Former Senior Associates Dragoljub Sretenovic, Bisera Andrijasevic, and Tomislav Popovic have been promoted to Counsel at BDK Advokati. Sretenovic, who was already the Head of the Payment Services Practice, became Co-Head of Banking & Finance, while Popovic, who Heads the Tax Practice, became Head of Corporate & Commercial and Co-Head of Distressed Situations/Insolvency & Restructuring, and Andrijasevic will head the Life Sciences & Healthcare practice and co-head the firm’s Competition practice alongside Managing Partner Tijana Kojovic.
According to BDK Advokati, Sretenovic, who has been with the firm since 2012, "has eight years of experience advising banks and corporate borrowers on acquisition and project financing deals across all jurisdictions covered by BDK Advokati. He also has expertise in insurance, banking, and payment services regulations.” He has an LL.B. from the University of Belgrade’s Faculty of Law and an LL.M. from the Goethe University Institute for Law and Finance.
Andrijasevic is described by BDK Advokati as “an expert on competition and state aid law and pharma law and regulations, with ten years of relevant experience." She has an LL.B. from the Mediteran University Law School and a joint LL.M. from the Universities of Bologna, Hamburg, and Erasmus Rotterdam. Before joining BDK Advokati in 2015, she spent eight years with the European Movement in Montenegro.
According to BDK Advokati, Popovic specializes in corporate law, M&A, commercial law, capital markets, taxation, insolvency, and restructuring. He has an LL.B. from the University of Belgrade’s Faculty of Law and an LL.M, from Pallas, KU Nijmegen. Before joining BDK Advokati in 2017, he spent two and a half years with Deloitte and almost nine years with Wolf Theiss.
Additionally, Dijana Pejic Sinik, an independent attorney at law from Banja Luka working in cooperation with BDK Advokati, has been promoted to Senior Associate.
“I congratulate Dragoljub, Bisera, Tomislav, and Dijana on well-deserved promotions,” commented Managing Partner Tijana Kojovic. “They have been contributing to the firm’s success by making steady progress in their professional development and have demonstrated commitment to the firm.”