Sergej Omladič

Sergej Omladič

Partner

Fluent in:

English, Serbian, Croatian

Sergej regularly advises in major M&A transactions in the Slovenian market, as well as on the sale/purchase of performing and non-performing loan portfolios, debt finance and restructurings. He also advises international and domestic clients on a broad range of corporate & commercial matters and insolvency matters.

Fluent in:

English, Serbian, Croatian

Sergej has advised clients from a great variety of sectors including banking and finance, real estate and construction, intellectual property, pharmaceutical sector, oil and gas and telecommunications.

Sergej has been mentioned in Legal 500 as a recommended individual lawyer.

Sergej joined the firm in 2007 and became partner in 2012. As a partner, his practice focuses on Corporate and Commercial law, Mergers & Acquisitions and Banking & Finance.

Highlights include advising/representing:

  • A foreign bank with regard to its sale of NPL portfolios in the banking and leasing subsidiary in Slovenia
  • A Slovenian bank in a sales process of majority stake in a Slovenian company, which involved an international tender procedure and multiple foreign bidders
  • A UK based (US-owned) manufacturer in an acquisition of a Slovenian manufacturing company, one of largest producers in its field
  • A US-based manufacturer in a successful acquisition of a Slovenian manufacturing company, one of largest producers in its field
  • An international banking group in an over EUR 500 million cross-border financial transaction involving synthetic transfer of reference assets from a Slovenian lender to a foreign-based SPV
  • A client in an international arbitration case with value of the dispute over EUR 500 million

Education

  • State Bar Exam, 2009
  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Ljubljana, 2006

Experience

  • Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & Partners, Partner since 2011
  • Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & Partners, Junior Associate, Associate and Senior Associate, 2007 – 2011
  • Higher Court in Ljubljana, Judicial Trainee, 2006 – 2007

Publications

  • CEE the Light, The Global 100, The American Lawyer, CitiGroup Inc., October 2014.
  • Litigation - Law & Practice, Chambers Legal Practice Guides, Chambers and Partners Publishing 2014.
  • The asset tracing and recovery review, The Law Reviews, 2nd edition, Law Business Research Ltd, November 2014.