Mr Uroš Popović > Bojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners > Belgrade, Serbia > Lawyer Profile

Bojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners
FRANCUSKA 27
11000 BELGRADE
Serbia

Work Department

Competition, Data Protection, Energy, IP, Technology, Media & Telecommunications

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Uroš Popović is a managing partner at Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners. He has extensive experience in competition and regulatory, data protection, corporate and commercial, mergers and acquisitions, media and telecommunications. Prior to cofounding Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners, Uroš worked as a senior associate at a leading Serbian law firm and in the legal practice of PWC, dealing predominantly with competition, corporate, and data privacy matters.

Languages

Uros is fluent in English and has an intermediate knowledge of French.

Memberships

Uros is a member of the Serbian Bar Association, the International Bar Association and the New York Bar Association.

Education

Uroš earned a B.A in Political Science and Economics from Rutgers University in New Jersey and he went on to earn his Masters in International Relations from Boston University, where he also received his Juris Doctor degree. Uroš was admitted to the New York bar in 2006. Upon returning to Belgrade in 2007, Uroš earned his MA in Law from the University of Belgrade, from the Faculty of Law, and subsequently passed the Serbian bar exam. In 2016, Uroš was awarded a Postgraduate Diploma in European Union Competition Law from King’s College, London.

Lawyer Rankings

Serbia > Competition

(Leading individuals)

Uroš PopovićBojović Drašković Popović & Partners

Acting on an array of competition matters, Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners‘ sector expertise ranges from TMT, retail, consumer goods, pharma and healthcare to energy, automotive and manufacturing. The team focuses on merger control and abuse of dominant position cases, and is also experienced in advising on vertical and horizontal commercial agreements. Leading the practice, Serbia and US-qualified Uroš Popović has over 15 years’ experience in competition matters in Serbia, Montenegro, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Senior associate Mario Kijanović is another key team member.

Serbia > Real estate and construction

Bojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners‘ practice regularly assists with the real estate issues triggered by business changes and restructurings; examples include the real estate aspects of mergers, takeovers, joint ventures, spin-offs and the outsourcing of business units. It is also sought out for its experience in real estate-related disputes. Heading up the team, Marija Bojović has longstanding experience in real estate and construction law and Uroš Popović, who is qualified in both Serbia and the US, adds to the firm’s international credentials. Senior associate Mario Kijanović is also a real estate and construction expert.

Serbia > Projects and energy

The energy team at Bojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners is led by Uroš Popović, who is experienced in advising on mining, waste management, biofuels and smart grids, as well as hydro and wind power. The infrastructure practice is headed by Marija Bojović, ‘a true expert‘. At senior associate level, Milica Pešterić has over ten years’ experience in Serbian energy sector matters, while Mario Kijanović is ‘a very experienced, extremely reliable attorney‘.

Serbia > Dispute resolution

Bojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners‘ team has considerable experience in ICC and UNCITRAL arbitration. The practice also assists with the enforcement of arbitral awards. Other key areas of work are corporate and commercial litigation, bankruptcy proceedings, and labour and IP-related disputes. Co-heading the group are arbitration specialist Marija Bojović and dispute resolution expert Uroš Popović. Fellow name partner Vuk Drašković is another integral team member, while Stefan Golubović is the senior associate to note.

Serbia > Banking and finance

Bojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners‘ finance experience covers cross-border M&A and local transactions, along with aviation industry matters. Standing out for her ‘client management skills‘, Marija Bojović has longstanding banking and finance expertise, with key support provided by name partners Vuk Drašković and Uroš Popović, and senior associate Milica Pešterić.

Serbia > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Assisting buyers and sellers with both the commencement and closing of deals, Bojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners handles complex, cross-border M&A, as well as local transactions. The team also has aviation industry expertise. Heading up the corporate and commercial and M&A practices, Vuk Drašković has longstanding experience of advising on the region’s largest M&A transactions. Uroš Popović is qualified to practise in both Serbia and the US and Marija Bojović is a corporate and commercial law expert. The senior associates to note are Mario KijanovićMilica Pešterić and Miloš Andrejević.