Firm Profile > Macesic & Partners LLC > Rijeka, Croatia

Macesic & Partners LLC
POD KASTELOM NO 4
PO BOX 366
51000 RIJEKA
Croatia

Privatisation, projects and energy Tier 1

Macesic & Partners LLC has effectively parlayed its market-leading maritime expertise to include broader expertise in offshore energy matters, including LNG and oil and gas projects. Led by Ivana Manovelo, the team's eclectic client base runs the gamut from shipowners and oil companies to banks and investors.

Practice head(s):

Ivana Manovelo

Testimonials

Responsive and helpful regarding all kinds of contracts.

Miran Macesic is an extraordinary lawyer.

Key clients

Caronte & Tourist Isole Minori S.p.A.

White Falcon Petroleum Technologies

Raiffeisen Consulting

Terastone Croatia

Transport (including shipping) Tier 1

Rijeka-based firm Macesic & Partners LLC 'has a long tradition supporting work in the shipping sector', including on behalf of P&I clubs, shipowners and shipyards. Jointly headed by Anita Krizmanić and the 'professional and responsiveMiran Macesic, the scope of the firm's work in the sector encompasses wet and dry matters, including shipping finance, arrest and enforcement of vessels, bills of lading disputes, and registration of vessels and mortgages. Senior partner Miroljub Maćešić is also recommended.

Practice head(s):

Anita Krizmanic; Miran Macesic

Testimonials

The firm has a unique knowledge and practice and covers a variety of areas in the sector.

The firm has a long tradition supporting work in the shipping sector.

Miran Macesic is professional and responsive.

Key clients

M/V “THORCO AFRICA”

KAJSTER D.O.O.

MT STI POPLAR

PANAMARIS

HÖEGH LNG

CARONTE & TOURIST ISOLE MINORI S.P.A.

STANDARD CLUB

STEAMSHIP MUTUAL UNDERWRITING

ASSURANCEFORENINGEN SKULD

Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 2

Headquartered in Rijeka - Croatia's principal seaport - Macesic & Partners LLC has a long-established reputation for handling maritime-related work, including ship and shipbuilding financings. The firm also has some long-established ties with major international banks, including Credit Suisse and Raiffeisenbank, which generates a significant amount of transactional and regulatory work. The team has successfully expanded the scope of its work to include recent debt and equity financing work for a major tech start-up. 'Highly intelligent and knowledgeable' team head Ivana Manovelo has 'extensive knowledge of the law relating to banking and financial institutions'.

Practice head(s):

Ivana Manovelo

Testimonials

The very skillful and helpful team has deep understanding of the capital markets.

The team is exceptional: it provides high-end legal service and added value to our business.

Ivana Manovelo thinks outside the box. She is not only an exceptional professional but also a very pleasant person to work with.

Key clients

Bellabeat Inc.

Credit Suisse

P&S Capital

Erste & Steiermärkische

Addiko Bank

Raiffeisenbank

Western Union

Dispute resolution Tier 2

Rijeka-based firm Macesic & Partners LLC has 'unparalleled expertise for handling maritime-related disputes' on behalf of P&I clubs, shipowners and shipyards. While the firm's maritime-related work is still the dominant feature of its litigation group, it is also increasingly active representing clients within the energy and financial services sectors. Miroljub Maćešić is the team head.

Practice head(s):

Miroljub Maćešić

Key clients

Raiffeisenbank Austria d.d.

Erste & Steiermarkische bank d.d.

Real estate and construction Tier 3

Headed by Anita KrizmanićMacesic & Partners LLC's four-strong team has 'extensive knowledge of law relating to real estate and construction business' and puts this to good effect for domestic and foreign companies as well as individuals in the sale and purchase of real estate in Croatia. The team handles a raft of work for banks on real estate matters, including disputes relating to ownership and lease issues, as well as NPL-related enforcement proceedings.

Practice head(s):

Anita Krizmanic

Testimonials

Extensive knowledge of law relating to real estate and construction business.

Key clients

Raiffeisen Consulting

Raiffeisenbank Austria

Erste & Steiermarkische Bank

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Headed out of the firm's Rijeka headquarters by Ivana ManoveloMacesic & Partners LLC provides 'responsive and pragmatic' advice across a range of corporate and commercial matters, including those associated with the energy and transportation sectors. The firm has also been increasingly active in the technology sector as a result of handling a significant amount of work for a notable Croatian start-up, Bellabeat.

Practice head(s):

Ivana Manovelo

Testimonials

The firm has a longstanding presence on the Croatian market where it  continuously maintains a high reputation and is noted for its work with both domestic as well as international clients and on international transactions.

The firm has a thorough knowledge of commercial and corporate law, great commercial thinking and adaptability to the client’s needs.

The team is responsive and pragmatic.

Key clients

Bellabeat Inc

Caronte & Tourist Isole Minori S.p.A.

White Falcon Petroleum Technologies

Raiffeisen Consulting

P&S Capital d.o.o.

Korean Air

Terastone Croatia

Department Name Email Telephone
Banking and finance
Commercial property/real estate
Corporate and commercial
Mergers and acquisitions
Insolvency/corporate restructuring
Insurance
Intellectual property
Energy
Public procurement
Competition
Capital markets
Tax
Debt collection
Private client
Shipping and transport
Dispute resolution
Litigation and arbitration
Labour and employment
Number of lawyers : 15
at this office : 10
English
French
Italian
Contacts : Miroljub Macesic
Contacts : Anita Krizmanic
Other offices : Zagreb