CMS > Podgorica, Montenegro > Firm Profile

81000 Podgorica

Montenegro > Leading firms Tier 2

With in-depth expertise in business operations and compliance, CMS boasts a strong presence in M&A, corporate, and commercial law. The practice, which is lauded for its ‘great depth and breadth’ is co-headed by M&A specialist Radivoje Petrikić and Milica Popović who leads the banking and finance team. Tamara Samardžija, is skilled in regulatory matters and employment law.

Practice head(s):

Radivoje Petrikić; Milica Popović

Other key lawyers:


‘We are working with CMS on a significant dispute. Their in-depth technical knowledge of the laws and procedures in the region is what makes them unique, as well as being able to articulate their advice with the complexities of the laws of England. Their disputes team is first rate with great depth and breadth. ’

‘Radivoje Petrikić and Tamara Samardžija are excellent disputes lawyers.’

Key clients

Hystead Limited

UGT Renewables LLC


Deutsche Bank AG


EchoStar Corporation


Flutter International


MGAC UK Holdings

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL Japan)

Kansai Helios Group




D. Trading International S.A. (DTISA)


Work highlights

  • Advised Hystead Limited on the sale of Delta City Mall in Podgorica, Montenegro.
  • Advising UGT Renewables LLC on a joint development agreement with EPCG, in relation to the development of a new large-scale solar power plant in Montenegro.
  • Representing EVN/WTE Group in arbitration proceedings relation to high-value investment projects in Montenegro.
Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate/M&A Radivoje Petrikić
Corporate/M&A Milica Popović
Infrastructure and projects Radivoje Petrikić
Infrastructure and projects Ivan Gazdić
Infrastructure and projects Milica Popović
Banking and finance Milica Popović
Banking and finance Jovana Bingulac
Insolvency and restructuring Milica Popović
Insolvency and restructuring Nedeljko Velisavljević
Competition a EU Srđan Janković
Competition a EU Jovana Bingulac
Dispute resolution, litigation, arbitration Nedeljko Velisavljević
Dispute resolution, litigation, arbitration Nenad Kovačević
Energy and renewables Radivoje Petrikić
Energy and renewables Ivan Gazdić
Real estate and construction Marija Marošan
Real estate and construction Jovana Bingulac
Employment and pensions Ksenija Ivetić Marlović
Employment and pensions Tamara Samardžija
Tax Ivana Blagojević
Commercial Tamara Samardžija
Procurement and public law Milica Popović
Procurement and public law Srđan Janković
Insurance Milica Popović
Insurance Jovana Bingulac
TMC – technology, media and communications Srđan Janković
TMC – technology, media and communications Tamara Samardžija
Compliance Nenad Kovačević
Compliance Tamara Samardžija
Hotels and leisure Radivoje Petrikić
Hotels and leisure Milica Popović
Photo Name Position Profile
Tamara  Samardžija photo Tamara Samardžija Senior Attorney
Number of lawyers : 4,800
at this office : 5
Contact : Gregor Famira
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