Doklestic & Partners is recognized as one of the leading commercial and business law firms in Serbia. Certainly our most valuable recognition are mandates that we receive from the leading domestic and international corporations, international organizations and consulting companies.
Also, significant part of our workload comes through referrals from leading international law firms, which represents one more significant recognition for the quality of the work we do, our dedication and professionalism in our approach to the mandates we receive.

In addition, Dr. Slobodan Doklestic, our managing partner, is widely recognized as one of the leading business lawyers in Serbia and is constantly ranked by main international directories of lawyers as one of the leading business lawyers in Serbia. For example, this is what independent reviewers say about Dr. Doklestic.

Chambers Global (2017)
(Corporate, M&A)
Lists us as one of the leading law firms in Serbia and describes Slobodan Doklestic as ‘one of the best corporate lawyers in Serbia – business minded, solution-oriented and always capable of providing valuable legal advice which is tailored to client’s needs’.
Legal 500 (2016)
(Real Estate, Construction)
Slobodan Doklestic is ‘sharp, to the point, and always able to support his advice with practical examples’.
Legal 500 (2016)
(Corporate, M&A)
Describes us as ‘one of the best in Serbia for sure‘ and notes that Slobodan Doklestic has ‘outstanding experience and knowledge in the field of M&A deals, which can hardly be matched in the Serbian market’.
Chambers Global (2016)
Slobodan Doklestic is frequently mandated for cross-border M&A transactions, restructurings and bankruptcy matters, offering additional expertise in related labour law issues. Sources praise his “ability to minimise all the potentially conflicting situations and find a solution,” and add: “He is reliable, respects deadlines, and gives solutions that are tailored to the client’s needs and have practical applications.”
Chambers Europe (2015)
(Corporate, M&A)
Slobodan Doklestić has experience in undertaking high-value transactional work in Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia.
Chambers Europe (2015)
(Employment & Labor)
Slobodan Doklestić remains a well-known, experienced employment practitioner. He has expertise in a wide range of issues, including labour disputes, collective agreements, trade union negotiations and terminations. Lately, he has advised on numerous transactional labour matters.
Legal 500 (2015)
Sees us as ‘a premium law firm’ noted for its ‘bespoke legal service’. Slobodan Doklestić is representing a pharmaceuticals wholesaler in proceedings before the Serbian competition authority regarding alleged collusive behavior.