SEE Legal Member Firms’ Partners Recognised in The Legal 500 Hall of Fame

In total 17 partners of six SEE Legal member firms were recognised in The Legal 500 Hall of Fame. Please find below the partners’ names and practice areas in which they are acknowledged: 1) Maric & Co (Bosnia & Herzegovina) Branko Maric – Commercial, corporate and M&A; Intellectual property; Real estate and construction 2) BOYANOV & Co. (Bulgaria) Yordan Naydenov – Commercial, corporate and M&A Alexander Chatalbashev – Energy and natural resources Peter Petrov – EU and competition Nickolay Nickolov – Real estate and construction Damian Simeonov…

SEE LEGAL – 15 YEARS OF SUCCESS

SEE Legal is pleased to announce that the Group will be celebrating its 15th Anniversary “SEE LEGAL – 15 YEARS OF SUCCESS” at a cocktail reception on Tuesday, 9 October 2018 at the New Venue in the Sky of Rome, La Lanterna on the occasion of International Bar Association’s Annual Conference on 7-12 October in Rome.

How will Technology Redefine Legal Services in the Balkans?

This is the main question that will be discussed during the 10th edition of the Balkan Legal Forum - The Future of Law: Technology and Legal Services in South East Europe 2018-2028 at Park Hyatt in Vienna on 14th and 15th June 2018. Business leaders and legal experts will debate on the following hot topics: · Technology and clients’ expectations · Artificial intelligence and ‘the law of the future’ · GDPR and other elements of personal data protection · The legal needs of different industry sectors · Leading change: the critical management skill of 2020s · Law firms: evolution…

The SEE Legal Member Firms Top-ranked Individually and as a Group by Chambers Europe 2018

The SEE Legal Group is ranked again in Band 1 as a Leading Law Firm Network – Europe-wide by Chambers Europe 2018. All ten SEE Legal member firms are also highly ranked individually in the 2018 edition. In total 35 Band 1 ratings were received by the ten members of the Group, including some of the most key areas of law such as Corporate, Banking & Finance, Competition and Dispute Resolution. For the past 15 years, SEE Legal has continued to develop into a highly-integrated regional legal service provider. To read the editorial, please visit https://www.chambersandpartners.com/80/2357/editorial/7/4#350232_editorial.…

The IP Practices of Four SEE Legal Member Firms Recommended in Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS 2018 Edition

The Intellectual Property practices of BOYANOV & Co. (Bulgaria) and Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP, Romania) are ranked again in Tier 1 in both Trade Mark and Patent categories in Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS. In addition, NNDKP has been recommended in the newly-established Copyright category for Romania where no tiers were introduced. Divjak, Topic & Bahtijarevic (Croatia) and Odvetniki Selih & Partnerji (Slovenia) have also been recommended for their outstanding work in the area of Intellectual Property for 2018. Managing Intellectual Property IP…

The IP Practices of Five SEE Legal Member Firms are again Recommended in The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2018 Published by World Tradema...

Five of the SEE Legal members were praised for their work in the Intellectual Property practice area for 2017 by the World Trademark Review 1000 (“WTR 1000”) who considered them to be among the leaders in their respective jurisdictions. BOYANOV & Co. (Bulgaria) For a fourth year BOYANOV & Co. received the Gold ranking in The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2018 guide of WTR 1000 proving its ability to secure the most high-profile, big-ticket work from the most prestigious of clients. “Because Boyanov & Co.’s IP practice nestles within a widely respected…

The SEE Legal Member Firms Top-ranked Individually and as a Group by Chambers Global 2018

The SEE Legal member firms BOYANOV & Co. (Bulgaria), Divjak, Topic & Bahtijarevic (Croatia), Polenak Law Firm (North Macedonia), BDK Advokati/Attorneys at Law (Montenegro) and Odvetniki Selih & partnerji (Slovenia) were ranked in Band 1 in Corporate/Commercial, respectively Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP – Romania) in Corporate/M&A by Chambers Global 2018. BOYANOV & Co. also received the prestigious Band 1 rating in the Dispute Resolution practice area. As a Group, SEE Legal is top-ranked again as a Leading Regional Law Firm Network – Europe-wide…

BDK Advokati at IFLR European In-House Counsel Summit 2018

BDK Advokati was one of the sponsors of IFLR European In-House Council Summit 2018, which took place on 24 January in London. Partner Ana Jankov held three repeated sessions focused on the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). She spoke about the main novelties the GDPR brings to the corporate world, in particular on compliance self-assessment, the challenges of data protection breach notification, and management of data transfers to third parties. After her presentation, Ana initiated discussion with the audience, which provided insight into practical concerns of the corporate world. IFLR…

BDK Advokati Advises on the Financing of 104.5MW Kovačica Wind Farm

BDK Advokati advises Enlight Renewable Energy, as the sponsor, and Electrawinds K-Wind as the borrower, in EUR 142 million project financing of one of the largest wind farms in Serbia – the 104.5 MW Kovačica Wind Farm. This is the Serbia’s first large-scale energy project financing transaction to have successfully reached financial close. BDK Advokati provided legal support on all local law aspects of the project financing. Dentons acted as the international counsel to the sponsor. The team from BDK Advokati was led by Dragoljub Cibulić with the support from Dragoljub Sretenović, Jelena…