Katarina Obradović Baklaja

Head of Construction & Real Estate Practice
Katarina Obradovic Baklaja

Katarina Obradović Baklaja


Katarina’s main areas of expertise are in Real Estate and Construction, Dispute Resolution and Commercial law. Prior to joining Baklaja Igrić Tintor in 2014., Katarina spent 15 years in judiciary. She was a judge for nine years in the Criminal departments of the Second Municipal Court and First Basic Court in Belgrade. Through specialist studies completed at Law School, University of Belgrade in area of practice of Notary Public she has gained a deep knowledge of the specific areas of corporate, commercial, contractual and civil law. Over the years she completed all modules of FIDIC International Contract trainings and advised clients in various processes of project development over the region. She gained valuable experience in legal and contractual requirements, from creation of legal strategies to negotiating FIDIC based contracts.

She is appointed to National PRO List of experts of ACES – National FIDIC Association (List PRO 2- recommended lawyers for the field and List PRO 3 – recommended Adjudicators for DAB -Dispute Adjudication Boards, dispute resolution body in accordance with FIDIC contract models).

Katarina provides advisory services on various aspects of contractual law, commercial law and criminal law in sophisticated legal matters. She is also a valuable member of the arbitration team practice – specifically providing support in procedural law matters.

Being part for two years of a high-end hospitality project, where she had an opportunity to combine her legal expertise and experience with gaining in-depth knowledge about hospitality operations, resulted in a unique service we provide to our clients in hospitality sector.

Her rich and diverse legal background gives her a broad prospective in legal and business issues and ability to provide clients a valuable combined expertise.She is fluent in English.

Tel: +381 11 3284 110

  • BA at the Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade
  • Specialist studies “Notary public”, Law School at University of Belgrade, Serbia
  • State exam, “Notary public”
  • International Contracts Training Courses – FIDIC Module 1,2,3 and 4
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial
  • Hospitality
  • Member of the Belgrade Bar
  • Appointed to National PRO List of experts, ACES – National FIDIC Association: List PRO 2- recommended lawyers, List PRO 3 – recommended Adjudicators for DAB