Firm Profile > Porobija & Porobija > Zagreb, Croatia

Porobija & Porobija
10000 ZAGREB

Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 1

An established and well-respected presence in the market, Porobija & Porobija is best-known for its work for lenders and borrowers on energy and infrastructure-related financing matters. Zeljka Rostas Blazekovic has an excellent reputation across a wide range of financing activity, including her work for international investment banks underwriting Croatian sovereign bonds.

Dispute resolution Tier 2

Instructed on a standalone basis, as well as from its strong roster of institutional corporate clients from the finance, energy and telecoms sectors, Porobija & Porobija handles a range of disputes work, including as it relates to employment, contractual, administrative and IP litigation. Boris Porobija is the main contact.

Privatisation, projects and energy Tier 2

Porobija & Porobija's Boris Porobija has a strong track record on financing work for banks to fund substantial infrastructure projects, including toll motorways and public utilities.

Real estate and construction Tier 2

Porobija & Porobija excels in handling hotel development projects in the tourism sector and is also regularly engaged in renewable energy-related real estate work.

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

Porobija & Porobija has a strong reputation in the local market. As well as regularly working on domestic corporate and commercial mandates, it also frequently works alongside international law firms on significant cross-border matters.

EU and competition Tier 3

At Porobija & PorobijaBoris Porobija is noted for his work for financial services and telecoms clients, among others, on proceedings before the Competition Agency and on merger filings.

Established in 1991, Porobija & Porobija is one of the top tier law firms in Croatia, highly regarded by its international clients and international law firms for its experience in providing legal advice in, inter alia, complex projects and transactions in Croatia. Most of the firm’s work is related to cross-border or international transactions. The firm is not part of formal associations, but maintains links with several leading international law firms in the EU and the US.

The firm renders a full range of legal services, predominantly covering commercial, business, corporate and civil law. The firm provides legal assistance to a considerable number of foreign companies and their subsidiaries established in Croatia, including leading international industrial and service corporations in a broad spectrum of businesses, including infrastructure, major investment and commercial banks, financial institutions and export agencies, infrastructure and energy operators, real estate developers, hospitality and hotel industry developers, trading companies, IT and telecommunications operators, manufacturers and distributors of various products (such as food, pet food, tobacco, motor vehicles).

The firm advises clients on (i) commercial and sovereign financing and security packages,  (ii) major Croatian infrastructure and energy projects, (iii) real estate acquisition and development (in particular in hospitality and energy sector), (iv) joint ventures and commercial contracts with Croatian parties and (v) various privatization and M&A projects.




Department Name Email Telephone
Banking & Finance Zeljka Rostas Blazekovic + 385 1 4693 999
Number of lawyers : 12