Marija Zrno has been appointed Partner at CMS Zagreb.
According to CMS, Zrno, whose career began in 2011 as an associate at the firm, "has been an important member of the corporate and competition team since then." According to the firm, "as a senior associate, she played a successful role in virtually all the M&A transactions assisted by CMS. These include the OTP Bank Group's acquisition of the fifth-largest bank in Croatia - Croatia's largest M&A deal and merger filing in 2017 as reported by CEE Legal Matters on January 17, 2017. She has also contributed substantially to developing the areas of data protection law and compliance practice in general."
In addition, CMS reports, "over the last few years, Marija's focus has been on developing data protection and compliance practice. She has headed data compliance projects for some of the leading retail companies in Croatia and is regularly invited to lead seminars on data protection and compliance by various trade organizations/forums."
"Marija Zrno is an absolute dream candidate for any law firm," said Gregor Famira, a CMS partner in Vienna, as well as founder and director of the CMS office in Zagreb, who went on to praise her identification in an online ranking service as a strong young lawyer before saying, "we are therefore all the more delighted that she will be continuing her career with CMS."
Marija Zrno obtained her law degree at the University of Zagreb. She also studied European law at the College of Europe in Bruges.