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Jadek & Pensa

Work Department

Managing Partner


Senior Partner


Pavle Pensa is Senior Partner and one of the Managing Partners. His main areas of practice include counselling and management of negotiations on demanding M&A transactions, restructurings and joint ventures, and counselling and representation of clients in competition law and state aid cases. In his long-standing legal career, he has represented several domestic and foreign clients in complex disputes in front of national and international arbitrations. International legal directories rank him amongst the leading Slovenian attorneys.


Slovenian, English, Serbian, Croatian, French


Slovenian Bar Association, IBA


Law Faculty of University in Ljubljana, Slovenia


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Lawyer Rankings

Slovenia > Leading firms

(Leading individuals)

Pavle PensaJadek & Pensa

Jadek & Pensa fields a ‘personable and user-friendly’ team that advises on the full spectrum of issues from tax advisory and labour law to dispute resolution, M&A, restructuring and more general corporate and commercial matters. It is regularly involved in the most significant deals in Slovenia and handles a broad range of direct and indirect tax matters from tax structuring and due diligence work to representing clients before the Slovenian tax authority. Its dispute resolution practice frequently handles the most complex domestic and cross-border litigation and arbitration cases in the country. The team receives plaudits for being ‘very professional and efficient’. Among the names to note in this ‘well organised and responsive’ team are Srečo Jadek and Pavle Pensa. In other highlights Borut Leskovec, Domen Romih  and Iris Pensa were all promoted to the partnership. The team is ‘composed of experts with different expertise, all have a professional attitude’ – Aleksandra Jemc Merc, Jure Levovnik and Ožbej Merc are also recommended.