Robert Prelesnik

Robert Prelesnik

Senior Partner

Fluent in:

English, Serbian, Croatian, French

Robert is a senior partner at Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & Partners and specialises in infrastructure, real estate and construction law, energy, public procurement, privatisation and reorganisation, corporate and commercial law.

Fluent in:

English, Serbian, Croatian, French

He has advised many domestic and foreign clients from, either from the private or the public sector, as well as thepublic-private partnerships (promoters, sponsors, financing and public bodies, etc.), on all aspects of infrastructural projects such as procurement, negotiation, financing, project building and operation.

Robert earned his bachelor’s degree in Law from the University of Ljubljana in 1994, and studied the UK and EU legal systems at Kingston College, London. He participated in the “Know-How Scheme” of the British Council for the law firm Eversheds, Leeds, UK.

Highlights include advising/representing

  • One of the largest Slovenian banks, regarding financing and construction of the real estate project consisting of building over 100 flats
  • One of the biggest Slovenian real estate developers on the construction of a real estate (residential and business) complex in the vicinity of Ljubljana centre, which is one of the largest ongoing residential & business construction projects in Slovenia
  • Clients, engaged in a PPP project, on the construction of the largest sports complex in Slovenia
  • A Client on the construction of the Slovenian highway network
  • An investor in relation to defects discovered in a hospital building after the main construction company went bankrupt
  • A foreign leading energy producer in entering the Slovenian energy market and dealing with the regulatory, corporate and other issues and procedures
  • A Client on the reorganisation of the electricity distribution, electricity sale and trading in Slovenia

Education

  • State Bar Exam, 1997
  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Ljubljana, 1994

Experience

  • Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & Partners, Partner since 1999
  • Colja, Lipovec, Rojs, Associate and Senior Associate, 1994 – 1999
  • Higher Court in Ljubljana, Judicial Trainee, 1996 – 1997
  • Eversheds (London, Leeds), 1995