Maric & Co is Bosnia and Herzegovina’s largest multidisciplinary firm with more than 50 years of experience in the country’s legal market. The firm has international orientation and its strong experience makes it the leading law firms in the country.
The Law Office Maric was established in 1959 when its founder, Dr. Vladimir Maric, started a private practice as an Attorney at Law with focus on corporate law, and corporate law remained one of the firm’s key focus points. The practice has been taken over by Mr. Branko Maric who has built it into a country’s largest legal practice with a staff of 20 fee-earners and reputable client’s list and work portfolio.
With the goal to provide the best legal services to the participants at Bosnia and Herzegovina’s market, a professional development of the firm was oriented to the growth and specialisation of its lawyers. Each department is made up of specialised fee-earners who work together as a multidisciplinary team to fully meet their clients’ needs in any given matter.
Main areas of practice include Corporate and Commercial law, M&A, Banking and Financial Services, Tax Law, Litigation, Real Estate, Energy and Environment, Competition, Labour Law, Public Procurement, Intellectual Property and Data Protection.
Maric & Co’s clients include major local and international companies, financial institutions and businesses. Maric & Co’s professional values are recognized outside Bosnia and Herzegovina, and repeated engagement by Freshfields, Allen & Overy, Baker & McKenzie, Clifford Chance, DLA Piper, Eversheds Sutherland LLP, Hogan Lovells, Pinsent Masons, and many others attest to this.
Lawyers in Maric & Co advise in Bosnian, Serbian, Croatian, English, French, German and Italian.
Maric & Co’s services and development have been recognised by the leading legal directories (Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, IFLR1000).
The Legal 500 EMEA says it “is the largest player in the market and its competency is demonstrated by the calibre and profile of the work it wins”.
According to The Legal 500 EMEA, “Maric & Co. Law Firm is one of the largest law firms in B&H … Branko Maric has an outstanding reputation, and can ‘always be recommended’; he has vast experience and provides ‘qualitative’ and ‘professional’ advice“.
“Maric & Co Law Firm is led by the well-respected Branko Maric, who often assists foreign investors with a wide range of corporate matters”. (The Legal 500 EMEA)
According to Chambers and Partners, interviewees state for Branko Maric: “He has long-standing experience in dispute resolution, and is also a landmark in the Bosnian commercial law market …” Another agrees: “He is an institution.”