Polenak Law Firm Welcomes New Partner Tanja Polenak

Polenak Law Firm is pleased to welcome Tanja Polenak as a new partner who will be leading the firm’s employment and collection practice. Both Polenak Law Firm and the SEE Legal Group wish Tanja a warm welcome. An accomplished legal professional, Tanja has nearly 25 years of experience in the legal practice, 12 years in the Court of Appeals Skopje and 12 years as Head of the Legal Department at Eurolink Insurance Skopje. Her expertise assures valuable contribution to Polenak Law Firm team’s dedication to maintaining a high standard of practice and competent service to clients.

Polenak Law Firm Advised on the Largest Privately Owned Local Investment in Renewable Energy in North Macedonia

Polenak Law Firm advised Thor Impex DOOEL Skopje and its owners in the largest privately owned local investment in renewable energy in North Macedonia, a 36MW wind farm Bogoslovec.

Medical Cannabis

A family-owned local company is interested in finding a strategic co-investor in a medical cannabis production business. The local company holds a license for the cultivation of medical cannabis and operates on 60,000m2. The facility is part of a greenhouse complex covering 300,000m2, enabling expansion of the licence on the full greenhouse area.

Hydro Power Plant Cebren Update

A total of nine bidders qualified in the second round of tender for the construction of hydropower plant Cebren.

Thermal Power Plant TEC Negotino

The fuel oil-fired power plant TEC Negotino will either be sold or converted to natural gas, an investment worth an estimated EUR 200 million (USD 243.8 million) to EUR 500 million. TEC Negotino launched a call for a feasibility study of its strategic options and the government will decide in the first half of 2021 whether it will build a new gas-fired power plant at the same site through a public-private partnership or sell the existing facility. TEC Negotino, which started operating in 1978, has not generated electricity for more than ten years, mostly due to high production costs. 

Polenak Law Firm Contributes to Lexology Getting the Deal Through - Corporate Governance 2021

Kristijan Polenak, managing partner and Tatjana Shishkovska, partner at Polenak Law Firm authored the North Macedonia Chapter on Corporate Governance, 20th edition, published in May 2021 by Law Business Research. The chapter is available for download at the following link. The chapter has been reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. where the article was first published in May 2021.

Cabin (Gondola) Lift

A ski resort is looking for potential investors in a gondola lift project. The size of the investment is approximately EUR 6.5 million and will construe a part of the existing ski resort. At this time, the company operating the resort is considering both equity and debt financing.

Polenak Law Firm’s partner Tatjana Shishkovska - Juror of the CEE Deals of the Year Awards

Polenak Law Firm’s partner Tatjana Shishkovska has been selected as a juror for the 2020 CEE Deals of the Year Awards – the most prestigious and sought-after peer-selected awards for the legal industry in Central and Eastern Europe.

Polenak Law Firm Welcomes New Junior Associate Andrej Stojkovic

The SEE Legal Group wishes Andrej a warm welcome and many successes in his career at Polenak Law Firm.

Kristijan Polenak, Managing Partner at Polenak Law Firm Gave an Interview for CEE Legal Matters

Kristijan Polenak, managing partner at Polenak Law Firm was interviewed for The Buzz section of the CEE Legal Matters magazine.

What is in a Corporate Governance Code?

The Assembly of the Republic of North Macedonia adopted amendments to the Law on Trade Companies, with the aim to harmonise this law with the Directive (EU) No. 34/2013 of the European Parliament and the Council dated 26 June 2013

Privatisation of the National Post of North Macedonia

The Government of North Macedonia approved the new text of the Law amending the Law on Postal Services, thus preparing the grounds for privatisation of the National Post of North Macedonia.