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Serbia

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic is experienced in project finance, PPPs, NPLs, restructurings and other complex finance transactions. Jelena Gazivoda is highly rated; Nenad Popovic assisted Victoria Group JSC Belgrade (and group companies) with financial restructuring issues.

Leading individuals

Jelena Gazivoda - JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic's¬†diverse corporate practice assists clients in industry sectors such as telecoms, aviation, retail, healthcare and mining; it also has deal experience in relation to construction, life sciences, energy and IT. Highlights included advising¬†Vela Operating Group on¬†the acquisition of Belgrade-based software company IN2 Informatińćki InŇĺenjering; and acting for¬†Dr Max Group, a group member of Penta Investment Group, on the acquisition of a chain of pharmacies.¬†Jelena Gazivoda,¬†Nenad Popovic, Nikola Poznanovic¬†and Nikola ńźorńĎevińᬆare all experienced practitioners.¬†Marko Jovkovińᬆand Uros Markovic¬†left to found MVJ markovińá vukotińá jovkovińá.

Leading individuals

Nenad Popovińá - JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 1

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic assists with M&A notifications, restrictive agreements' individual exemptions, competition law compliance, investigation proceedings, and antitrust and damages claims. Nikola Poznanovic advised Barentz, which provides ingredients for the pharmaceutical, personal and home care, food and nutrition, and animal nutrition industries, on the competition law aspects of its acquisition of a Serbian company.

Leading individuals

Nikola Poznanovic - JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic's 'dedicated team provides high-level services at reasonable costs'. It has¬†expertise in handling sensitive and complex cases in a range of corporate and commercial, competition and labour law disputes. The practice acted for German chemical company BASF in several disputes, which related to the sale and purchase of chemical products in Serbia.¬†Djordje Novcic¬†is 'an excellent lawyer'; Dino Jusufovińᬆleft the firm.

Leading individuals

Djordje Novńćińá - JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 1

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic's 'employment law expertise is impressive'. The team assists with employment policies and procedures as well as  litigation; Microsoft Software and Merkur Games are clients. Zorica Alavantic is 'an excellent lawyer' and recently promoted Jelena Aleksic is 'dedicated, efficient and responsive'.

Leading individuals

Zorica Alavantińá - JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

Next generation lawyers

Jelena Aleksińá - JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic¬†recently advised¬†Petrino Investments on the registration of an international trade mark for Serbia. Bojan ҆underińᬆwas made partner.

Next generation lawyers

Bojan ҆underińá - JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 1

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic's 'professionals are true leaders on the Serbian market'. The team is highly rated for its experience in energy, infrastructure, concessions and PPP work; it acted for the concessionaire in a high-profile motorway concession project, one of the largest infrastructure projects in South East Europe. Jelena Gazivoda is 'completely devoted to clients' needs'.

Leading individuals

Jelena Gazivoda - JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 2

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic's scope of work covers real estate law, construction law, strategic projects, PPPs and concessions. The practice advised a Chinese construction company on real estate and construction matters, including the design and construction of a motorway intended to connect Romania, Serbia, Montenegro and Italy.¬†Ivan Petrovic¬†was made partner, while former partners Uros Markovic¬†and Nikola Vukotic¬†left to found MVJ markovińá vukotińá jovkovińá.

Next generation lawyers

Ivan Petrovic - JPM Jankovic Popovic & Mitic

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    On 28 November 2018, Karanovic & Partners, together with the¬† Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom , held the Competition and Data Protection conference at the Hilton Belgrade hotel. This traditional yearly conference ‚Äď now in its' 13th year, gathered more than 120 experts from the business and legal community, as well as key regulators and stakeholders, to discuss the most important current issues in the fields of competition law and data protection.