Boris Baklaja

PARTNER
Boris Baklaja

Boris Baklaja

PARTNER

Boris is a highly skilled commercial and arbitration lawyer with 15 years of professional experience in Serbia and throughout the region. For the past decade he has provided legal services to local and international clients in cooperation with the international law firm Clyde & Co and Deloitte Legal.

Boris has represented clients in arbitration proceedings before the local and international arbitration forums under ICC rules in Paris, UNCITRAL rules in Vienna, Rules of the Foreign Trade Court of Arbitration of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce and rules of Arbitrational Court of The Serbian Football Association. He is a founding member of the Serbian Arbitration Association and a member of the Austrian Arbitration Association ( ArbAUT).

Boris advised major international real-estate, pharmaceutical and energy companies in their acquisitions and business operations in Serbia. He has significant experience in assisting prominent clients with comprehensive contractual law advice. He understands all aspects of commercial relations, and has experience in the the restructuring and privatization process having worked with over 20 companies and advised clients on large scale loan agreements.

Boris held the position of the Head of the Legal Committee of the Foreign Investors Council (FIC) in Serbia.

He is a member of the Belgrade Bar and is fluent in English and French.

Education

BA at the Law Faculty at the University of Belgrade

LL.M in EU Business Law at Pallas Consortium, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands