Firm Profile > Mihaj, Ilic & Milanovic Law Firm > Belgrade, Serbia

Mihaj, Ilic & Milanovic Law Firm

Serbia > Dispute resolution Tier 1

For some clients, Mihaj, Ilic & Milanovic Law Firm has 'the best litigation team in Serbia - the whole department is very trial oriented, and informed and engaged throughout the whole process.' The practice has three highly experienced dispute resolution-focused partners in Senka Mihaj, Nemanja Ilic and Marko Milanovic; between them they cover litigation, arbitration, enforcement issues, insolvency, white-collar crime, labour disputes, commercial offences, administrative proceedings and IP rights protection. At senior associate level, Jelena Papić 'develops intelligent solutions for the most sensitive issues', and Bojan Jankovic is 'a very pragmatic litigator'.

Practice head(s):

Senka Mihaj; Nemanja Ilic; Marko Milanovic

Other key lawyers:

Jelena Papić; Bojan Jankovic; Bojana Bilankov; Milica Volarev


The dedication of these lawyers is remarkable.

The best litigation team in Serbia – the whole department is very trial oriented, and informed and engaged throughout the whole process; and most importantly, the lawyers perfectly understand the importance of attorney-client relations.

There are very experienced and energetic lawyers in the team, who provide legal advice of the highest quality.

Marko Milanovic is extremely proactive; he provides great expertise and possesses very good judgement.

Nemanja Ilic is one of the eminent practitioners in Serbia; I always want to have him on our side because he has the best understanding of commercial litigation in Serbia.

Nemanja Ilic is one of the best litigators in the country, and this is shown by his track record. He wins very important cases and we have full confidence that this will continue.

Senior associate Jelena Papić is a very dedicated, young lawyer, who develops intelligent solutions for the most sensitive issues.

Senior associate Bojan Jankovic is a very pragmatic litigator.

Key clients

Republic of Serbia


Air Serbia

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Belgrade Waterfront

Eagle Hills

Galeb Group

United Group


Rafako SA Poland

Public company for underground coal mining Resavica

Serbia > Projects and energy Tier 3

Mihaj, Ilic & Milanovic Law Firm is regularly sought out for its assistance with energy production facility developments in Serbia, as well as in Montenegro, Macedonia, Albania and Georgia. 'Simply a great lawyer', Tanja Unguran's energy project expertise includes oil and gas, and renewable energy; and Nemanja Ilic's broad practice includes energy matters.

Practice head(s):

Tanja Unguran; Nemanja Ilic

Other key lawyers:

Bojan Jankovic; Jelena Papic


100% availability and quick responses – much quicker than other large firms.

Tanja Unguran is simply a great lawyer.

Serbia > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Well known for its litigation strength, Mihaj, Ilic & Milanovic Law Firm also fields corporate, commercial, finance, labour, real estate and taxation experts. Tanja Unguran  is the corporate, commercial and M&A (as well as tax)  partner in charge. Marko Milanovic is also a commercial and corporate law specialist.

Practice head(s):

Marko Milanovic; Tanja Unguran

Other key lawyers:

Nemanja Ilic

Key clients


Doka Serb

Galeb Group

Zimpa Ub

Oil Processing Company Europe

Alcon Pharmaceuticals

Global Seed

Duo Bacco

The firm: MIM Law was established in 2015 by Senka Mihaj, Nemanja Ilic and Marko Milanovic, with the goal to establish a specialized dispute resolution law firm. Before they established MIM Law, Senka Mihaj, Nemanja Ilic and Marko Milanovic worked as senior lawyers in one of the leading law firms in Serbia. The firm has quickly grown to be recognized as one of the leading dispute resolution law firms in the country, most notably in the area of international arbitration, but also in general civil and commercial disputes. Driven by the growing needs of its clients MIM Law quickly expanded the palette of its legal services. This process was intensified with the arrival of new partner – Ms Tanja Unguran, one of the leading lawyers in the region in the area of tax, corporate, commercial and energy law. Before joining MIM Law, Tanja worked as a partner in some of the largest Serbian and international law firms in Serbia. MIM Law currently has 10 lawyers, experts in different legal areas and industries.

In servicing its clients MIM Law strives to provide a highly specialized and pragmatic legal advice and 100% dedication of its senior lawyers to client needs. With extensive experience in Serbia, Montenegro and throughout the region, MIM Law aims to set a standard for both clients and the market.

Areas of practice: MIM Law is recognized as one of the leading law firms in dispute resolution, including litigation, enforcement proceedings, administrative and misdemeanour proceedings, insolvency/restructuring as well as in the area of white-collar crime. A combination of expertise in dispute resolution and specialized knowledge of tax law, has made MIM Law one of the leading firms in the area of tax disputes. Finally, MIM Law is the firm of choice in the area of international arbitration: the firm represents companies, public enterprises and states in most important commercial and investment arbitrations in the country. The firm’s arbitration cases are held under the auspices of most prominent arbitral institutions, including ICC, ICSID, LCIA, SCAI, as well as Permanent Court of Arbitration at the Serbian Chamber of Commerce.

MIM Law services its clients in corporate and commercial matters, as well as in areas of labour law, competition, banking, real estate and construction. The firm has solid expertise and services clients in specific industry sectors which require advice on specific regulatory issues, such as pharmacy, healthcare, energy, mining, telecommunications, and aviation. The firm’s general legal and sector-specific expertise is complemented by specialized tax advice.

Senka Mihaj: Senka has a long track record of achievement in complex, high-value disputes, and arbitration under Permanent Court of Arbitration at the Serbian Chamber of Commerce, ICC, ICSID, LCIA, SCAI and UNCITRAL rules. Among other, Senka represents the Republic of Serbia in several investment arbitrations. She also acts as counsel in several commercial arbitrations, where she represents, among other, one of the largest companies in Serbia in field of heavy industry, and healthcare institution from Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Nemanja Ilic: Nemanja is focused on litigation, general corporate, labour law, commercial offenses and bankruptcy & restructuring. Nemanja assists Galeb Group, leader in the field of production and sales of electrical tools and industrial equipment, in a complex restructuring. His other clients include Belgrade Waterfront, the developer of the largest real estate project in Serbia, and Air Serbia, the flag carrier of Serbia. Nemanja also represents clients in a number of high-value commercial litigations and labour disputes.

Marko Milanovic: Marko has extensive experience in debt collection, injunction/interim measure proceedings, bankruptcy and restructuring. Marko represents clients in several high profile cases in Montenegro. In addition, Marko assists firm’s clients in general legal matters such as corporate, labour and commercial issues. He also advises a high-profile innovative pharmaceutical company in Serbia and Montenegro.

Tanja Unguran: Tanja is an experienced tax and corporate lawyer. Her tax expertise includes all areas of tax, and full spectrum of tax advisory services: from advice on tax implications of commercial transactions, tax planning, tax compliance, to representation and assistance in tax disputes, in Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Tanja is also an experienced commercial and corporate lawyer who has acted as a lead transactional lawyer in some of the biggest acquisitions in the region. Finally, Tanja is specialized in energy law and has assisted clients in the development and acquisition of some of the first renewable energy projects in Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina, including legal, regulatory and tax aspects of these projects.

Department Name Email Telephone
Arbitration Senka Mihaj
Arbitration Aleksandar Fillen
Litigation Nemanja Ilic
Litigation Marko Milanovic
Corporate and Commercial Tanja Unguran
Corporate and Commercial Marko Milanovic
Insolvency & Restructuring Nemanja Ilic
Insolvency & Restructuring Marko Milanovic
Enforcement Marko Milanovic
Enforcement Jelena Papic
White Collar Crime Nemanja Ilic
White Collar Crime Jovan Vukcevic
Labour Matters Nemanja Ilic
Labour Matters Bojan Jankovic
Commercial Offence Nemanja Ilic
Commercial Offence Jelena Papic
Misdemeanour & Administrative Proceedings Nemanja Ilic
Misdemeanour & Administrative Proceedings Senka Mihaj
Constitutional Appeals & ECHR Marko Milanovic
Constitutional Appeals & ECHR Senka Mihaj
Real Estate Senka Mihaj
Real Estate Aleksandar Fillen
Pharmaceuticals Marko Milanovic
Pharmaceuticals Marko Matovic
Tax Law Tanja Unguran
Energy Law Tanja Unguran