• Contact

    Žurić i Partneri

    Ivana Lučića 2a
    10000 Zagreb
    Croatia

    Tel: (+385 1) 5555 630
    Fax: (+385 1) 4856 703
    info@zuric-i-partneri.hr

  • Clients

    Our clients are mostly legal entities whose business activities encompass virtually all industries – from trade, banking, financial services, manufacturing, energy, telecommunications, pharmaceutics and information technology to construction, aviation, tourism and automobile industry.

    A number of large Croatian companies and banks alongside with a considerable number of medium-sized and small businesses have entrusted us with their legal counselling and representation as well as with day-to-day legal support.

    Although domestic clients constitute a significant part of our client base, our firm has built an excellent reputation particularly among its foreign and international clients. For years we have been providing legal services to some of the largest global corporations and their subsidiaries in Croatia. We are proud that the cooperation and partnership with some of them lasts for over a decade.

    Besides our corporate clients, we also regularly assist public agencies and foreign embassies in Croatia as well as non-profit organisations.

  • Highlights
  • Practices

    Practice areas


    Corporate

    • Mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
    • Joint ventures
    • Privatisation
    • Take-over
    • Company restructuring
    • Liquidation

    Banking and Finance

    • General banking - international lending, guarantees and banking products
    • Securing claims
    • Asset finance
    • Structured finance

    Capital markets

    • Securities’ offering and trading
    • Prospectus and offering documents
    • Investment funds
    • Licensing
    • Derivatives

    Real estate

    • Sale and purchase of property
    • Real estate development
    • Construction
    • Zoning
    • Leasing

    Commercial

    • Trading
    • Contracts for goods and services
    • Distribution agreements
    • Trade licences

    Dispute Resolution

    • Commercial litigation
    • International and domestic arbitration
    • Enforcement of claims
    • Recognition and enforcement of foreign judgements and arbitral awards

    Competition and Antitrust

    • Concentrations’ notification
    • Agreements
    • Anti-trust investigations and raids
    • Distribution arrangements and group exemptions

    Regulatory

    • Representation in administrative law matters
    • Licensing
    • Anti-money laundering
    • Regulatory compliance

    Employment

    • Collective bargaining and agreements
    • Unions
    • Employment restructuring
    • Outsourcing
    • Internal employment policies and regulations
    • Employment litigation

    Bankruptcy and pre-bankruptcy settlement

    • Collection of claims
    • Administration in bankruptcy
    • Creditors’ settlements
    • Restructuring in bankruptcy
    • Pre-bankruptcy settlement proceedings 

    Intellectual property and Information technology

    • Patents, trademarks, branding
    • IP applications and maintenance
    • Software licensing
    • IT transactions and contracts
    • Data protection

    Public procurement

    Projects – combined practice areas

    • Project finance
    • Infrastructure development projects

    Italian law

    • Civil law
    • Corporate and commercial law

    Industries


    • Banking
    • Domestic and international trade
    • Energy and natural resources
    • Financial institutions
    • Manufacturing industries
    • Petroleum and chemicals
    • Real estate
    • Insurance
    • Infrastructure
    • Service industries
    • Telecommunications and IT
    • Environment
    • Automobile industry
    • Retail
    • Hotels and leisure
    • Private equity
    • Food processing and agriculture
    • Consumer products
    • Pharmaceutical and life sciences
    • Media
  • People
     

    Our legal team has been brought together as a result of continuous and careful selection. We actively seek to recruit the most promising law students for our profession and each year we grant an annual scholarship to one talented law student in Croatia. We strive to provide our lawyers with a stimulating environment for work and professional development. With continuous education and training we assist their growth into competent and motivated lawyers capable to accept the most demanding challenges of legal profession.

  • About

    Offical data:

    Company name:
    Žurić i Partneri, law firm d.o.o.

    Registered seat:
    Ivana Lučića 2a, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia

    Management board: 
    Miroslav Plašćar - president, Duško Žurić - director

    Court register, registration number, share capital 
    Commercial court in Zagreb,
    MBS 080005384,
    360.000,00 kn paid in full

    OIB: 03894745705 MB: 1121413

    Bank account (HRK): 
    Erste & Steiermärkische Bank d.d. 2402006-1100055862

    Žurić i Partneri was founded in 1992 with the aim of creating a law practice with a genuine international profile to provide legal support in Croatia to both foreign and domestic clients by upholding the highest standards of legal profession.

    We are devoted to values which we trust are essential for a modern law practice. Competence, ethics, dedication to solutions, understanding clients’ commercial circumstances as well as reliability and efficiency are the fundamental principles of our conduct within the legal profession.

    The firm has gained a reputation particularly in the field of business and commercial law.  Consequently, most of our clients are domestic and foreign companies, banks, financial institutions and public agencies. For many years our firm as well as some of the firm’s partners and attorneys have been ranked by the most prominent international legal directories among the leading Croatian law firms and attorneys. Žurić i Partneri is the exclusive Croatian member of the Energy Law Group (ELG) - a European association of independent law firms with expertise in the energy and natural resources sectors and of the South East Legal Alliance (SELA) - a regional network of independent law firms working across South East Europe.

    The long-time practical experience in a number of legal issues and cases from all areas of law enables us to devote equal attention to both the most sophisticated legal transactions and to regular day-to-day legal support to our clients. All our lawyers have an excellent command of the English language which is used daily and we also frequently communicate in other languages, such as German, Italian, Slovenian and French.

    Žurić i Partneri regularly cooperates with some of the most prominent international law firms. At the same time we also recognise our clients’ needs for regional presence and to this end we have developed an efficient network of correspondent law firms throughout the countries of the region.




    Žurić i Partneri is the exclusive Croatian member of the Energy Law Group (ELG) – a European association of independent law firms with expertise in the energy and natural resources sectors and of the South East Legal Alliance (SELA) – a regional network of independent law firms working across South East Europe.

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    At a glance

    Žurić i Partneri is a law firm providing a full range of legal services in Croatia in the areas of law typically relevant to corporate clients and public agencies.

    Having served international and local clients in their Croatian legal undertakings with enthusiasm and dedication for over 25 years, the lawyers of Žurić i Partneri have created one of the largest law firms in Croatia and developed a legal practice aiming at the highest standards of expertise and reliability in commercial law.

    A unique blend of professional experience, national and international education and training ensures that the lawyers of Žurić i Partneri are fully accomplished to work on the most complex legal assignments while always being committed to deliver the cutting-edge legal service.

Duško Žurić

Published: 23.7.2011

  • Tel.
    + 385 1 5555 630

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES

Corporate, M&A, capital markets, telecommunications, IT, real estate

LANGUAGES

English, German, Croatian

CAREER

Žurić i Partneri, 2002 –
Ministry of Economy, Assistant Minister for Privatisation and Industry, 2000 – 2002
Žurić i Partneri 1993 – 1999

EDUCATION, QUALIFICATION AND TRAINING

Stephenson Harwood, London, 1999
Admitted to the Croatian Bar Association, 1997
Croatian Bar Exam, 1996
Law Faculty of the Zagreb University, 1993

PROFILE

Duško started his legal career at Žurić i Partneri and became a partner in 1999. He participated or was the head of legal teams on some of the largest acquisition projects in Croatia and on a number of other big and medium sized investment and finance deals.

Between January 2000 and May 2002 Duško served as the Assistant Minister for Privatisation and Industry at the Ministry of Economy of the Government of the Republic of Croatia. During that period he was directly responsible for the 2nd phase of privatisation of the HT – Croatian Telecom and had a significant role in reforms of regulatory framework and privatisations in the energy and telecom sectors. After ending his mandate with the Ministry of Economy Duško continued his career as the practicing lawyer with Žurić i Partneri and has since worked on M&A and capital markets deals in various industries.

  • Tel.
    + 385 1 5555 630

PRACTICE AREAS AND INDUSTRIES

Corporate, M&A, capital markets, telecommunications, IT, real estate

LANGUAGES

English, German, Croatian

CAREER

Žurić i Partneri, 2002 –
Ministry of Economy, Assistant Minister for Privatisation and Industry, 2000 – 2002
Žurić i Partneri 1993 – 1999

EDUCATION, QUALIFICATION AND TRAINING

Stephenson Harwood, London, 1999
Admitted to the Croatian Bar Association, 1997
Croatian Bar Exam, 1996
Law Faculty of the Zagreb University, 1993

PROFILE

Duško started his legal career at Žurić i Partneri and became a partner in 1999. He participated or was the head of legal teams on some of the largest acquisition projects in Croatia and on a number of other big and medium sized investment and finance deals.

Between January 2000 and May 2002 Duško served as the Assistant Minister for Privatisation and Industry at the Ministry of Economy of the Government of the Republic of Croatia. During that period he was directly responsible for the 2nd phase of privatisation of the HT – Croatian Telecom and had a significant role in reforms of regulatory framework and privatisations in the energy and telecom sectors. After ending his mandate with the Ministry of Economy Duško continued his career as the practicing lawyer with Žurić i Partneri and has since worked on M&A and capital markets deals in various industries.