Emir Bahtijarevic is the managing partner of Divjak, Topic & Bahtijarevic Law Firm and the head of the Real Estate, Project Finance and Energy practice groups. Emir leads teams supporting international firms in real estate development and project investment sectors, including shopping malls, office buildings, infrastructure and tourist facilities, and in particular (renewable) energy projects. Under Emir’s management, teams frequently advise on PPPs and out-of-the-box solutions for M&A deals across a full range of industries. Emir frequently collaborates with international law firms in cross-border transactions and takes part in international conventions and forums. He has led legal teams in a number of highly sensitive local and international transactions.
Chambers Europe continues to rank Emir as Band 1 lawyer, who is particularly capable in acting on real estate and project financing and development mandates, highly active in the market and a well-respected practitioner. His clients and peers describe him as “the eminent lawyer in the real estate market.”