Firm Profile > BOPA Bojanovic & Partners > Belgrade, Serbia
BOPA Bojanovic & Partners Offices
BOPA Bojanovic & Partners > The Legal 500 Rankings
Banking and finance Tier 2
BOPA Bojanovic & Partners' Vladimir Bojanovic specialises in general banking finance, syndicated lending, structured finance, financial regulation, capital markets, distressed transactions and loan restructuring. Senior associate Petar Delić is experienced in banking and finance and regulatory law.
‘Clients are amazed by their professionalism and knowledge of commercial matters, particularly in relation to banking and finance. The team is always available to advise and understand clients’ needs. Its organisational structure allows it to be extremely cost effective when compared to other law firms, providing a premium legal service without running into unnecessary overheads. The practice has the same approach and quality of service as famous international firms.’
‘These are great banking lawyers, who have deep industry knowledge and are effective and responsive.‘
‘This firm delivers exceptional work in the finance sector.‘
‘This is a very skilful and educated team that is a trusted partner to clients. Its advantage is competitive pricing with high levels of competence in several industry areas.‘
‘A very professional team that quickly responds.‘
‘Although the whole team is absolutely fantastic, Vladimir Bojanović stands out as an excellent negotiator.‘
‘Senior associate Petar Delić and managing partner Vladimir Bojanović’s professionalism and understanding of commercial matters are fantastic. They always get the deal done and are able to provide a highly sophisticated legal service, delivering the most reasonable and appropriate advice.‘
Blue Sea Capital
BOPA Bojanovic & Partners is particularly active in deals involving the energy and infrastructure, pharmaceutical, TMT, food and beverage, automotive and aviation sectors. Vladimir Bojanovic's practice includes M&A, privatisations, joint ventures, MBOs and LBOs, and private equity and venture capital transactions.
‘The lawyers always provide precise, direct and clear legal advice and directions. They are always instructive and their responsiveness is unmatchable.‘
‘The team is detail oriented and versatile.‘
‘BOPA is a synonym for corporate M&A work. It is mandated for the most complex transactions.’
‘BOPA is very responsive, pro-active and clear in its guidance when setting up a new entity and acquiring a licence.‘
‘The team’s business-driven approach really makes it stand out. It has strength in both numbers and quality.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is a reliable and co-operative lawyer.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is outstanding. He truly dominates the market and is a highly skilled and knowledgeable M&A lawyer.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is extremely helpful and gives sound advice and quick responses, with the client’s best interests in mind.‘
CJ O Shopping
Employment Tier 2
BOPA Bojanovic & Partners hired employment, labour and immigration law specialist (and former JTG Law Office partner) Nikola Gvoic in late 2019 as labour and employment head. Vladimir Bojanovic advises on reorganisations, trade unions, industrial action, restrictive covenants, share ownership plans and redundancies.
‘They are top-class employment lawyers who handle the most complex and demanding cases.‘
‘A top-level employment department in a premium full-scale law firm that provides appropriate resourcing, industry knowledge and responsiveness. It is also good value for money.‘
‘These are great employment lawyers who provide the highest level of service and a tailor-made approach.’
‘It is the people that make this practice unique – they have gathered some of the best employment lawyers in the market. Their last gain is Nikola Gvoic, who is one of the most prominent employment lawyers in Serbia.‘
‘They are detail-oriented, responsive and goal-driven lawyers.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is a great employment lawyer, whose quality of work and efficiency are unrivalled.‘
‘Nikola Gvoic is business oriented and a superb adviser.‘
‘Nikola Gvoic impresses any client and is an amazing negotiator.‘
Intellectual property Tier 2
BOPA Bojanovic & Partners' breadth of practice covers copyright, advertisements, trade marks, patents, designs and representation before the regulatory authorities. Vladimir Bojanović's sector experience includes media and film.
‘BOPA Bojanovic and Partners fields a team of highly knowledgeable advisers.‘
‘The group advises on a number of amazing projects and has film industry expertise. It is capable of handling any IP matter.‘
‘The team provides clients with precise, direct and clear legal advice and directions. The lawyers in the firm are always instructive and their responsiveness is unmatchable.‘
‘They do lots of IP work. The industry specialists in the team make it the best there is – a premium law firm in all aspects.‘
‘It has an exceptional IP department, with industry experts that have considerable experience – they come highly recommended.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is a reliable and co-operative adviser, who has gathered around himself an excellent team of lawyers.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is a top adviser in this area.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is truly a top-level lawyer, who is highly responsive and client friendly.‘
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Projects and energy Tier 2
‘The team has great projects and energy expertise. It is always available to advise and it understands clients’ needs. The practice is also extremely cost-effective.‘
‘This is a great team that is efficient, organised and highly versatile.‘
‘It is a firm with some of the most prestigious mandates in the energy sector.‘
‘The lawyers’ experience is unrivalled in the region and the practice is truly a role model firm for energy deals.’
‘This is a premium law firm for truly premium clients.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is a person to call to get the deal done.’
‘Vladimir Bojanović is a great energy lawyer. His case management skills are remarkable.‘
Yugorosgaz Transport doo Niš
Competition Tier 3
BOPA Bojanovic & Partners mainly handles abuse of dominance and restrictive covenants matters. The team also assists with merger filings. Vladimir Bojanović regularly works with magic and silver circle law firms, as well as white-shoe professional services firms.
‘BOPA Bojanovic and Partners is a team of enthusiastic, experienced and knowledgable lawyers. They are good business connoisseurs who know that time is money.‘
‘BOPA Bojanovic and Partners‘ competition practice is a truly premium legal practice. It manages the most sophisticated domestic and cross-border mandates and the quality of associates across all seniority levels is unrivalled. The value for money is also really high.‘
‘This is a great competition team, with top-quality, outstanding individuals.‘
‘This is a small but skilful team that is very responsive in competition matters.‘
‘Clients’ overall impression of all the lawyers is utterly positive. The way that Vladimir Bojanović handles matters means that the money paid for services is a worthwhile investment.‘
‘This team is mandated for the most complicated matters. The lawyers are resourceful, responsive and have deep industry knowledge.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is responsive and business oriented.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is a top-notch competition lawyer who is market oriented and business focused.‘
Barry-Wehmiller Design Group
Dispute resolution Tier 3
Real estate and construction Tier 3
BOPA Bojanovic & Partners' team regularly draws on support from its commercial, corporate and M&A, competition, and banking and finance colleagues. Vladimir Bojanović focuses on real estate acquisitions, project development, construction and finance. He is also experienced in related litigation, PPPs and FIDIC advice.
‘It has a strong real estate department.‘
‘A top-of-the-market real estate team.‘
‘This is a top-level construction practice with some of the most prominent mandates – a superior team by all merits.‘
‘The firm matches high international standards and has excellent availability.‘
‘Clients are truly satisfied with the firm’s services.‘
‘The team has substantive knowledge and experience. The pricing is also good.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović is an excellent lawyer who is excellent at client handling.‘
‘Vladimir Bojanović has a versatile mind with a business-oriented approach and an innovative way of thinking.‘
Our Diversity Policy forms fundamental part of our Corporate Social Reasonability Policy.
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (CSR) POLICY
POLICY BRIEF & PURPOSE
Our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) policy refers to our responsibility toward our environment. Our firms existence is not lonely. Its part of a bigger system of people, other organizations and nature. The social responsibility of a business is to give back to the world just as it gives to us.
WHAT IS CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY?
Our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) policy outlines our efforts to give back to the world as it gives to us.
We want to be a responsible business that meets the highest standards of ethics and professionalism.
Our firms social responsibility falls under two categories: compliance and proactivity. Compliance refers to our firms commitment to legality and willingness to observe community values. Proactivity is every initiative to promote human rights, help communities and protect our natural environment.
Our firm will:
- Respect the law
- Honour its internal policies
- Ensure that all its business operations are legitimate
- Keep every partnership and collaboration open and transparent
b) Business ethics
Well always conduct business with integrity and respect to human rights. Well promote:
- Safety and fair dealing
- Respect toward the clients
- Anti-bribery and anti-corruption practices
c) Protecting the environment
Our firm recognizes the need to protect the natural environment. Keeping our environment clean and unpolluted is a benefit to all. Well always follow best practices when disposing garbage and using chemical substances. Stewardship will also play an important role.
d) Protecting people
Well ensure that we:
- Dont risk the health and safety of our people and community.
- Support diversity and inclusion.
- Human rights
Our firm is dedicated to protecting human rights. We are a committed equal opportunity employer and will abide by all fair labor practices. Well ensure that our activities do not directly or indirectly violate human rights.
a) Donations and aid
Our firm may preserve a budget to make monetary donations. These donations will aim to:
- Advance the arts, education and community events.
- Alleviate those in need.
Our firm will encourage our people to volunteer not only in legal work. They can volunteer through programs organized internally or externally. Our firm may sponsor volunteering events from other organizations.
c) Preserving the environment
Apart from legal obligations, our firm will proactively protect the environment. Examples of relevant activities include:
- Conserving energy
- Organizing reforestation excursions
- Using environmentally-friendly technologies
d) Supporting the community
Our firm may initiate and support community investment and educational programs.
We will actively invest in R&D. We will be open to suggestions and listen carefully to ideas. Our firm will try to continuously improve the way it operates.
CLIENT: Simo Tankosic
TESTIMONIAL: This law firm stands out for its efficiency. They always deliver more than expected in a sense of dedication and punctuality. We find them very reliable.
CLIENT: Simon Bracun
COMPANY/FIRM: Kavcic, Bracun & Partners
TESTIMONIAL: Highly qualified team that brings together multi-disciplinary professionals. Recently, weve been collaborating with Bojanovic Partners in the advisory to NLB Group, the largest banking and financial group in Slovenia regarding the complex transaction including more than 1000 NPL portfolios.
CLIENT: Pavle Ristic
COMPANY/FIRM: Crowe RS
TESTIMONIAL: We collaborated on different tax matters and I would definitely point out the approachable manner and flexibility of their lawyers that go hand in hand with their legal expertise.
CLIENT: Dejan Knezovic
COMPANY/FIRM: Knezovic & Associates
TESTIMONIAL: This is a full-scale law firm with exceptional regulatory specialists. Their banking and finance team is very precise and highly professional in their work.