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Dispute Resolution

SELA provides a full and comprehensive commercial dispute resolution service and as an alliance is ideally placed to handle cross-border disputes. As disputes continue to increase in their complexity, SELA has put a high regard on having experts that can efficiently handle litigation, arbitration and other dispute resolution services. Our lawyers are known for their specialist, preventative approach and their outstanding knowledge of contentious regulatory practices. Our dispute resolution experts work side by side with our other practice groups to identify potential risks and to mitigate them from the start. But when a dispute does arise, we take a detailed look at all dispute resolution mechanisms available and advise our clients on choosing the method best suited to their needs and a particular matter.

Dispute Resolution services

SELA represents leading domestic and international companies across all industry sectors. Our business savvy approach and sophisticated know-how gives us the ability to handle the most complex commercial and corporate disputes. Our services include commercial litigation, arbitration, including ICC, ICSID and UNCITRAL, enforcement, insolvency & restructuring, as well as commercial offences and white collar crime. Our team has the skills and experience to control the litigation and arbitration agenda and to resolve disputes quickly and efficiently so that your business is disrupted as little as possible. We adapt our advice to each particular situation so that our clients get a bespoke service tailored to their exact needs.

Clients appreciate us for

  • Integrated teams and seamless cross-border service
  • Industry expertise
  • Depth of experience and distinctive insight
  • Preventative approach

Internationally Recognized Market Leaders

  • Žurić i Partneri: "We appreciate the attention they give us as a client as well as their flexibility, knowledge and know-how." – Chambers Europe 2018, Dispute Resolution
  • Dimitrijević & Partners: "He (Stevan Dimitrijević) is highly experienced and has a practical approach. I was impressed by the high efficiency in dealing with various issues." – Chambers Europe 2018, General Business Law: Dispute Resolution
  • Hoxha, Memi & Hoxha: Clients commend the customer service provided by the team: "We are very satisfied with the service. The advice has always been helpful and they understand our needs." – Chambers Europe 2018, Dispute Resolution
  • "Bojović Drašković Popović & Partners is arguably 'one of the leading firms in Serbia' and 'provides an excellent service'." – Legal 500 2017, Dispute Resolution
  • Žurić i Partneri: "Distinguished practice advising a range of domestic and international financing institutions and corporations on their litigation and arbitration proceedings, as well as damage claims." – Chambers Europe 2017, Dispute Resolution
  • "Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. has 'great professionalism and an interdisciplinary approach'." – Legal 500 2017, Dispute Resolution
  • "Žurić i Partneri has a really substantial and important litigation practice." – Chambers Europe 2016, Dispute Resolution
  • Žurić i Partneri: "The key qualities of the lawyers include reliability, accuracy and business orientation. They are active in finding the best solution for us as a client. We trust them." – Chambers Europe 2016, Dispute Resolution
  • Dimitrijević & Partners: “Stevan Dimitrijević is valued by clients for his ‘experience, ability to use his knowledge in practice and very good communication.’" – Chambers Europe 2016, General Business Law: Dispute Resolution

Featured news

Celebrating 15 years of continuity with a new name

Maturity takes time, courage and perseverance guided by sincere dedication, clear goals, and hard work. After 15 years of practice, we at Bojović & Partners proudly announce our new, reinforced structure and brand refreshment now expressed...

The must-attend legal event of ICC & DRBF in Sofia, Bulgaria!

Following the 2017 success of the first ICC Bulgaria regional conference, its second edition is forthcoming Regional Conference on Practical Issues in Construction Dispute Resolution and Dispute Avoidance on 27th - 28th September 2018, in...

Latest Novelties in the Employment Legal Framework of the Republic of Serbia

The National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia on 28 June 2018 adopted the set of amendments to the laws regulating employment of foreigners, secondment of employees abroad and peaceful settlement of labor disputes. On the same day the new...

Bojović & Partners - Growing in Quality and Quantity

Bojović & Partners is proud to announce the promotion of Mario Kijanović and Stefan Golubović to Senior Associate positions.

World Bank has launched in Zagreb ''Doing Business in EU 2018: Croatia, Czech Republic, Portugal and Slovakia''

In cooperation with the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness and the European Commission and Ministry of Economy, Entrepreneurship and Crafts, the World Bank has launched its "Doing Business in EU 2018."

Bojović & Partners Sponsors REBEC 2018

Partners Marija Bojović and Ivan Gazdić attended the XI SEE Real Estate Belgrade Exhibition & Conference – REBEC, held on 18-20 June in Belgrade at Hilton.

Regional Legal News Q2-2018

The SELA regional newsletter features an overview of the most important regional legislative developments recently announced in the jurisdictions of SELA coverage. Many of the changes recently implemented impact the regions ability to attract...

CEE Legal Matters Interview with Matej Perpar of Kirm & Perpar

“We are experiencing quite high economic growth in Slovenia,” reports Matej Perpar, Partner at Kirm & Perpar in Slovenia, "which for the time being has boosted foreign investments and resulted in a couple of sizable transactions.”

Vuk Drašković at the 4th IBA Global Entrepreneurship Conference

Partner Vuk Drašković attended the 4th IBA Entrepreneurship Conference: Disruption Meets Tradition, held in Munich 14-15 May 2018.

The Legal 500 Recognizes Apostolska & Partners Among Top Macedonian Law Firms

The Legal 500 awarded top rankings and recommendation to Apostolska & Partners.

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. Earns Recertification in Meritas, A Global Alliance of Independent Law Firms

For yet another year Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. Law Firm excels and earns recertification in Meritas – a global alliance of independent law firms.

Bojović & Partners maintains its rank as a leading firm in the Legal 500 2018 report

he recently released report for 2018 by one of the most reputable legal guides worldwide – the Legal 500 – reaffirms our ranking among the top law firms on the market.

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. – A Leader in One of the Most Prestigious Legal Guides Worldwide

One of the most reputable legal guides worldwide – The Legal 500 – launched its 2018 rankings.

SELA is Pleased to Welcome its Newest Member – Hoxha, Memi & Hoxha

SELA has enhanced its value proposition to clients with coverage of Albania. SELA officially welcomed the leading Albanian law firm, Hoxha, Memi & Hoxha (HM&H). into its ranks on 1 April 2018.

Regional Legal News Q1-2018

The SELA regional newsletter features an overview of the most important regional legislative developments recently announced in the jurisdictions of SELA coverage. Many of the changes recently implemented impact the regions ability to attract...

Apostolska & Partners promotes Svetlana Trendova and Ivana Kostovska to partners

Apostolska & Partners is proud to announce the promotion of two of our outstanding senior associates to partners, effective 09th of February 2018. Svetlana Trendova and Ivana Kostovska are the new partners in the firm. They have demonstrated...

Vuk Drašković of Bojović & Partners at the Kopaonik Business Forum 2018

Partner Vuk Drašković attended the 25th jubilee Kopaonik business forum.

Pencho Stanchev and Gavrail Poterov of Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. Took Part in a Conference of the German-Bulgarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. Law Firm supported the second edition of the Compliance Conference organized by the German-Bulgarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce. The event took place on February 27, 2018 and was hosted by Sofia Hotel Balkan.

New Class Actions Act In Slovenia Brings Some Novelties

At the end of April 2018, a new Class Actions Act will enter into force, systematically regulating class actions, that are already known in Slovenian legal system, however never fully brought to life. 

Zoya Todorova Joined the European Regional Forum of the International Bar Association as a Council Member for Bulgaria

Zoya Todorova, partner and head of the Corporate Law, M&A and Competition Law Practice Groups at Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. Law Firm, recently achieved yet another recognition through an invitation to join the European Regional Forum (ERF) of the...

Bojović & Partners promotes Ivan Gazdić to Partner and Milomir Matović to Senior Associate

Bojović & Partners is proud to announce the promotion of Ivan Gazdić to Partner and Milomir Matović to Senior Associate, effective 1 January 2018.

A New Achievement of Dimitrov, Petrov & Co.

Pencho Stanchev and Hristo Nihrizov, lawyers at Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. Law Firm, achieved success in representing a leading electricity service provider in Bulgaria.

Boyana Milcheva Will Take Part in a Special Event Organized By the Dispute Resolution Board Foundation

Boyana Milcheva, head of Dimitrov, Petrov & Cо. Construction Law Practice Group and member of the Dispute Resolution Board Foundation (DRBF), is going to take part in a special event organized by DRBF, which is to take part on November...

Žurić i Partneri Ranked Tier 1 by IFLR1000 for Practice Areas Financial & Corporate and Project Development

We are proud to announce that Žurić i Partneri has maintained its Tier 1 ranking in the 2018 IFLR1000 edition for the practice areas Financial & Corporate and Project Development.

SELA is Pleased to Welcome New Member – Dimitrov, Petrov & Co.

Sofia, Bulgaria, 12 September, 2017 – SELA has enhanced its value proposition to clients with coverage of Bulgaria. SELA officially welcomed the leading Bulgarian law firm, Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. into its ranks on 12 September 2017.

Newly Introduced Amendments to the Croatian Enforcement Act

On 3 August 2017, the Act on Amendments and Supplements to the Enforcement Act (Official Gazette 73/2017) entered into force. These are the first significant amendments to the Enforcement Act after those which came into force in 2014. These...

Damages Directive Transposed

On 30 June 2017 the Croatian Parliament has unanimously adopted the Act on Damages Proceedings for Infringements of Competition Law.

Ratko Žurić, the founding partner of Žurić i Partneri, was awarded a special lifetime achievement “Market Maker” award

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The South East Legal Alliance – SELA Joins Nextlaw Global Referral Network

SELA Members Expand their Global Reach

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Kirm Perpar Joins Nextlaw Global Referral Network

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Vedran Kopilović and Andrej Skljarov join the Žurić i Partneri team of attorneys

It is a pleasure to announce that our colleagues Vedran Kopilović and Andrej Skljarov have joined Žurić and Partneri team of attorneys after being admitted to the Croatian Bar Association.

Bojović & Partners is top ranked by Legal 500

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2017 rankings were released on 12 April 2017.

Žurić i Partneri – the only Croatian law firm to be ranked Tier 1 in six practice areas by Legal 500

Legal 500, the most influential and relevant international legal directory providing worldwide coverage of recommended law firms and attorneys, published the results of its comprehensive research on 12 April 2017.

Expedited Procedure Rules part of the new ICC Rules

On March 1, 2017, the amendments to the ICC Rules entered into force. Among different changes, maybe the most noticeable ones relate to the introduction of the Expedited Procedure Rules (hereinafter: the Rules), now contained in the new...

SELA - the South East Legal Alliance Expands to Slovenia

Kirm Perpar has officially joined SELA covering legal services in Slovenia

Expert article of the attorney-at-law from Žurić i Partneri published in the Croatian Law Review

We are pleased to inform you that the article of our attorney-at-law Maja Komljenović was published in the renowned professional journal Croatian Law Review (No. 12/2016). The article was published under the title "Pre-bankruptcy reason of...

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