New Member – Ivan Šimac joins as the Competition Law expert in Croatia

Leaders in Law, the leading platform in its field, is delighted to welcome Ivan Šimac as our exclusively recommended & endorsed Competition Law expert in Croatia.

Ivan Šimac has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions transactions in Croatia. He is also well regarded in the market in relation to legal issues in pharmaceuticals industry, tourism industry, real estate development, automotive industry, as well as IT industry. Having gained experience and trust, Ivan and his firm continue to advise companies in these sectors in connection with their commercial agreements, labour issues and general corporate advisory matters. They have been a trusted legal advisor for several foreign owned companies for over a decade.

In addition to the above areas of law, Ivan and the firm provide full legal services work for foreign individual and companies entering the Croatian market in various industries. He has in the past successfully represented foreign clients in commercial agreement disputes and enforcements in Croatia. With the help from his partner Tomislav Halle and their associates, Ivan and Halle & Šimac are regularly engaged in more extensive and complex legal assignments, such as due diligences and corresponding negotiations on behalf of clients to acquire or sell shares, or to merge/spin off companies. Ivan is often recommended contact by his colleagues in regard to acquisitions, competition law, data privacy issues and real estate development.

Firm Overview:

Halle & Šimac has been trusted legal advisor in Croatia for its clients, in particular foreign entrepreneurs and foreign controlled companies, since 2007. The firm’s experienced legal team advises clients with reliable, expert advisory services at reasonable, market competitive rates. The firm’s legal team consists of attorneys ranging from young members in their late 20s to partners with 20+ years of experience and is able to provide full range of legal services. Halle & Šimac advisory team experience ranges from general corporate law, administrative procedures, labour law and enforcement procedures, to civil procedure and arbitration. The firm and its partners have significant experience in handling legal issues in various business industries (real estate, automotive, pharmaceuticals, energy) and related commercial negotiations. The firm may be of particular interest for the prospective clients who seek very pro-active legal business advisor for its endeavors in Croatia.