Sijerčić is renowned for his 'analytical and practical nature' and his 'outstanding knowledge'. Co-head Goran Babić is also recommended. The group is advising Telemach on the acquisition of a local telecoms operator and is assisting the EBRD and the authorities of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina with revising the current power purchase agreement framework. Senior associate Lana Sarajlić left to join Wolf Theiss - in cooperation with local lawyers in 2017.

Leading individuals

Nihad Sijerčić - Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 1

Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers is noted for its 'experience in preparing merger notifications and handling merger cases' with multi-jurisdictional aspects, and handles complex merger approvals for clients in a variety of industry sectors. The 'highly skilled and self-possessed' Nihad Sijerčić, who is praised for 'his impartial and professional assessment' of matters, is representing United Media in several merger control proceedings before the competition authorities and filed proceedings on behalf of Hering regarding the potential abuse of dominance by state-owned company JP Autoceste. Other clients include Knauf, Telemach and Virgin Pulse. Senior associate Lana Sarajlić joined Wolf Theiss - in cooperation with local lawyers in November 2017.

Leading individuals

Nihad Sijerčić - Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

Led by Serbia-based Dragomir Kojić, Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers frequently manages the trade mark portfolio of international companies, including Colgate-Palmolive and Jaffa, and advises on trade mark registrations and maintenance. The practice is also representing a pharmaceutical sector client in several trade mark infringement disputes.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 2

Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers advises on energy, infrastructure and telecoms matters. The practice has been acting for ArcelorMittal Zenica on its contemplated investment in a thermal power plant project and assists cable television and internet services provider Telemach with its day-to-day operations, including regulatory and infrastructure matters. Sarajevo-based Nihad Sijerčić and Goran Babić, who is based in Banja Luka, lead the team.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers

Nihad Sijerčić and Goran Babić lead the team at Karanovic & Partners in cooperation with local lawyers and handle real estate and construction matters arising from M&A transactions, as well as energy and infrastructure projects. Clients include British American Tobacco, Telemach and ArcelorMittal Zenica. Senior associate Lana Sarajlić left in November 2017 to join Wolf Theiss - in cooperation with local lawyers.

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