Aleš Rojs

Aleš Rojs

Managing Partner

Fluent in:

English, German, Serbian, Croatian

Aleš Rojs is a cofounder of Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & Partners and has been managing the firm since 1989, with a vision to establish a leading corporate law firm in Slovenia with a highly proficient team of lawyers.

Fluent in:

English, German, Serbian, Croatian

He is a cofounder and conceptual leader of the Top-tier Legal Adriatic (TLA), which is an alliance of leading law firms from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Slovenia.

He has been working on all major M&A projects in Slovenia for more than twenty years and he can offer invaluable experience and insightful knowledge about the Slovenian market and European law. He has advised numerous domestic and international clients within various business sectors on major privatisation, M&A and restructuring projects, and has also acted as a bankruptcy administrator. In today’s market, he is particularly recognised by the clients and peers for his strong drive to bring every deal to completion.

Highlights include advising/representing

  • One of the largest companies in the SEE with respect to the acquisition of a Slovenia-based retailer thereby creating a champion retailer in the region
  • One of the global pharmaceutical companies on the acquisition of the largest Slovenian pharmaceutical company
  • Foreign industrial metallurgical company on the privatisation process and acquisition of Slovene steelworks
  • The largest Slovenian company, active in energy sector on the joint venture process, arbitration proceedings, financial restructurings and other corporate matters
  • An important international media company on its joint venture with a telecommunication company
  • The largest Slovenia-based meat producer on its restructuring process and search for investors
  • One of the private equity houses on due diligence process, structuring, acquisition financing and takeover legislation, with respect to the acquisition of Slovenia-based breweries
  • Major Slovenian companies on the privatisation process
  •  Numerous clients in court and arbitration proceedings with a value of over EUR 1 billion