Adv Edin Karakaš > Žuric i Partneri > Zagreb, Croatia > Lawyer Profile
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Adv Edin Karakaš
Arbitration, Litigation, Banking, Finance, M&A, Telecommunications
Edin Karakaš specialises in domestic and international dispute resolution and investment law. Edin advises clients on litigation cases and domestic and international arbitrations (UNCITRAL, ICC, ICSID and PAC-CCE). His has worked on both commercial and investment treaty disputes.
In addition, he regularly works on M&A and finance project. He is currently engaged on a corporate governance project for the EBRD aimed at improving corporate governance and disclosure practices of companies listed on the Zagreb Stock Exchange and strengthening the monitoring and implementation practices.
Edin has been the firm’s lead finance lawyer on numerous banking, finance and capital markets transactions. As part of a multi-disciplinary team, he has advised on the finance side of large M&A and private equity deals, project finance, refinancing and capital markets. Edin regularly advises international financial institutions on all aspects of their operations in Croatia, including regulatory advice and support on offering complex financial products to Croatian customers (swaps, derivatives, cash pooling, etc.).
He is frequently engaged to advise on complex contemporary matters that periodically come up, such as harmonisation of legislation with new EU directives, zero-floor interest rates or the impact of Brexit on doing business in Croatia.
Croatian Bar Association
LL.M., King’s College London, 2007
Croatian Bar Exam, 2006
LL.M., Central European University, Budapest, 2003
Law Faculty of the Zagreb University, 2001
Lawyer Rankings(Leading individuals)
The ‘very experienced and extremely responsive’ team at Žurić i Partneri in cooperation with Kinstellar provides ‘solutions-oriented’ advice to lenders and borrowers across a broad swathe of financings, including those relating to M&A, project finance and real estate. Edin Karakaš offers ‘practical advice and never fails to provide a seamless client experience’, in transactional and regulatory settings. Duško Žurić ‘possesses strong legal knowledge and displays a friendly approach’, particularly in the context of energy-related mandates, including working alongside senior associate Marija Vuchetich for OTP Banka on the financing of the acquisition of a biomass-fired co-generation plant. Mihovil Granić is also recommended.
- Banking, finance and capital markets - Croatia
- Leading individuals - Croatia > Commercial, corporate and M&A
- Leading individuals - Croatia > Dispute resolution
- Leading individuals - Croatia > Banking, finance and capital markets
Top Tier Firm Rankings
- Banking, finance and capital markets
- Commercial, corporate and M&A
- Dispute resolution
- Privatisation, projects and energy
- Real estate and construction