• OFFICE IN SARAJEVO

    We are the first domestic law office operating in the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina with headquarters both in Banja Luka and Sarajevo. For the purpose of giving comprehensive legal support to our clients, we decided to open an office in Sarajevo, so that we are available at all times to clients from Federation of BIH and representative offices of foreign companies based in the Federation of BIH.

    SYSTEM OF WORK

    We are profiled to provide services in the area of commercial law. Our system of work is based on providing quality, efficient and economical services with an effort to keep the interests of our clients adequately protected in every situation. Our experience and professional qualifications, participation in a large number of complex transactions, represent our commitment on the road towards recognizable legal service in the market of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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  • OFFICE IN SARAJEVO

    We are the first domestic law office operating in the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina with headquarters both in Banja Luka and Sarajevo. For the purpose of giving comprehensive legal support to our clients, we decided to open an office in Sarajevo, so that we are available at all times to clients from Federation of BIH and representative offices of foreign companies based in the Federation of BIH.

    SYSTEM OF WORK

    We are profiled to provide services in the area of commercial law. Our system of work is based on providing quality, efficient and economical services with an effort to keep the interests of our clients adequately protected in every situation. Our experience and professional qualifications, participation in a large number of complex transactions, represent our commitment on the road towards recognizable legal service in the market of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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  • OFFICE IN SARAJEVO

    We are the first domestic law office operating in the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina with headquarters both in Banja Luka and Sarajevo. For the purpose of giving comprehensive legal support to our clients, we decided to open an office in Sarajevo, so that we are available at all times to clients from Federation of BIH and representative offices of foreign companies based in the Federation of BIH.

    SYSTEM OF WORK

    We are profiled to provide services in the area of commercial law. Our system of work is based on providing quality, efficient and economical services with an effort to keep the interests of our clients adequately protected in every situation. Our experience and professional qualifications, participation in a large number of complex transactions, represent our commitment on the road towards recognizable legal service in the market of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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  • OFFICE IN SARAJEVO

    We are the first domestic law office operating in the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina with headquarters both in Banja Luka and Sarajevo. For the purpose of giving comprehensive legal support to our clients, we decided to open an office in Sarajevo, so that we are available at all times to clients from Federation of BIH and representative offices of foreign companies based in the Federation of BIH.

    SYSTEM OF WORK

    We are profiled to provide services in the area of commercial law. Our system of work is based on providing quality, efficient and economical services with an effort to keep the interests of our clients adequately protected in every situation. Our experience and professional qualifications, participation in a large number of complex transactions, represent our commitment on the road towards recognizable legal service in the market of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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OFFICE IN SARAJEVO

We are the first domestic law office operating in the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina with headquarters both in Banja Luka and Sarajevo. For the purpose of giving comprehensive legal support to our clients, we decided to open an office in Sarajevo, so that we are available at all times to clients from Federation of BIH and representative offices of foreign companies based in the Federation of BIH.

SYSTEM OF WORK

We are profiled to provide services in the area of commercial law. Our system of work is based on providing quality, efficient and economical services with an effort to keep the interests of our clients adequately protected in every situation. Our experience and professional qualifications, participation in a large number of complex transactions, represent our commitment on the road towards recognizable legal service in the market of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Sarajevo Office is also the headquarters of the Consulate of the Republic of Cyprus in BiH

Sarajevo Office is also the headquarters of the Consulate of the Republic of Cyprus in BiH

Sarajevo Office is also the headquarters of the Consulate of the Republic of Cyprus in BiH

Through our previous business operations we have gained great experience in dealing with financial institutions. We are participants of numerous financial transactions of great value in which we have, through adequate counseling, enabled our customers the successful completion of the planned business activities. Exceptional knowledge of contracts within banking law and work on a large number of cases (loan contracts, the establishment of a lien, collection of receivables, etc.) put us among the leading providers of legal services in this area, which can successfully find an adequate legal framework for any financial transaction. We represent investment funds, as well as a large number of individual investors who invest their capital in the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina, by purchasing the existing or establishing new business entities.

The economic development of every country depends to a large extent on the available sources of energy. Investor’s effort to use, produce or disseminate certain forms of energy, encounters the inevitable obstacles and procedures and requires adequate legal counsel. For a long period of time, we have been representing leading domestic and foreign companies in the energy sector, which perform their activities in the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

    We offer to our Clients the following services:
  • drafting consortium contracts with the purpose of joint participation in projects and defining rights and obligations of the members of the consortium
  • obtaining all types of licenses for production, trade and electricity transmission
  • gathering tender documentation
  • legal counseling on current issues

Law office Baros offers consulting services in connection with the protection within competition law. Through our work so far we have gained significant practice in this field and we are pleased we can offer our clients adequate legal counseling in order to prevent possible violations of competition law. In this dynamic field, we monitor domestic and international practice on daily basis, with special emphasis on concentration and prohibition of dominant position.

We offer our clients the answers to inevitable questions of taxation that accompany each financial transaction, including all types of taxes (business entities income tax, personal income tax, VAT, customs duties, property tax). In addition to legal counseling, we successfully represent the interests of our clients in proceedings brought before the administrative and judicial authorities.

In accordance with the growing needs of our clients for legal counsel in the procedures of mergers and acquisitions, we have invested significant efforts to improve this segment of our services, and numerous successfully completed procedures testify that we have succeeded. We monitor the entire transaction successfully and our services include:

    We offer to our Clients the following services:
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • joint venture
  • recapitalization
  • restructuring
  • all types of separation
  • partnerships
  • analysis of society - due diligence
  • Regardless of the complexity of the transaction, we take into account the interests of clients and selflessly endeavor to finish all necessary steps in the shortest term possible.

We offer our clients the services of legal counseling in all matters related to intellectual property. We have successfully carried out a number of procedures aimed at the destruction of unauthorized imports of goods containing a protected trademark.

Through our work we have become a legal service to a large number of domestic and foreign business entities. Methods of establishment and support services in the process of establishment, as well as representation in the process of registration in the register and before other competent institutions, have become our specialty.In the process of establishment and according to the prescribed by the law form (notary verification, certificate or processing,Apostille), we comprise all the necessary documents, and short terms for action and the completion of the registration process puts us among the leading providers of these types of legal services. To foreign business entities we offer services in the process of establishment and registration of representative and branch offices on the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as the assistance in the process of issuing work and residency permits.

    In addition to the procedure of establishment, we offer the following services to business entities:
  • Organization of shareholder meetings of a joint stock company (or of a limited liability company, as appropriate)
  • Presiding meetings of the share holders’ assembly, organization of the verification commission, voting system and implementation of the entire assembly procedure
  • Change of the legal form of companies
  • Registration in the Court Register and other relevant institutions, changes all of data relevant for legal transactions relating to companies
  • Preparation of all types of contracts necessary for successful operation of a company
  • Conversion of receivables into share capital
  • Forced purchase and forced sale of shares
  • Organization of the corporate governance system in the company
  • Adequate legal advice for all issues in everyday business operations

By using extensive experience of our associates gained while working in the capital market of the Republic of Srpska and financial institutions, we provide all kinds of legal services relating to:

  • Joint Stock Companies takeovers
  • Issuance of securities
  • Representation in all procedures before the capital markets institutions (Securities Commission, Central Registry of Securities, Stock Exchange)

We successfully represent the interests of the insured in all procedures of payment of compensation, i.e. of the sum insured as a result of the occurrence of the insured event and our services include:

  • Representation of injured parties in the proceedings for compensation of damages caused by motor vehicles before the insurance companies and Protection Fund of the Republic of Srpska(BiH) if the damage was caused by an unknown, uninsured vehicle, as well as in the case of bankruptcy of the insurer, in order to liquidate the claim and reach the out of court settlement
  • Representation of the injured parties in civil proceedings, due to the lack of the out of court settlement in the liquidation of a claim before the insurance company and Protection Fund of the Republic of Srpska (BiH)
  • Representation of injured parties in the process of compensation for damage under the policy of collective insurance of workers and the life insurance policy
  • Representation of the insured in proceedings of compensation for damage under all policies of property insurance
  • Besides the insured parties, we successfully represent the interests of insurance companies in the process for recourse claims against persons responsible for the traffic accident (and the damage caused) under the conditions prescribed by law (recourse claim receivables).

We represent the interests of our clients in all types of commercial disputes, both in simple (undisputed) ones, which are dealing with the omission to act according to the invoice for the goods supplied and services rendered, as well as highly complex commercial disputes, which arise as a result of numerous compensation involving commercial entities and vaguely formulated contractual provisions, where the rights and obligations of the contracting parties cannot be easily determined.

    Our services also include:
  • Representation in a variety of civil proceedings, which are usually related to compensation of damages, collection of receivables, contractual relationships and etc.
  • Representation in all types administrative procedures initiating and conducting administrative proceedings
  • Representation in misdemeanor proceedings before judicial, inspection and other state authorities

In accordance with the expressed needs of our clients, we perform analysis of individual legal and bylaw provisions and we submit to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Srpska the initiative to start the procedure for assessing the constitutionality and legality. If all legal remedies are exhausted, or if it is evident that addressing a specific authority or court does not have the desired effect, our services also include filing an appeal to the Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina's in order to protect the constitutional rights and the petition to the International Court for Human Rights headquartered in Strasbourg as the court of last resort.

If necessary Law Office Baros provides legal services relating to:

  • Representation of heirs, as well as of testators’ trustees in the procedure of division of estate
  • Representation in the procedure of determining compensation for expropriated real estate
  • Division of personal effects and property in co-ownership
  • Providing evidence in an extra-judicial procedure
  • Other extra-judicial procedures

Law office Baros provides legal advice to employers, which includes:

  • Legal assistance to employers in the procedure of conclusion of employment contracts or hiring employees based on contracts on provision of temporary or occasional services
  • Drafting all rulebooks necessary for successful business operation (Rulebook on Labour, Rulebook on Disciplinary Liability of Employees, Rulebook on Internal Organization and Job Classification, Rulebook on Salaries, Rulebook on Public Procurements, Rulebook on Office Management, Rulebook on Training the Trainees, Rulebook on Use of Official Cars, etc.)
  • Advice to employers aimed at protection of work discipline and increasing performance at work
  • Cancelation of the employment contracts by employers and guidelines related to the procedure for determining the employee’s disciplinary liability
  • Protection of employers interest in a court proceedings
  • We successfully protect employees in case of infringement of employment-related rights in the process before the employer, as well as employees rights in court proceedings.

We are one of rare law offices on the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina that deals with the representation before the Central Election Commission of BIH in the proceedings on the Election Law application, establishing the existence of conflicts of interest and incompatibility of functions of elected representatives in the authorities at all levels. Our services include filing ordinary legal remedies against the decisions of the Central Election Commission of BiH, Appellate Division of the Court of BiH, as well as extraordinary legal remedies.

Finding an appropriate financial model in the process of real estate development Registration procedure with the competent bodies in charge of registering the ownership rights and other real estate-related rights Creating lien against real property

    We provide the following services to our clients:
  • Assisting in the procedure of real estate development, selection of an appropriate location and its legal analysis
  • Preliminary actions, i.e. collecting all necessary licenses, approvals and building permits
  • Finding an appropriate financial model in the process of real estate development
  • Registration procedure with the competent bodies in charge of registering the ownership rights and other real estate-related rights
  • Creating lien against real property
  • Concessions

Given the extensive experience of our associates, and appreciating their participation in the change of certain legal provisions governing the institute of notaries in the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina, we offer our clients specialized legal advice which includes:

  • Drafting all documents that are subject to obligatory notarization, i.e., that have to be made in the form of a notarized document (contracts on transfer of ownership right on real estate, memoranda of association of companies, marital and premarital contracts and other legal transactions)
  • Representation of the parties in the procedure of notarization of documents, warning the parties additionally about certain contractual provisions and their clarification, for the sake of protection of their interest and for legal security
  • Acting in compliance with the principle of cost-effectiveness and finding solutions that are financially best for the party
  • Representation of the parties in the procedure of notarization of documents, warning the parties additionally about certain contractual provisions and their clarification, for the sake of protection of their interest and for legal security

Given the length of litigation (from the moment of filing a suit until the moment of the verdict becoming final), we draw our clients’ attention to the possibility of out-of-court dispute resolution, and propose agreements based on which they can win their claims efficiently thus avoid long litigation process. Out-of-court settlement agreements, made in the form of a notarized document with the executive clause subjecting the debtor to prompt enforced performance in case of its failure to comply with a contractual obligation, fully replace valid court verdicts, thus adequately protecting the interests of creditors. Therefore we suggest the conclusion of these agreements always when it is possible having in mind the circumstances of a specific case.

For the needs of legal entities, we offer an extensive support for all legal issues and dilemmas in their day-to-day business operations with a fee defined at a monthly basis. Available at any moment, we offer necessary legal assistance within the shortest reasonable time.

We have had a large number of successfully completed transactions

We have had a large number of successfully completed transactions

We have had a large number of successfully completed transactions

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Contact info:
Phone + 387 51 961 780
Fax + 387 51 961 781
E-mail: predrag.baros@bblegal.ba

Predrag Baroš
is a founder and partner of Law Office Baros and has extensive experience in corporate and commercial law of Bosnia and Herzegovina. He is particularly focused on energy and infrastructure, M & A transactions, dispute resolution, competition law, notary law, insurance law, and advising foreign investors. With exceptional dedication to work, Predrag is responsible for the organization of the Office and his innovations contribute to improving the business. As a former representative of Bosnia and Herzegovina in judo, he tries to transfer the energy from the sports field on operations of the Office.

Education:

  • The defense of the doctoral dissertation (The notary role in companies law) Faculty of Law of Novi Sad University (2013)
  • The defense of the Master’s thesis (Liability Insurance of Owners and Users of Motor Vehicles for Damage Caused to Third Persons) Faculty of Law of Novi Sad University (2008)
  • Faculty of Law of Banja Luka University (2005)

Membership:

  • Bar Association of the Republic of Srpska (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
  • European committee for protection of consumers’ rights with headquarters in London

Business biography

  • Law office BAROS, partner (since 2011)
  • Investment-Development Bank of the Republic of Srpska (2008-2010)
  • Notary office Gordana Gerdijan (2008)
  • Primary Court in Banja Luka (2005-2007)

Languages

  • English
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Contact info:
Phone + 387 33 844 808
Fax + 387 33 844 809
E-mail: nenad.baros@bblegal.ba

Nenad Baroš
is a founder and partner of Law Office Baros and has extensive experience in corporate and commercial law of Bosnia and Herzegovina. He is particularly focused on energy and infrastructure, M & A transactions, finance and banking, taxes, capital market, and advising foreign investors. Nenad has great negotiation and management skills. Very successful judo career has affected the business, so his energetic approach to work on the cases is not surprising. In addition to the operations performed by Nenad in the Office, he teaches the subject Business Law at the Faculty of Economics at University of Banja Luka.

Education:

  • The defense of the doctoral dissertation (Legal aspects of supervision of the participants in the capital market in the Republic of Srpska) Faculty of Law of Novi Sad University (2013)
  • The defense of the Master’s thesis (Joint Stock Companies Takeover) Faculty of Law of Novi Sad University (2008)
  • Faculty of Law of Banja Luka University (2005)

Membership

  • Bar Association of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Business biography

  • Law Office Baroš & Bičakčić, partner (since 2015)
  • Law office BAROŠ, partner (since 2011)
  • Faculty of Economics, University of Banja Luka (since 2009)
  • Republic of Srpska Securities Commission (2006-2009)
  • Primary Court in Banja Luka (2005-2007)

Languages

  • English
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Contact info:
Phone +387 33 844 808
Fax +387 33 844 809
E-mail: fedja.bicakcic@bblegal.ba

Feđa Bičakčić
is a partner in the Law office Baroš & Bičakčić and has a significant experience in corporate and business law of Bosnia and Herzegovina. He is particularly focused on M&A transactions, dispute resolution, labor-legal relations, advising foreign investor in the area of propery law. The exceptional dedication, experience gained through working in large, regional law offices, participation in numerous transactions of domestic and foreign business entities, represent Feđa's qualities, which facilitate his organization and improvement of work of office in Sarajevo.

Education:

  • Faculty of Law University in Sarajevo (2007)

Membership

  • Bar Association of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH)

Business biography

  • Law office Baroš & Bičakčić, partner (2015)
  • Law office Feđa Bičakčić (2014-2015)
  • Law office Karanović & Nikolić (2010 –2014 )
  • Uniqa osiguranje d.d. Sarajevo (2009 – 2010
  • Law office Spaho (2007 – 2009)

Languages

  • English
  • German
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Contact info:
Phone + 387 51 961 780
Fax + 387 51 961 781
E-mail: todor.duvnjak@bblegal.ba

Todor Duvnjak
started his law career in the law office Baros and his hard work and dedication won the sympathies of clients in dealing with large numbers of cases. He is particularly focused on energetics and infrastructure, dispute resolution, insurance law, advising foreign investors, the procedures of registration in the court register, and work and residence permits.

Education

  • Faculty of Law at University of Banja Luka (2012)

Membership

  • Bar Association of the Republic of Srpska (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Business biography

  • Law office BAROŠ, associate (2014)
  • Poslovni Savjetnik d.o.o. Banja Luka, trainee (2012-2013)

Languages

  • English
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Contact info:
Phone + 387 51 961 780
Fax + 387 51 961 781
E-mail: nemanja.sikman@bblegal.ba

Nemanja Šikman
started his law career in the law office Baroš. He graduated from Faculty of Law in Belgrade with an exceptionally high grade point average and he adopts a very dynamic approach to work on entrusted cases.

Education

  • Faculty of Law at University of Belgrade (2014)

Membership

  • Bar Association of the Republic of Srpska (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Business biography

  • Law office BAROŠ, associate (2015)

Languages

  • English
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Contact info:
Phone +387 33 844 808
Fax +387 33 844 809
E-mail: adna.kreso@bblegal.ba

Adna Kreso
has started its trainee career in Law office Baroš & Bičakčić. She graduated from Faculty of Law in Sarajevo, and as the new member of our team she is graced with energy, professionalism and dedication./p>

Education

  • Faculty of Law University in Sarajevo (2015)

Business biography

  • Law office Baroš & Bičakčić (2015)

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
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Contact info:
Phone + 387 51 961 780
Fax + 387 51 961 781
E-mail: info@bblegal.ba

Maja Vučić
is the office manager of law office Baros and is responsible for financial and administrative affairs. Her selfless commitment enables efficiency of office’s operations and functioning. She graduated from American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina and has flawless knowledge of English legal terminology, which makes her an exceptionally good interpreter and translator of English, and it was confirmed by passing an examination for a certified court interpreter for the English language.

Education

  • American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina (2013)

Business biography

  • Law office BAROŠ, office manager (2014)
  • Certified court interpreter for the English language (2014)
  • Poslovni Savjetnik d.o.o. Banja Luka, secretary (2013-2014)
  • MKF “Mikra” trainee-volunteer (2013)

Languages

  • English
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Law office BAROS offers to law graduates with or without experience the possibility of professional development and work in a very pleasant environment. We expect a lot from our associates and each of them must adopt a patient and systematic work system, which along with the selfless commitment, always leads to adequate solution. It is our pleasure to offer employment to those candidates who, with work and dedication, want to affirm their personality and make a contribution to the development of the Office. Proficiency in English is an advantage when it comes to employment. If you want to apply for a position in our office, please send your CV together with a motivation letter via e-mail to one of our partners.

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Contact:
Adress: Maršala Tita 28
Phone: +387 33 844 808
Email:info@bblegal.ba



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In addition to office in Banja Luka, which has been operating since November 2010, we have opened an office in Sarajevo with a desire to improve the way of providing our services in the whole territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina.


In addition to office in Banja Luka, which has been operating since November 2010, we have opened an office in Sarajevo with a desire to improve the way of providing our services in the whole territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Banja Luka is the capital city and financial center of Republic of Sprska, and at the same time it is the seat of financial institutions of Republic of Srpska, Indirect Taxation Authority of Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as domestic and foreign companies. Beginning of our business activities associates us with Banja Luka. By representing clients in various proceedings before the national authorities and working on a large number of transactions, we have gained valuable experience and ability to finish a particular job in the shortest reasonable time. From the very beginning, we have strived to have a distinctive system of work. We have fully incorporated positive experiences of our office in Banja Luka, efficiency in handling the cases and availability to our customers, with the office in Sarajevo.

Sarajevo is the capital and economically most developed city of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the seat of financial institutions of Bosnia and Herzegovina, its administrative and economic center, with the largest number of registered businesses. Representative offices of world's leading companies are in Sarajevo. Thanks to the adopted software solution, our office in Banja Luka and Sarajevo, have a single database, the same way of case management and handling, and provide the same quality service for the entire territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Attorneys and associates of both offices participate together in work on all transactions.