Ms Jelena Gazivoda > JPM & Partners > Belgrade, Serbia > Lawyer Profile

JPM & Partners

Work Department

Corporate Law /Mergers and Acquisitions / Energy Law / Commercial Law / International Commercial Law / Insurance / Insolvency-Bankruptcy and Liquidation/ PPP / Concessions


Senior Partner


In JPM Jankovic Popovic Mitic since 2006. Partner since 2007. Senior Partner since 2014




Serbian Bar Association / Association of Commercial Lawyers of Serbia & Montenegro / Yugoslav International Law Association / European Law Association


University of Belgrade (LL.B., 1996) / Alternative Academic Educational Networks /AAEN (Specialization in EU Law, 2000) / University of Cambridge, U.K. (LL.M., 2002) / University of Cambridge, U.K. (Specialization in International Commercial Law & EU Law, 2002) / Certified Bankruptcy Administrator

Lawyer Rankings

Serbia > Banking and finance

JPM & Partners‘s banking and finance practice ‘comprises excellent professionals with great track records‘. The group has notable expertise in project finance, non-performing loans, restructurings and reorganisations. At senior partner level, the recent experience of mining and energy department head Jelena Gazivoda includes advising Gastrans on a loan facility agreement for the construction of a 400km natural gas pipeline; and Nenad Popović is ‘one of the best and most experienced lawyers in Serbia‘. Nikola Poznanovic‘s broad practice covers banking and finance, in addition to M&A and competition.

Serbia > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Jelena GazivodaJPM & Partners

One of the best law firms in Serbia‘, JPM & Partners’s team advises high-profile domestic and international clients on their most commercially and strategically-significant transactions, including several first-of-a-kind matters. The group is especially noted for cross-border work. Senior partner and corporate head Nenad Popović is ‘one of the market’s best-known names‘, while Jelena Gazivoda heads up the mining and energy department. The second line of key advisers features M&A and joint venture expert Jelena Stanković Lukić, along with experienced senior associates Bojana JavorićJanez Voncina and Marko Mrdja.

Serbia > Projects and energy

(Hall of Fame)

Jelena GazivodaJPM & Partners

JPM & Partners fields ‘a team that is dedicated to projects and clients‘. It handles some of the market’s most high-profile matters in relation to energy and natural resources, project development, mining, and oil and gas. Working on an array of projects and energy work, Jelena Gazivoda has the ‘highest level of legal knowledge‘; Nikola Đorđević handles both transactional and regulatory work; and Ivan Petrović advises on project-related development, financing and construction work. At senior associate level, Marija Vukčević and Marko Mrdja both advise on projects and energy work.