Summary SOG is a full-service business law ﬁrm providing its clients with highest quality legal advice across a wide range of key areas of corporate law in South East Europe. We are one of the founders of the regional legal alliance of law firms - LEXcellence, a one-stop-shop legal network for jurisdictions of Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia, that provides support to regional and international clients having multi-jurisdictional business interests in the region.
About the Firm SOG is particularly noted for its refined legal expertise, high professional, ethical and quality standards, attention to detail and responsiveness, firmly committed to providing advice and legal representation that achieves long lasting results for clients. The firm provides clients with custom-made solutions to their situations and problems in all areas of corporate law, including commercial law, M&A, banking and finance, real estate, restructuring and insolvency, litigation and arbitration. SOG combines the efforts of all of its lawyers in achieving excellence as the safest path at dealing with the most demanding legal issues, largest corporate transactions and most serious disputes.
Our team is comprised of a group of business lawyers and multidisciplinary experts, who have been educated at some of the world's most prestigious universities and have been practising in some of the leading global law firms and legal centres. We have extensive experience in complex banking and finance and M&A transactions as well as in bankruptcy and restructuring matters. Our team is best known for its capacity to work in cross-border mandates, regularly advising international banks with business in Serbia and throughout the CEE region.
Our firm has been recognised by Chambers and Partners as one of the leading firms in Serbia, for our Corporate & Commercial, Employment and Dispute Resolution practices. Our Employment practice was ranked in band 3, Corporate & Commercial practice in band 4, while our Dispute Resolution practice was recognised as a noted law firm. Legal500 ranked our Commercial, Corporate and M&A practice in tier 2 and our Real Estate and Construction practice in tier 4. IFLR ranked our Financial and Corporate practice in tier 3.
Number of lawyers: 25 in Serbia, 90 in LEXcellence alliance
Network memberships: LEXcellence - Integrated legal alliance of law firms covering the jurisdictions of former Yugoslavia, i.e. Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia
Languages: English, Italian
Administrative Law Antitrust Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Reorganization Business, Commercial and Corporate Law Competition Law Contracts Corporate Governance Cross-Border Transactions Distribution Law Employment and Labor Environmental Law European Union Law Family Law Financing Transactions Franchising Immigration IP/IT Land Use and Real Property Litigation Mergers and Acquisitions Privatization Securities Tax Trusts and Estates White Collar Criminal Defense