Karanovic & Nikolic
Karanovic & Nikolic is a full-service commercial law firm with six offices across Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia, with more than 80 lawyers working for multi-national, regional and local clients, financial institutions and governments.
The firm is divided departmentally into groups of lawyers specialised in certain areas of law. Karanovic & Nikolic’s teams focus on: mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and privatisation; corporate; real estate; banking and finance; competition; energy and infrastructure; telecoms, media & technology; employment; taxation; dispute resolution; restructuring and bankruptcy; intellectual property; and healthcare. The firm is highly placed in international rankings and directories.
The firm is led by senior partners Dejan Nikolic, a regional expert in the areas of telecoms and technology, and Dragan Karanovic a privatisation and M&A specialist, Milos Vuckovic an energy specialist, and Patricia Gannon, Irish/ UK solicitor who acts as managing partner.
Karanovic & Nikolic is active in advising on new transitional laws that have been adopted in the region with a focus on achieving a practical interpretation that is closely in line with the EU laws upon which they have been modelled.
News from Karanovic & Nikolic
Briefings from Karanovic & Nikolic
Regulatory Update — Serbia: the key risks and mitigating measures in the banking sector, the Vienna Initiative and more
There are 30 banks in Serbia, of which six are state owned (wholly or partially) and 21 are foreign owned.
Tax Newsletter — Serbia: rulebooks on tax balance and tax returns for corporate taxpayers and entrepreneurs
Karanovic & Nikolic has published the March 2014 edition of its Tax Newsletter.
Analysis from The Lawyer
‘Exotic’ investors and opportunities for legal work beyond M&A feature in The Lawyer’s high-level roundtable debate on south-east Europe
Croatia is about to enter the EU, but the path to integration may not be smooth for the Balkan states