Mojmir Ostermann

Leaders in Law endorses Mojmir Ostermann as our exclusively recommended Corporate Law expert in Croatia. If you wish to get in touch with Mojmir, please use the contact information provided above.

For twenty years, Mojmir Ostermann has been advising multinationals, financial institutions and domestic clients in complex corporate and M&A transactions related to various areas of the economy, as well as banking and finance and the capital markets. Mojmir has led some of the most complex cross-border projects related to Croatia while regularly representing clients in litigation and arbitration.

As evidence of recognition by the business and legal community, Mojmir has been singled out for six consecutive years as leading corporate law and merger & acquisition (M&A) lawyer in the Legal 500 in the Republic of Croatia.

He received his Magister Juris (LLM) degree in Comparative and European Law from the University of Oxford.

Practice Areas

  • Corporate and Commercial Law
  • M&A
  • Banking and Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Dispute Resolution

Major economic sectors

  • Financial institutions
  • Venture capital funds (Private Equity)
  • Construction
  • Telecommunications

Education, qualifications and training

  • University of Oxford (UK) Law School, MJur, 2003/2004.
  • Listed in Attorneys Directory of the Croatian Bar Association, 2003.
  • Bar Exam, Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Croatia, 2002.
  • Listed in the Directory of Law Trainees of the Croatian Bar Association, 2000.
  • Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb, B.Sc., 2000 (Dean’s Award for Best Student)

Languages

  • Croatian
  • English

Firm Description:

Ostermann & Partners LLP is a law firm that provides its services to local and international companies, financial and governmental institutions. We are a dynamic, solution-oriented and globally minded practice. Our goal is to provide our clients with advice and expertise at the highest level.

We are recognized for our dedication and innovation as we continuously strive to offer our clients creative and cutting-edge solutions aimed at resolving the most complex legal problems. Our approach is based on critical analysis and legal research of local, European and international legal practice.

We place strong emphasis on developing a comprehensive understanding of our clients’ businesses. Our lawyers respond timely and effectively by giving you advice instead of just options. We look at the big picture and the fine details.

Ostermann & Partners LLP provides legal services and transactional advice, among others, in the following areas: Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate and M&A, Employment, Energy, Project Finance, Real Estate and Restructuring & Insolvency. We regularly act for our clients in all manner of disputes (litigation and arbitration).

Responsibility & Community

Ostermann & Partners LLP is a socially aware law firm which puts emphasis on responsible and ethically oriented actions towards the local community in which it operates. In that respect, our law firm has made a positive impact on our society through financial support of students, disabled children and others in need. By care towards the local community we endeavour to create foundations for a better future.

In addition, our law firm regularly supports legal scientists and students from Croatian universities in their international and local projects, e.g., we have provided scholarships for students participating in Price Media Law Moot Court in Oxford (UK), as well as for scholars of Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb.

 

Jorge Mora Chacón

Leaders in Law endorses Jorge Mora Chacón as our exclusively recommended Corporate Law expert in the Costa Rica. If you wish to get in touch with Jorge, please use the contact information provided above.

Practice Areas

  • Advisory
  • Auditing & Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Tax

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Firm Description:

Our mission is to become the strategic partners of our clients by helping them to achieve their business objectives through the security of financial information, through administrative efficiency, through risk management and through compliance with the legal regulations of the country

In ACESA, we offer quality and timely service, in accordance with the needs of our customers, thereby creating the added value that they require.

Some of the reasons that our customers prefer us:

  • We build and maintain long-term relationships and mutual benefits with our customers;
  • We are flexible and are adaptable to changing circumstances within the company;
  • We are members of Geneva Group International, a network of accountants, lawyers and consultants that is ranked among the top 10 global networks;
  • We provide legal certainty in the tax calculations that businesses are required to report;
  • We are attentive to all opportunities for tax savings by analysing changes in legislation and keeping an eye on adherence to tax regulations;
  • We keep our customers informed of changes in tax laws.

ACESA is a recognized consulting firm with more than 20 years of experience in Costa Rica and in Central America. We specialize in providing high quality administrative and financial solutions to demanding clients who need to ensure that their processes are efficient and rapid. We have been an exclusive partner of  Geneva Group International in Costa Rica since 2007. Our managing partner, Jorge Mora Chacon, has been a certified public accountant for more than 25 years, with a degree in Business Administration and Finance and a Masters in Tax Consulting. He has extensive local and international experience.

Following are some of our services:

  • Initiating Operations;
    • Creation of corporations or limited liability companies
    • Procedures with government authorities for the start of operation
    • Support in opening bank accounts
  • Labour Consulting; for the proper hiring and management of your employees
  • Tax Advice; to ensure proper compliance with your obligations and protection of your rights
  • Immigration Services; for foreigners who require processes for a temporary stay or for residency
  • Peo Services; We hire the employees who are selected by foreign companies, and we make the employees available to these companies when they do not have legal representation in the country but need to hire personnel to expand their businesses
  • Payroll Services; We manage your staff payroll in accordance with legal regulations
  • Accounting Services & Tax Compliance; We fully, or partially, perform your accounting cycle and submit your tax returns
  • Back Office; We can outsource any administrative or financial process that our clients need, such as billing, accounts receivable, purchases, human resources, etc.

 

Carlton Fon Akkum

Leaders in Law endorses Carlton Fon Akkum as our exclusively recommended Corporate Law expert in Cameroon. If you wish to get in touch with Carlton please use the contact information provided above.

Carlton is a founding member and the Senior Managing Partner of Akkum, Akkum & Associates LLP. With 23 years of hands-on experience as a legal practitioner,  he is highly specialized in his craft. He has amassed quite a great deal of finesse in the legal practice and advised on several complex and cutting-edge transactions in the areas of Intellectual Property Rights, Securities, corporate restructurings like mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, corporate governance, due diligence and corporate finance, real estate, regulatory advisory services, labor and employment, competition and commercial litigation.

He is currently advising on a wide range of matters in oil & gas, power and capital markets,

His expertise spans through the African Market. He has the ability to guide his team towards meeting deadlines without sacrificing quality. Carlton has advised many local and international based corporations on aviation, mining and technological deals.

He is an accredited agent at the African Intellectual Property Rights Organization (OAPI)
He is a bona fide Human Rights activist and an author of many publications in law journals.

Languages

  • English
  • French

Education

  • University of Yaoundé (LL.B Law)
  • Moore Institute of Intellectual Property
  • African Intellectual Property Rights Organisation

Proffessional Membership

  • Cameroon Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
  • International Law Association- Cameroon Branch
  • Terralex
  • Hieros Gamos (HG) Global Legal Resources

Firm Overview:

Akkum, Akkum & Associates was established in 2002 with a resolve to create a distinguished full service legal practice. We are a dynamic partnership registered under the laws of the Republic of Cameroon. Our main mission is to deliver premium service, quality, and value to our clients. We incorporate a rich blend of traditional legal practice with the spirit required to satisfy the constantly evolving dynamism of business in our result driven professional services.

We have a blend of industry-recognised partners, consultants and Associates with an ability to provide value-added legal services to our clients’ sometimes complex needs. The foregoing has seen our reputation in the industry grow considerably. We present our clients with the broadest mix of cognate skills, and depth of expertise drawn from decades of experience in corporate commercial transactions and dispute resolution. Our up-to-date awareness of and participation in local and international commercial developments, which drive corporate commercial transactions enables us to adopt forward-facing approaches to legal issues referred to us.The firm has been ranked amongst the best law firms in Cameroon, with many awards won in diverse categories.

Our core practice is concentrated in the areas of Corporate and Commercial law, Banking and Finance, Immigration Law, Labor and Employment, Energy, Transport, Intellectual Property, Tax, Dispute Resolution and Litigation, Financial Institutions, M&A and Securities.

 

Konstantin Vassilev

Leaders in Law endorses Konstantin Vassilev as our exclusively recommended Corporate Law expert in Bulgaria. If you wish to get in touch with Konstantin please use the contact information provided above.

Konstantin Vassilev is Founder and Managing Partner of Vassilev & Partners Law Firm.

After founding the law firm he attracted a team of ambitious professionals with experience in different areas of law and finance. Their common feature is their love for the profession they chose, their pursuit of self-development and their motivation to provide high-end legal services with clear focus on clients’ interests.

In this way, in just a few years, Vassilev & Partners Law Firm became a reliable and irreplaceable partner of many Bulgarian and foreign companies as well as private clients.

Konstantin graduated in Law with distinction at the Faculty of Law of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”. Afterwards he acquired a Master’s Degree in Financial Law from the Institute for Law and Finance with Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, in Germany.

As a student he gained valuable legal experience as a legislative assistant to the “Student’s program for legislative studies” at the National Assembly of the Republic of Bulgaria by taking part in the preparation of the legislative study in “Anti-monopolistic legislation in EU Member States”. As a scholarship student of the Bulgarian-American Commission for Educational Exchange “Fulbright”, Konstantin expanded his expertise in the area of International Investing, Alternative Dispute Resolution and Project Management.

He won a scholarship for education in the Summer University Program in Bayreuth, Germany, organised and financed by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). He specialized in the area of Intercultural and International Business Communication.

Prior to founding Vassilev & Partners Law Firm Konstantin was legal counsel at the Supervisory Board Chairman’s Office and the Legal Department of a leading Bulgarian commercial bank, as well as paralegal at the trusted legal firm of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Bulgaria. The professional experience and expertise he gathered at these positions have a considerable importance for his development as an expert in the field of corporate and financial law.

As part of the Acquisition Finance Team at Clifford Chance in Frankfurt and the Corporate and Commercial Team at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Dusseldorf, he gathered knowledge on how leading international companies are to be consulted on a global scale. This gave him the confidence to start his own legal practice.

After successfully passing the exams at the Bulgarian Ministry of Justice Konstantin is now included in the list of persons who can be elected as an insolvency administrator.

Education

  • Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Master of Laws
  • Goethe University, Institute for Law and Finance, Master of Laws in Finance, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Practice Areas

Memberships

  • Sofia Bar Association
  • German-Bulgarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce
  • Bulgarian-Swiss Chamber of Commerce
  • British Bulgarian Business Association

Languages

  • Bulgarian
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Russian

Firm Description:

Vassilev & Partners Law Firm is a dynamic and business-oriented law practice that provides high quality legal services to local and foreign corporate clients. We support entities already established in the Bulgarian market, as well as foreign investors who strive to start and develop their activities locally in an unimpeded manner.

Our main focus is the provision of legal services to international projects in the area of corporate and financial law, real estate and litigation. We provide a full range of legal analyses and due diligence investigations, legal advisory, legal subscription services, participation in negotiations, legal representation before judicial and extrajudicial institutions, state officials and third parties.

In addition to the legal services we offer you wide range of tax and accounting services to provide efficient solutions for the overall management of your business.

We have a network of local and foreign partners with whom we share expertise in order to ensure the legal completion of complex international projects. Our goal is to provide you with the right decisions in any situation especially where interaction with legal, financial and tax advisors from different jurisdictions is needed.

We offer you comprehensive legal services based on expertise, responsible and personally engaged approach. We take to heart your business interests and get to the core of the matter. Our goal is to fully satisfy your requirements and expectations.

We provide our services in Bulgarian, English, German, French and Russian.

 

Irina Stoyanova

Leaders in Law endorses Emil Delchev as our exclusively recommended Corporate Law expert in Bulgaria. If you wish to get in touch with Emil please use the contact information provided above.

We are local and we are international. We are young and we are experienced. We are innovative, dedicated, responsible, accountable, result-oriented and imaginative.  We are loyal to our values and loyal to our clients and partners.  We are diverse. We value professionalism and integrity, and we are passionate about what we do.

We are an integrated consulting company that offers solutions to companies, causes and individuals to make their goals a reality.

Corporate Social Responsibility

One of ST’s stratigic goals is to continue to be a attentive and responsible market participant in all the communities and industries where we operate.

Through our ethical and socially sustainable business practices, we aim to deliver value for all of our stakeholders – our clients, our partners, the majority of which are also owners and their clients. We want to see our communities grow together with us.

We strive to proactively engage all our stakeholders in a variety of ways and respond to their challenges in a timely, transparent and culturally appropriate manner.

We embrace initiatives in support of the rule of law, innovation, equality, diversity, education, culture and public health.

Strategy and Planning

This isn’t the time to put strategy on lockdown. These are the times to reassess, reinvent, regroup and tackle the market anew. We can assist you in building strategies that address your most pressing challenges and transition your business into sustainable growth. We help our clients navigate risk to increase stability and agility through an expert and practical approach.

Change Management

We know change can be challenging and we love resolving challenges. There is no issue too small for us and for our clients. From integrating process changes into the lower levels of operations to visionary shifts in mindset and markets we are here to work and assist you manage that process.

Market Entry

We accelerate your speed to the market. With our local know-how and partnership network we can assist you as foreign investors in entering into the Bulgarian market in the most optimal, professional, practical and cost-effective way to translate your venture into a bankable business.

Operations

We help you structure and build your business or project to achieve operational readiness and, where you need to, we can deploy our team and network of partners to undertake your hassle so that you can focus your time and resources on what you do best.

Follow up – Implementation and Monitoring

Delivery is key otherwise the best strategy remains an abstract. Responsibility and accountability are at the foreground of your value system and we know this is true for your business operations too. So are results. We help you assess if your operational plans are adequately aligned with your business goals and we help you fuel the gaps to ensure delivery.
We stay on the forefront of national and international regulation. Our experts will assist you with compliance management and offer you the most efficient way to navigate the regulatory framework. Our legal and tax experts work hand in hand with our risk management team and sector experts to put in place the most thorough, coherent and effective agreements and policies for your business.

 

Julio A. Quijano B.

Leaders in Law endorses Julio A. Quijano B. as our exclusively recommended Corporate Law expert in Belize. If you wish to get in touch with Julio, please use the contact information provided above.

Main Practice Areas

  • International Structures Services
  • Immigration Law
  • Estate Planning

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Born

  • Panama, Republic of Panama, November 9th, 1963.

Admitted

  • 1994, Panama.

Education

  • Hill School, Pottstown, Pennsylvania, 1982.
  • Colgate University, Bachelor Of Arts, 1986.
  • Tulane University, Juris Doctor, 1989.

Memberships

  • Panama Bar Association

Professional Networks

  • Society of Primerus Law Firms
  • International Lawyers Network (ILN)
  • Geneva Group International (GGI)

Professional Trajectory

  • His enterprising character is one of the main causes of the firm’s international recognition as a provider of legal services.
  • With a native speaker knowledge of English and Spanish, one of the reasons of his success and that of the firm’s constant expansion, is Mr. Quijano’s firm belief that the lawyer always has to have in mind the client’s specific personal needs.
  • Under his management, Quijano & Associates has become a exclusive representative of the following professional networks: The International Lawyers Network, The Geneva Group International, The International Society of Primerus Law Firms and International Referral (IR Global).
  • In 2021, granted the Eduardo Morgan Award by the National Bar Association of the Republic of Panama in recognition of more than thirty (30) years of outstanding performance in the Area of Corporate Law.
  • Quijano & Associates has offices in Switzerland, British Virgin Islands, Belize and Seychelles, and two representation offices in Hong Kong and Liechtenstein, besides the central offices in the Republic of Panama.

Firm Description:

Since 1959, Quijano & Associates has provided services to an ever growing clientele, covering the creation of companies, corporations and trusts, as well as fiduciary services, the registration and representation of vessels under the Panamanian flag, and a wide range of advisory services for the establishment and maintenance of legal entities formed under a diversity of jurisdictions, including the Republic of Panama, the British Virgin Islands, Seychelles and Belize.

The firm has positioned itself as one of Panama’s most respected law firms by banks and international financial institutions, shipping lines, foreign investors and multinational companies, through its main offices in Panama, Switzerland, and subsidiaries in the British Virgin Islands, Belize and Seychelles. In addition, it has also expanded its field of activities through its own trust company: Quijano Trust Corporation. Multinational companies deciding to locate regional operations in Panama, international investment companies wishing to benefit from territorial taxation or establishing operations in the Panamanian market, and well-known shipping lines, have found in Quijano & Associates a top ranking efficiency, trustworthiness, personalised attention, promptness and confidentiality firm with more than 60 years of experience. One of the pillars of the firm is the integrity of its lawyers and staff. This principle is observed within the context of competence and a first class legal formation, allowing it to professionally and efficiently act, fulfilling the needs of its clientele. The firm ‘transforms challenges into opportunities.’

 

Mauro Mota Veiga

Leaders in Law endorses Mauro Mota Veiga as our exclusively recommended Corporate Law expert in Angola. If you wish to get in touch with Mauro please use the contact information provided above.

Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Commercial Law
  • Real Estate
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Administrative Law
  • Public Procurement
  • Environmental Law
  • Competition Law
  • Banking and Capital Markets
  • Energy & Mining
  • Private Investment of Angola
  • Tax & Customs Law
  • Employment Law & Litigation

Firm Description:

MVA is a client driven law firm based in Luanda, Angola committed to long term relationships and customer focus. Our dedication enables us to find solutions that suits specific requirements of our clients whilst taking into account timing and efficiency. Angola is a very particular market, however our experience and know-how in the country is the factor that sets us apart. Mauro Mota Veiga was the Distinguished Winner of the Legal Award “Corporate Law Attorney of the Year” 2017 for Angola, by Acquisition International.

Our vast experience includes National and International companies, including some of the biggest players in Africa and the world. We also have a network of contacts and strong relationships with other law firms and associations in Portugal, UK, Italy, Spain, Switzerland and UAE.

 

Daniel L. Silfani

Leaders in Law endorses Daniel L. Silfani as our exclusively recommended Corporate Law and Franchise Law expert in the Ohio, USA. If you wish to get in touch with Daniel please use the contact information provided above.

As an experienced corporate attorney serving as Co-Chair of the Corporate & Securities Practice Group, Dan has a broad range of expertise on all aspects of corporate law, franchise and business opportunity law. This includes franchise development and operations, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and general corporate counseling.

Franchise Development

Dan works with Franchisors and Franchisees to determine if their company can be turned into a successful franchise system. His practice focuses on the entire process from preparing the necessary franchise disclosure and system documents, registrations with applicable governmental agencies, vendor and supply chain, quality control programs and how to successfully sell franchise units. Dan also assists franchisors with revenue growth and unit count by providing a full array of business and legal advice.

Public Finance and Economic Development

Dan acts as issuer’s counsel, underwriter’s counsel or bond counsel in completing various public finance matters, including taxable and tax-exempt conduit bond transactions, state economic development loan programs and local tax increment financing. In addition, he acts as outside General Counsel for the Development Finance Authority of Summit County.

Corporate Counseling

In his role as a corporate attorney, Dan assists owners and executives of closely held businesses resolve their day-to-day legal issues, successfully buy and sell companies and develop effective succession plans. He works with clients in a wide range of industries, including chemicals, manufacturing, oil and gas, and various service industries.

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Law, JD, 1998
  • The University of Akron, MA Taxation, 2002
  • The University of Akron, BS/BA Finance, 1994, magna cum laude

Firm Description:

Brouse McDowell is a business law firm based in northern Ohio. From offices in Akron, Cleveland, Naples, Toledo and Youngstown, our 80+ attorneys serve clients across the region and far beyond. We’re a mid-size firm with the talent, diverse experience and national reach of a large firm and the unwavering service ethic and personal touch of a small firm.

With 100 years of history, we continue our long tradition of delivering sophisticated legal counsel to clients that range from sole proprietorships to the nation’s largest corporations. Our practice groups bring together the focused skills and multi-disciplinary experience that businesses need to meet their most pressing goals.

We work together at Brouse – both within and across practice areas. We capitalize on the collective insight of our colleagues, and work side by side with our clients to pursue and achieve positive outcomes. Candid conversations and true collaboration lead us to more options, deeper insight, and better solutions.

Community service is in the Brouse DNA. It is our honor to make a difference in organizations that benefit the communities where we live and work – from professional associations to civic, cultural, educational and religious groups. Our attorneys and staff contribute their time, financial resources, energy and leadership to hundreds of organizations across northern Ohio and beyond.

 

Sipho Makhanya

Cardo Capital started out in 2010 as an accounting, tax and business consulting firm in public practice. Our operations have grown since to include Law, Forensic, Business and IT consuslting. We have segmented our operations into three distinct service theatres:

  • Cardo Capital – registered with the South African Public Accountants’ and Auditors Board as Registered Accountants and Auditors in Public Practice and also registered with the Eswatini Institute of Accountants. South African Institute of Tax Professionals.
  • Cardo Properties (Pty) Limited – Business and property consultants.
  • Cardo Capital Consultancy & Forensic Services (Pty) Limited – Training and Forensic Investigations and Fraud Prevention Consultants

We consider our firm as a multi-disciplinary professional firm with diversified expertise, experience, leadership and strategic business counsel capabilities structured and printed to assisting our clients and stakeholders attain superior results.

We have assembled a deep base of knowledge within our firm and thus have earned a reputation for knowing not only the wider global business perspectives but also the nuances pf Swaziland and African businesses in a way that is not immediately apparent to out competitors.

Our Philosophy is to understand and continually revisit what the needs and wants of our clients and stakeholders are with a view to ensuring that our efforts are relentlessly focused at meeting them. We pride ourselves on the effective and efficient use of available resources a higher probability of success and minimum scope diffusion in every engagement we are involved in.

We seek to be leaders, listeners, integrators, problem solvers and above all, highly effective business advisors. We believe we have a responsibility to inspire respect, credibility, to demonstrate clear leadership, confidence and considerable professionalism in all of our interactions.

We adhere firmly  to a code of business ethics and moral values and interact with our clients and stakeholders in absolute good faith.

Our Firm is made up of a dedicated team of personnel who have been exposed to a number of projects within the financial and consulting discipline. The team is highly driven by the three fundamental elements of accounting, being:

  • Prudence
  • Consistency
  • Due Diligence

In every engagement we seek a balance between our firm, tried and tested custom methodology frameworks and sensitivity to the rapidly changing business landscape to meet agreed upon objective required.

Mission Statement

Cardo Capital is proud of our ability to offer quality services to our clients throughout Swaziland.

Our flexible approach is implemented by dedicated staff that views your business as if it were their own, and constantly strive to do the job more efficiently.

Communication

We feel that communication is an integral part of a good relationship between service provider and client and we will communicate extensively with the client to ensure we take cognisance of any issues which management wishes us to specifically address and that our requirements and observations are brought to the timely attention of the appropriate level of client management.

We believe this policy and the close partner involvement enables us to add value to our client services.

Our Clients

Our clients range in size from owner managed to large corporate companies. Cardo Capital has a string support tea. Our competitive advantage in this support area is that we are proactive in assisting the client to find solutions that meet their requirements, as opposed to only providing the rules without solution.

Conclusion

We believe that our appointment as service providers to your company will be beneficial as we will offer quality; skilled but affordable services.

Cardo Capital is a sound company with an ever-growing client base. Our style is open-minded and we are vigilant to adapting to our clients strategy in order to best meet their needs.

Jasna Zwitter-Tehovnik

Jasna Zwitter-Tehovnik is a Finance & Projects and M&A practitioner, qualified in Austria, England and Wales, New York and Slovenia.

Her practice covers the entire financial services and infrastructure sector as well as a broad range of additional industrial sectors.

She advises commercial and investment banks, Fin-Techs, mezzanine financiers and private equity providers, and corporates on a wide range of financing and M&A transactions as well as debt restructurings. The second area of Jasna’s practice are infrastructure and energy projects, including private partnership transactions, and privatisations, often with a cross-border context.

Jasna Zwitter-Tehovnik is also ISDA counsel for Austria and advises as third pillar in her practice on a broad range of regulatory aspects.

Jasna’s experience includes:

  • Advice to Governments/advisory arms of international institutions on various infrastructure projects in Europe, Asia and Latin America in the airport, road, and energy sector, including recent advice on the concession/PPP model relating to the Sofia Airport and the Beirut Airport
  • Advice to a number of Sponsors on PPP transactions
  • Advice as lenders counsel on a variety of project financings in various sectors (roads, energy, optical fibre)
  • Advice as lenders and borrower’s counsel on real estate, acquisition and structured finance transactions and debt restructurings
  • Advice on a number of cross-border M&A transactions, with a focus on CEE and SEE, in various sectors – banks, hospitality, energy, construction, industrial
  • Advice on a number of cross-border arbitration and investigation mandates relating to infrastructure projects
  • Advice on a wide range of regulatory aspects, specifically in the financial services sector

Professional Qualifications

  • Rechtsanwältin registered with Rechtsanwaltskammer Wien
  • Attorney-at-law admitted with the Supreme Court of New York
  • Tuja odvetnica registered with the Odvetniška zbornica Slovenije
  • Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

Prior Experience

Before cooperation with DLA Piper Weiss-Tessbach, Jasna worked at another reputable law firm in Vienna.

Recognitions

“Sources say: “I can rely on the fact that in very complex contracts there is nothing missing.” She is particularly active on deals involving CEE jurisdictions.”(Chambers 2018); Interviewees say that she is “precise and reliable.” (Chambers 2019)

Education

  • New York University School of Law, New York, LL.M. in Corporate Law, 1999
  • University of Salzburg, Dr.iur., 1997
  • Université de Rennes 1, Rennes, France (Research for thesis and followed courses for the Diplôme d’études approfondies (DEA) in business law), 1996
  • University of Salzburg, Mag.iur., 1996
  • Lycée N-D de Kerbertrand, Quimperlé, France, Baccalauréat with concentration on sciences (with distinction), 1993

Additional publications

  • Material Adverse Change – article published in “LexisNexis in ZFR 2017/2”, 27 January 2017
  • Der Notleidende Kredit (“The distressed loan”)
  • Asset allocation and state succession in the Former Yugoslavia (together with Thomas Podlesak, published in eastlex 2005, 68)