Živković Samardžić lawyers and practice groups recognized by Legal500 EMEA 2021 legal directory

by ZS Law

Živkovic Samardžić is humbled and proud of our rankings in the Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2021 directory. The firm has been ranked across diverse set of practice areas and our partners recognized as professional and well organised lawyers with extensive knowledge and analytical skills. 

Miloš Milošević, Partner has been recognized as a Leading Individual, and Ivan Ljubisavljević as a Rising Star, for their Dispute resolution work. Živković & Samardzić Law Office’s lawyers “achieve positive court decisions in cases that are very important to clients.” The practice handles complex and high-value commercial cases before both the Serbian and Montenegrin Courts; it is also highly regarded for investment treaty arbitrations. Some of the client testimonials: “The litigation team is extremely well educated, informed about court practice, and professional; it also appropriately resources and is fast in its delivery of legal products.”

Ana Popović, Partner has been recognized as a Next Generation Partner for her Employment work and her team praised for its broad experience in handling redundancy, reorganization management, union negotiations, employment dispute resolution, executive terminations, and for being capable to help clients achieve compliance commercially. The team also assists with agreements involving work conditions, disciplinary procedures and immigration law. The Legal 500 directory quotes some of the client testimonials, according to which Ana is “An experienced attorney and labour law expert,” as well as her team “Responsible, dedicated and creative individuals – what really sets them apart is their expertise and efficiency. It is a pleasure to work with them.”

Other ranked practice areas include Commercial, Corporate and M&A and Competition. 

Commercial, Corporate and M&A team is described as the one that advises frequently on complex business transactions, and experienced in M&A, joint ventures and privatisations. According to some of the quoted client testimonials, the team, led by Partners Branislav ŽivkovićNebojša Samardžić and Igor Živkovski “is a great team of experts”, with “The individuals with whom we co-operate are willing to listen, patient, and always find the best possible solution for clients, regardless of how big or small our problem is.”

Živković Samardžić Competition team is described as a team “Fully capable of handling cases and transactions of every complexity,” with “particular strengths in regulated industries, such as electronic communications, broadcasting, energy and financial services”. Directory quotes client testimonials as follows: ”This law office has broad knowledge of both local and international laws; it has a dynamic and experienced team, where each member has his/her own specialty and is always available to satisfy clients needs on time with client-oriented solutions.” Practice head, Slobodan Kremenjak, Partner is lauded for being “an outstanding person and professional, who is very well connected and experienced; he is also pragmatic and proactive, providing the best solutions for clients.”

Humbled and immensely grateful to our clients for the feedback provided to the Legal 500 researchers, Živković Samardžić will continue to strive for excellence as client’s trusted Partners in Law.