Lasting partnerships

We see our clients as our long term partners and not as one-time customers.

Lasting partnerships

We see our clients as our long term partners and not as one-time customers.

Dr Slobodan Doklestic, LL.M.

Practice Area

  • Corporate, Commercial, M&A
  • Labor & Employment
  • Competition/Antitrust
  • Energy, Mining, Infrastructure
  • Banking and Finance

Contact Details

Dr Slobodan Doklestic, LL.M.

PARTNER

Education

LL.B. – University of Belgrade Faculty of Laws
LL.M. – CEU / Emory Law School
Ph.D. – University of Kragujevac Faculty of Laws

Primary areas of expertise

Corporate, Commercial, M&A
Labor & Employment
Competition/Antitrust
Energy, Mining, Infrastructure
Banking & Finance

Languages

Serbian (Native)
English
German

MembershipS

Bar Association of Belgrade
Delegate in the Assembly of the Bar Association of Serbia
American Chamber of Commerce in Serbia (Amcham) – Vice Chair of the Combating Grey Economy Committee

Experience

Slobodan graduated with distinction from the Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade in 2003. He obtained an LL.M. degree in International Business Law at the Central European University in Budapest, 2005 (as the best student in his class). He was a visiting scholar at the Emory University School of Law in the US, Vienna University and University of Munich. He obtained his Ph.D. in EU law at the Faculty of Law, University of Kragujevac.

Dr Doklestic has more than 13 years of professional experience, specializing primarily in business law and employment and labor law, corporate, M&A, competition and antitrust, privatization law, energy and environment law.

Dr. Doklestic was a team leader in many of the transactions in Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Thus far Dr. Doklestic has advised international and domestic clients on corporate and commercial transactions total value of which exceeds EUR 2 billion.

PublicationS

“Problem lažnih supstituta kod definisanja relevantnog tržišta u pravu konkurencije” (Problem of False Substitutes When Defining Relevant Market in Competition Law), Revija za evropsko pravo, 2012, vol. 14, br. 2-3, str. 71-96
“Joint Ventures in Serbia”, article prepared in co-authorship with Ms Bojana Jelisavac published in 2012 European Lawyer Reference Series-Joint Ventures, Thomson Reuters, London, 2012
„Serbia: Paving a Path to the West“, article prepared in co-authorship with Ms Sanja Panjkovic published in 2012 IFLR M&A Guide, International Financial Law Review, London, 2012
“Zloupotreba dominantnog položaja na tržištu u pravu konkurencije EU“ (Abuse of dominant position on the market in the EU law), a doctoral dissertation on University of Kragujevac Faculty of Law
“De lege ferenda regulativa zadruga u Srbiji – neka Evropska iskustva” (De lege ferenda regulation of cooperatives in Serbia – some European experiences), monograph in co-authorship with prof. dr. Zoltan Vig, FEPPS, Novi Sad, 2009
“Enforcement of contracts in Serbia”, article published in book “The case law of Central and Eastern Europe – Enforcement of Contracts”, European University Press, Bochum, Germany, 2009
“Protection of Foreign Investments in Montenegro”, article in a compendium on protection of foreign investments in countries of central and eastern Europe “Investing in South Eastern Europe – Foreign Direct Investments in the Stability Pact Countries”, edited by CEU professors Stefan Messmann and Tibor Tajti (European University Press, Bochum, November 2005)
“Formation of Contracts in the International Sale of Goods”, master thesis. Mentor: Professor Tibor Varady.

 

News And Events

Amendments to Law on Terms of Settlement of Monetary Obligations in Commercial Transactions

By way of amendments to the Law on the Terms of Settlement of Monetary Obligations in Commercial Transactions, Serbia has introduced the institute of electronic invoices.

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Montenegro: Government Approves Draft Law on Investment in ‘Montenegro Airlines’

The Montenegrin Government has approved a draft law aimed at consolidation and development of the country’s flag carrier airline.

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Serbia: Draft of Special Law to Speed Up Highways and Metro Construction

Serbia is to get a special law aimed at shortening the bureaucratic procedures and accelerating the construction of important infrastructure projects.

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Serbia: Regulation on Ecological Tax Adopted

The Serbian Government has adopted a regulation establishing the fees payable for activities with an adverse effect on the environment.

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Doklestic Repic & Gajin Now with Correspondent Office in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Doklestic Repic & Gajin, a leading commercial law firm from Serbia, is proud to announce that Karabdic Law Office* from Sarajevo has become DR&G’s correspondent law office in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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