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Firm Profile

Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & partnerji, o.p., d.o.o.

Firm Profile

Ljubljana

  • Profile
  • Tivolska 48
  • Ljubljana
  • Central Slovenia
  • Slovenia
  • 1000

Firm profile submitted by Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & partnerji, o.p., d.o.o.

Chairman: Aleš Rojs, Managing partner
Managing Partners: Grega Peljhan
Number of partners: 10
Number of lawyers: 35
Languages: English, French, German, Serbian, Croatian


The law firm Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & partners was established in 1989 and is today one of the largest full service Slovenian law firms with a strong financial and corporate legal team, recognised for its comprehensive legal solutions based on extensive knowledge, experience and concern for clients’ needs. Strong track record, goal orientation and ability to combine international experience with a sound application of local law is what makes this law firm the first choice firm for a number of foreign clients. Lawyers offer high standard legal services to domestic and international clients, active in different economic sectors. In 2014 the law firm co-founded Top-Tier Legal Adriatic (TLA), which is an alliance of leading law firms operating in the Adriatic region (former Yugoslavian countries). TLA is connecting the knowledge of more than 110 top lawyers, who speak 13 languages and have the capacity to be involved in various multijurisdictional projects.



Banking & Finance:
5 partners, 22 fee earners based in Slovenia
■ Representation of several sellers and purchasers of non-performing loans, including Bank of America Merrill Lynch with respect to its purchases of Elan debt and equity and Alpina debt
■ Representation of: 1.Raiffeisen on the sale of Sava d.d. debt to York Global Finance Offshore BDH(Luxembourg) S.a.r.l. – Partners: Sergej Omladič 2.HETA Asset Resolution on the sale of Sava d.d. debt to York Global Finance Offshore BDH (Luxembourg) S.a.r.l. 3.HETA Asset Resolution on the sale of Istrabenz d.d. debt to DUTB –
■ Representation of Slovenian State bad bank entity (Bad Assets Management Company) with respect to the complexities revolving around the insolvency of T-2, a Slovenian triple play provider
Partners: Grega Peljhan, Bojan Šporar, Sergej Omladič, Gregor Pajek, Matic Novak
Key Clients: Bank of America Merrill Lynch, HETA Asset Resolution d.o.o., Raiffeisen Banka d.d., Sparkasse bank, Erste Group Bank AG, Deutsche bank.

Corporate/M&A:
10 partners, 24 fee earners based in Slovenia
■ Representation of Avtotehna d.d. as the seller of 100% shares in Swatycomet d.o.o.. The chosen bidder was Weiler Corporation, a leading provider of different products for surface conditioning. It acquired 100% of shares in Swatycomet d.o.o.. Key parts of the transaction concerned addressing issues with respect to export sanctions applying under EU law and US regimes. Matter value - EUR 50 – 60 million
Partners: Aleš Rojs, Grega Peljhan, Robert Prelesnik, Tomaž Ilešič, Matija Testen, David Premelč, Bojan Šporar, Sergej Omladič, Gregor Pajek and Matic Novak

Insolvency:
5 partners, 22 fee earners based in Slovenia
■ Representation of a creditor BAMC in a compulsory settlement procedure initiated upon creditors’ request against a financial holding Sava d.d. Sava d.d. total indebtedness amounts to over EUR 200 Million, whereby the BAMC holds an exposure of over EUR 100 Million and is the single largest creditor
■ Our law firm lead the motion for bankruptcy for various creditors against T-2 d.o.o. (the leading optical cable operator in Slovenia). The primary importance of the case for the Slovenian banking sector is its huge size (exposure of approximately EUR 200 mil)
Partners: Grega Peljhan, Bojan Šporar, Sergej Omladič, Gregor Pajek and Matic Novak
Key Clients: BAMC

Capital Markets:
2 partners, 10 fee earners based in Slovenia
■ Representation of a banking group on the issue of over EUR 100 million pass-through notes by its local subsidiaries (this was ground-breaking work in Slovenia as previously in similar deals foreign SPVs were used and the work required close cooperation with the Bank of Slovenia) and subsequent execution of pass-through agreements
Partner: Grega Peljhan, Gregor Pajek Key Clients: HETA Asset Resolution d.o.o.

Real Estate and Construction:
3 partners, 11 fee earners based in Slovenia
■ Representation of Hypo leasing d.o.o. with respect to selling of 60 locations of Hofer Shopping Centres in Slovenia. Matter Value App. EUR 100 million. Representation of the City of Ljubljana in this PPP for completion of the Sport Park Stozice and preparation of final accounts with the private partner
Partner: Grega Peljhan, Robert Prelesnik, Matija Testen
Key Clients: City of Ljubljana, University medical centre Ljubljana, CENTRICE Ljubljana d.o.o.

Infrastructure and Energy: 4 partners, 11 fee earners based in Slovenia
■ Representation of Tuffieh Funds/CS Cargo in the acquisition process of Intereuropa, one of the largest regional logistics companies. Partners: Robert Prelesnik, Grega Peljhan
■ Representation of DARS d.d. (Motorway Company in the Republic of Slovenia) in the construction of the motorway network in Slovenia, including the Markovec Tunnel and several other infrastructural and logistic projects.
Partners: Aleš Rojs, Grega Peljhan, Robert Prelesnik, Matija Testen
Key Clients: DARS (Motorway Company)

Intellectual property:
3 partners, 11 fee earners based in Slovenia
■ Representation of SAZAS (The Society of Composers and Authors for the Copyright Protection) in several litigations cases, including in several cases initiated against national television for the compensation for the unauthoriSed use of copyright-protected music on television
Partners: Tomaž Ilešič, Matija Testen and Sergej Omladič
Key Clients: SAZAS

Litigation and Arbitration:
5 partners, 11 fee earners based in Slovenia
■ Representation of a Slovenian investor, Elektrogospodarstvo Slovenije, razvoj in inženiring d.o.o. and HSE (Holding of Slovenian power plants) as lead counsel in ICSID investment treaty arbitration against Bosnia and Herzegovina,for the compensation of more than EUR 700 million of damages. The only Slovenian – based counsel, acting in front of ICSID

Branches

  • Tivolska 48,
  • Ljubljana,
  • Central Slovenia
  • Slovenia
  • 1000
  • Tel +386 1 23 06 750
  • Fax +386 1 43 25 123
  • Email : [email protected]
  • Website : www.rppp.si