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Karanovic & Partners

Karanovic & Partners  

Legal Services | Serbia

tel: +381 11 3094 200 | fax: +381 11 3094 223
Resavska 23 | Belgrade | 11000 | Serbia

Main Contacts

Darko Jovanovic

Darko JovanovicSenior Partner

Milos Vuckovic

Milos VuckovicSenior Partner


Belgrade, Serbia

Karanovic & Partners's Overview

Karanovic & Partners is a regional legal practice in Southeast Europe with tradition spanning over 25 years and cooperating offices in Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and North Macedonia. With more than 100 attorneys at law working together across the region, we take pride in our work, dedication and understanding of our clients' industries and needs.

As a recognised market leader and award-winning firm, we are constantly ranked as a top tier firm by all relevant directories.

We work with some of the most respected and reputable businesses in the world, banks, as well as governments, state-owned entities, startups and NGOs. We see our clients as long-term partners.

We focus on straightforward solutions and tailor-made advice. Lawyers cooperating with us are fully immersed in our clients' culture and industry to ensure that the work is delivered intelligently and reliably.

In our company culture, excellence is a must. We are reliable, adaptive and fast.

We operate under the "one team" principle, combining our regional reach and local know-how to deliver coordinated legal advice necessary for achieving our clients' goals.

We are ambitious to propose innovative legal solutions and we are at the forefront of legal developments in Southeast Europe, pioneering new areas of the law and paving the way for new practices and regulations.

  • Year this Office was Established: 1995
  • Lawyers Worldwide: 100

Languages: Bosnian, Croatian, English, French, German, Italian, Macedonian, Montenegrin, Russian, Serbian, Slovenian


Areas of Practice
  • Anti-bribery & Corruption
  • Antitrust
  • Aviation
  • Bank M&As
  • Banking & Finance
  • Capital Markets & Financial Instruments
  • Competition
  • Construction
  • Copyright
  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Data Protection & Privacy
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Employment
  • Energy
  • Financial Regulation
  • Food, Agriculture & Cosmetics
  • General Corporate
  • General Lending & Project Finance
  • Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals
  • Information Technology
  • Infrastructure & Transport
  • Infrastructure Finance & Public Private Partnerships
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Intellectual Property Asset Management
  • IP Enforcement, Anti-counterfeiting & Anti-piracy Work
  • Leisure
  • M&A Taxation
  • Manufacturing & Industry
  • Media & Telecom
  • Merger Control
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Mining
  • NPL Portfolio Services
  • Oil & Gas
  • Power
  • Private Equity
  • Property Management & Leasing
  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate Acquisitions
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Real Estate Planning
  • Restructuring & Distressed Transactions
  • Retail & Consumer Goods
  • Road & Railway Infrastructure
  • Shipping & Maritime
  • Social Infrastructure
  • Tax
  • Tax & Financing Projects
  • Tax & Investment Incentives
  • Tax Disputes
  • Taxation of Employees & Expatriates
  • Taxation of Real Estate
  • VAT, Indirect Taxes & Customs
  • Water & Waste Management

Senior Partners

Darko Jovanovic

Darko JovanovicSenior Partner

Dragan Karanovic

Dragan KaranovicSenior Partner

Milan Lazic

Milan LazicSenior Partner

Rastko Petakovic

Rastko PetakovicSenior Partner

Marjan Poljak

Marjan PoljakSenior Partner

Milos Vuckovic

Milos VuckovicSenior Partner



Tijana Arsenijevic

Tijana ArsenijevicSenior Associate

Marko Culafic

Marko CulaficSenior Associate

Sava Draca

Sava DracaSenior Associate

Milica Filipovic

Milica FilipovicSenior Associate

Milorad Gajic

Milorad GajicSenior Associate

Andrej Jelenkovic

Andrej JelenkovicSenior Associate

Nikola Kliska

Nikola KliskaSenior Associate

Nebojsa Lukac

Nebojsa LukacSenior Associate

Aleksandar Novakovic

Aleksandar NovakovicSenior Associate

Jelena Obradovic

Jelena ObradovicSenior Associate

Aleksandar Petrovic

Aleksandar PetrovicSenior Associate

Boris Radojcic

Boris RadojcicSenior Associate

Igor Radovanovic

Igor RadovanovicSenior Associate

Mina Sreckovic

Mina SreckovicSenior Associate

Ana Stankovic

Ana StankovicSenior Associate

Marija Vicic Simic

Marija Vicic SimicSenior Associate


Ivana Karanovic

Ivana KaranovicHead of Learning & Development

Dragomir Kojic

Dragomir KojicSenior Director

Ivana Rackovic

Ivana RackovicSenior Counsel

Sanja Spasenovic

Sanja SpasenovicSpecial Adviser

Jelena Vuckovic

Jelena VuckovicHead of Knowledge Management


Franka Baica Promoted to a Partner
Karanovic & Partners, June 2020

It is our utmost pleasure to announce our newest Partner*, Franka Baica. Franka is an experienced attorney at law practicing in Croatia. She focuses her practice on domestic and cross-border M&A and real estate projects on the market, advising clients on all matters within share deal and asset deal transactions. She also regularly advises clients on all matters related to corporate law with a particular focus on company law and corporate governance issues and has an extensive background in various banking and finance matters. Franka demonstrated her legal expertise while working on numerous significant cross-border M&A and real estate projects on the market...

Dragan Karanovic Appointed as the New Managing Partner
Karanovic & Partners, February 2020

Karanovic & Partners is pleased to announce the appointment of Dragan Karanovic as the new managing partner of the firm. Founding partner of the firm takes over the leading position from Rastko Petaković who served as managing partner for the past 3 years. Dragan will be assisted and supported by senior partner Darko Jovanović while performing managing partner duties . Dragan has 25 years of experience and is ranked as one of Serbia’s leading corporate lawyers...

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More on Karanovic & Partners

Karanovic & Partners won "Deal of the Year" Award for advising the International Finance Corporation and the City of Belgrade in the process of financing the landmark public-private partnership project for the "Belgrade Energy from Waste Project" for 2020 by IFLR Europe. Karanovic & Partners won "Deal of the Year" Award for Serbia for the Coca Cola HBC's acquisition of Bambi from Mid Europa Partners, organized by the CEE Legal Matters magazine for 2020. Karanovic & Partners were shortlisted on the Asian Legal Business 2018 awards for Energy & Resources Deal of the Year for Zijin Mining Group's Acquisition of a Majority Stake in RTB Bor. Karanovic & Partners won the 2018 "Deal of the Year" Award for Montenegro for EUR 2.8 billion acquisition of Telenor by PPF Group, and Bosnia and Herzegovina for ArcelorMittal TPP project in Zenica. Karanovic & Partners won the 2017 "Deal of the Year" Award for Serbia for the EBRD and IFC financing of Vetrolektrane Balkana - Cibuk 1 Windfarm, organized by the CEE Legal Matters magazine. Founding Partner Dragan Karanovic was named the "Market Maker for Serbia" by CEE Legal Matters.

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