Katarina Obradović Baklaja

SENIOR LAWYER
Head of Construction & Real Estate Practice
Katarina Obradovic Baklaja

Katarina Obradović Baklaja

SENIOR LAWYER

Katarina is attorney at law with over twenty years of professional experience, specialized for Construction and Real Estate law and Dispute resolution.She spent first part of professional career in judiciary, acted for 9 years as a judge in Second municipal court in Belgrade, and First basic Court in Belgrade within that period. In her adjudication and arbitration practice she successfully implements years of judicial experience.

After completing all modules of FIDIC International Contract trainings and advising clients in numerous projects in areas of Real Estate, energy law and infrastructure, she specialized for Construction and Real estate law with focus on projects based on different types of FIDIC General Conditions of Contracts. In project development phase, she has valuable experience in implementation of legal and contractual requirements, from creation of legal strategies to negotiating FIDIC based contracts and other complex engineering and construction contracts, management of legal issues during the implementation of the projects and representation of the clients in international DAB, mediation or arbitration proceedings.

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.

She is appointed to National PRO List of experts of ACES – Association of consulting engineers of Serbia -National FIDIC Association in two expert categories:

List PRO 2- recommended lawyers for the field and

List PRO 3 – recommended Adjudicators for DAB -Dispute Adjudication Boards. Katarina is an active member of ACES Task group.

She has full working capacity in English.

Tel: +381 11 3284 110
kobaklaja@bit-law.com

EDUCATION
  • 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
SERVICES
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial
  • Hospitality
MEMBERSHIPS
  • 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