Firm Profile > Sibincic Križanec > Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sibincic Križanec

Leading firms Tier 3

Sibinčič Križanec's 'very flexible', 'knowledgeable and hands-on team' is 'exceptionally responsive' and stands out for its corporate, M&A and dispute resolution expertise. The 'very dedicated and internationally orientated team' regularly acts for domestic and regional clients on domestic and cross-border instructions. Litigation head Uroš Križanec also handles corporate mandates and led advice to Oryx on its sale to a Canadian-listed company. Jan Sibinčič, who heads the corporate and M&A department and is known for his 'goal-oriented, out-of-the-box thinking', is also a key figure.


The firm is characterised by real teamwork, which allows it to advise on complex topics from different perspectives, simultaneously. Its interdisciplinary approach is essential for achieving commercially beneficial results. All of the lawyers are highly knowledgeable and experienced in their respective fields of expertise; at the same time, they are very approachable, not unnecessarily technocratic and all-in-all really helpful.

Jan Sibinčič is an excellent all-round lawyer, with great understanding of our business and a great team leader. He has in-depth and up-to-date knowledge of corporate matters and taxes.

Simon Tertnik is extremely competent on a range of commercial law topics and always provides relevant, concise and easy-to-understand advice.

Luka Žnidarič provided us with extraordinary tax advice; he is a real specialist in his field.

In our cooperation on different M&A transactions, the team has proven to be very reliable, highly professional and efficient, and it is well equipped to guide clients through any size of transaction, from beginning to end. We would recommend it to anybody selling or acquiring a company in Slovenia.

It has great capability to lead multinational teams of local law firms and delivers solutions that work best for our business. Besides this, it is a member of a global legal network, which allows it to solve legal matters on a global level. The lawyers have great industry knowledge as well.

Jan Sibinčič, who handles our biggest transactions and most complex matters, is recommended. As he has been with us since the beginning, we feel as if he is an internal team member; it is always a pleasure working with him.

Nina Čuden, who successfully coordinated multiple entries to new markets in the previous year with great ease, is very responsive and gives us the feeling she is always expecting our call.

Lenart Pivec, who assisted us on GDPR matters on a global level, stands out for his pragmatic approach, which made the implementation very easy.

Exceptional professionals and individuals; Jan Sibinčič and Uroš Križanec are on top of the game in Slovenia.

The company practices perfect teamwork; all team members are up to date regarding the project and the next steps.

Individuals are characterised by a high level of flexibility and strong implementation skills.

Key clients


Httpool Group


Gabrijel Holding

Swedish Match


Studio Pro M&A



Sibinčič Križanec is a leading corporate law firm, based in Ljubljana. We provide you with the highest quality legal advice across all industry sectors in Slovenia and central & south-eastern Europe.

We are a founding member of Lexcellence, a regional network (CEE/SEE) of six independent law firms  and accordingly providing services for the respective market from one office (

Our legal experts have broad legal knowledge in M&A transactions, Corporate and Commercial law, Financial law, Corporate litigation, Competition law, Intellectual property, Restructurings and Insolvency law, Labor law, and Corporate taxation. We also hold a national license to act as trustees in insolvency proceedings.

Our clients conduct businesses in variety of industries such as Advertising, Banking and  Finance, Energy, IT, Health, Hospitality & Leisure, Pharmaceuticals, Real Estate, Retail, Telecommunications, Transport and many others.

We have been advising in vast number of completed M&A transactions, including the restructuring of Httpool Group and sale of its majority share to IMS (part of Sony Group); acquisition of Slovenian gaming and turnkey solutions provider Oryx Gaming International by Bragg Gaming Group; and reorganization of Gabrijel Aluminium, producer of high quality aluminium products.

We have been advising in several significant financing transactions, including in connection with the €120m refinancing of T-2, one of the top three telecommunications providers in Slovenia.

We have also been providing general corporate and commercial legal advice and legal representation to Datalab, a regional finance solutions provider; Adria Tehnika, aircraft maintenance company for companies Airbus, Adria Airways, Cityjet and Nordica; Petrol, Slovenia’s biggest energy company, among many others.

Department Name Email Telephone
M&A Jan Sibinčič
M&A Uroš Križanec
Corporate Jan Sibinčič
Banking and finance Jan Sibinčič
Banking and finance Uroš Križanec
Restructuring and insolvency Jan Sibinčič
Restructuring and insolvency Uroš Križanec
Corporate litigation and arbitration Uroš Križanec
Competition Jan Sibinčič
Competition Uroš Križanec
Real estate Uroš Križanec
Intellectual property Uroš Križanec
Public procurement Uroš Križanec
Corporate taxation Jan Sibinčič
Photo Name Position Profile
 Nina Čuden  photo Nina Čuden Senior Associate
 Luka Žnidarič  photo Luka Žnidarič Associate
 Lara Amršek  photo Lara Amršek Junior Associate
 Uroš Križanec photo Uroš Križanec Managing Partner
 Anja Krošel  photo Anja Krošel Senior Associate
 Lenart Pivec  photo Lenart Pivec Senior Associate
 Jan Sibinčič  photo Jan Sibinčič Managing Partner
 Iza Simčič  photo Iza Simčič Senior Associate
 Simon Tertnik  photo Simon Tertnik Senior Associate
 Sanja Vujanović  photo Sanja Vujanović Senior Associate
Managing Partner : 2
Senior Associate : 6
Associate : 1
Junior Associate : 1
Business Development Manager : 1
Administration : 3
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