Lasting partnerships

We see our clients as our long term partners and not as one-time customers.

Lasting partnerships

We see our clients as our long term partners and not as one-time customers.

Dr Slobodan Doklestic, LL.M.

Practice Area

  • Corporate, Commercial, M&A
  • Labor & Employment
  • Competition/Antitrust
  • Energy, Mining, Infrastructure
  • Banking and Finance

Contact Details

Dr Slobodan Doklestic, LL.M.

PARTNER

Education

LL.B. – University of Belgrade Faculty of Laws
LL.M. – CEU / Emory Law School
Ph.D. – University of Kragujevac Faculty of Laws

Primary areas of expertise

Corporate, Commercial, M&A
Labor & Employment
Competition/Antitrust
Energy, Mining, Infrastructure
Banking & Finance

Languages

Serbian (Native)
English
German

Membership

Bar Association of Belgrade
Delegate in the Assembly of the Bar Association of Serbia
American Chamber of Commerce in Serbia (Amcham) – Vice Chair of the Combating Grey Economy Committee

Experience

Slobodan graduated with distinction from the Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade in 2003. He obtained an LL.M. degree in International Business Law at the Central European University in Budapest, 2005 (as the best student in his class). He was a visiting scholar at the Emory University School of Law in the US, Vienna University and University of Munich. He obtained his Ph.D. in EU law at the Faculty of Law, University of Kragujevac.

Dr Doklestic has more than 13 years of professional experience, specializing primarily in business law and employment and labor law, corporate, M&A, competition and antitrust, privatization law, energy and environment law.

Dr. Doklestic was a team leader in many of the transactions in Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia & Herzegovina.

Thus far Dr. Doklestic has advised international and domestic clients on corporate and commercial transactions total value of which exceeds EUR 2 billion.

Publication

“Problem lažnih supstituta kod definisanja relevantnog tržišta u pravu konkurencije” (Problem of False Substitutes When Defining Relevant Market in Competition Law), Revija za evropsko pravo, 2012, vol. 14, br. 2-3, str. 71-96
“Joint Ventures in Serbia”, article prepared in co-authorship with Ms Bojana Jelisavac published in 2012 European Lawyer Reference Series-Joint Ventures, Thomson Reuters, London, 2012
„Serbia: Paving a Path to the West“, article prepared in co-authorship with Ms Sanja Panjkovic published in 2012 IFLR M&A Guide, International Financial Law Review, London, 2012
“Zloupotreba dominantnog položaja na tržištu u pravu konkurencije EU“ (Abuse of dominant position on the market in the EU law), a doctoral dissertation on University of Kragujevac Faculty of Law
“De lege ferenda regulativa zadruga u Srbiji – neka Evropska iskustva” (De lege ferenda regulation of cooperatives in Serbia – some European experiences), monograph in co-authorship with prof. dr. Zoltan Vig, FEPPS, Novi Sad, 2009
“Enforcement of contracts in Serbia”, article published in book “The case law of Central and Eastern Europe – Enforcement of Contracts”, European University Press, Bochum, Germany, 2009
“Protection of Foreign Investments in Montenegro”, article in a compendium on protection of foreign investments in countries of central and eastern Europe “Investing in South Eastern Europe – Foreign Direct Investments in the Stability Pact Countries”, edited by CEU professors Stefan Messmann and Tibor Tajti (European University Press, Bochum, November 2005)
“Formation of Contracts in the International Sale of Goods”, master thesis. Mentor: Professor Tibor Varady.

 

News And Events

Five lessons to learn from 50 MEUR fine imposed on Google because of breach of GDPR.

This short article by DR&G’s partner Dr Slobodan Doklestic explains five lessons that can be learned from recent decision of CNIL that imposed a 50 MEUR fine on Google [...]

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SERBIA: Novelties in court practice in labor disputes arising in relation to redundancy procedures

This short piece by DR&G’s partner Dr Slobodan Doklestic explains new recent developments in court practice in Serbia in labor disputes [...]

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SERBIA: REGISTRATION OF BENEFICIAL CAPITAL OWNERS MANDATORY UNTIL 31 JANUARY 2019

The Law on Central Record of Beneficial Owners, which came into force on 8th June 2018,  regulates the issue of beneficial owners of companies [...]

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Serbia: Draft Law on Agency Employment published

Ministry of Labour, Employment, Veterans’ and Social Affairs of the Republic of Serbia has prepared and published the Draft Law on Agency Employment.

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Competition Newsletter: October 2018

Our competition newsletter for October is out!

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