Mr Vuk Draskovic > Bojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners > Belgrade, Serbia > Lawyer Profile

Bojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners
FRANCUSKA 27
11000 BELGRADE
Serbia

Work Department

Corporate & Commercial, Employment, Immigration, M&A, Outsourcing, Regulatory, Restructuring

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Vuk Drašković is a managing partner at Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners. His primary focus is on M&A, corporate and commercial law, employment law, regulatory, as well as on certain specific areas such as healthcare and pharmaceuticals and banking sector. As the team leader, Vuk advised the clients in some of the biggest M&A transactions in Serbia and the region. Prior to the establishment of Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners (Bojović & Partners at that time) as one of the founding partners, he was a partner at one of the leading law firms in Serbia.

Languages

Vuk is fluent in English.

Memberships

Vuk is a member of the Serbian Bar Association and the International Bar Association. Vuk frequently participates in various activities of the Foreign Investors Council where he participates in drafting the relevant sections of the White Book of the Foreign Investors Council, the most prominent annual analysis of the legal framework in Serbia. Vuk is a member of the Serbian Bar Association for more than 10 years. Vuk is one of the leaders of the regional legal network SELA (South East Legal Alliance), and he actively participated in forming this network back in 2016.

Education

Vuk earned his LL.B. from the University of Belgrade, from the Faculty of Law, where he graduated among the best in his class. While at university, he was recognized many times for his exceptional achievements (one of the top ten students of law in Serbia, annual awards of the Faculty of Law, etc.). Further, Vuk earned his LL.M. from the prestigious British university “University of Law”, where he graduated with the highest mark (Distinction). His final LL.M. dissertation was dedicated to the relationship between English law as the governing law in foreign international M&A transactions and other relevant laws.

Lawyer Rankings

Serbia > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Vuk DraškovićBojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners

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.

Serbia > Employment

(Leading individuals)

Vuk DraskovicBojović Drašković Popović & Partners

Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners‘ team routinely advises on sensitive terminations and redundancies, disputes and senior executive issues. In addition, the group has recently been active in advising on the employment issues caused by business changes and restructurings, as well as on the pandemic’s effect on the organisation of clients’ businesses. Heading the employment team, Vuk Drašković regularly leads employment work for both multinationals and global law firms. Of notable benefit to clients, senior associate Miloš Andrejević is vice president of the HR committee within the Foreign Investors Council in Serbia.

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.

Montenegro > Leading firms

Bojovic Draškovic Popovic & Partners‘ Montenegrin practice has strong sector credentials in relation to energy, consumer electronics, entertainment, pharmaceuticals, construction, real estate, financial institutions and shipping. With over 15 years’ expertise in Montenegro-related corporate and commercial matters, Vuk Drašković heads the Montenegrin desk; and qualified in both Serbia and the US, Uroš Popović  is also a key partner. Notable senior associate support is provided by Mario KijanovićStefan Golubović and Miloš Andrejević.