150+ cooperating lawyers
28 years of experience
7 jurisdictions covered
one team

Our Story

Who we are

Karanovic & Partners is a regional legal practice in Southeast Europe with a tradition spanning over two decades and cooperating offices in Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Montenegro, North Macedonia and Albania. With more than 150 attorneys at law cooperating across the region, we take pride in our work, dedication and understanding of our client's industries and needs.

What we do

We work with some of the most respected and reputable businesses in the world, banks, as well as governments, state-owned entities, startups and NGOs. We see our clients as long-term partners. We focus on straightforward solutions and tailor-made advice. Lawyers cooperating with us are fully immersed in our clients’ culture and industry to ensure that the work is delivered intelligently and reliably.

What sets us apart?

In our company culture, excellence is a must. We are reliable, adaptive and fast. Karanovic & Partners operates under the “one team” principle, combining our regional reach and local know-how to deliver coordinated legal advice necessary for achieving our clients’ goals.

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History Timeline

  • founded in Belgrade

  • Our very first trainee welcomed

  • Our very first trainee promoted to Senior Partner

  • Established cooperation with local lawyers in Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Doubled in size – more than 50 cooperating lawyers

  • Established cooperation with local lawyers in North Macedonia

  • Established cooperation with local lawyers in Croatia

  • Won our first Law Firm of the Year Award by The Lawyer Magazine Established cooperation with local lawyers in Slovenia

  • Doubled in the number of Senior Partners

  • Rebranded as

  • Celebrated a milestone – The first 25 years of

  • Established cooperation with local lawyers in Albania

  • CSR

    We believe that our responsibilities extend beyond that of simply providing legal advice to our clients – we believe that we also have duties towards our community. Corporate social responsibility and pro bono are important parts of the Karanovic & Partners’ culture and ethos. We are proud to have served a number of international and local foundations and NGOs helping the disabled, the aged, children with special needs, refugees and Roma.

  • Alumni

    People are our strength. Even though in some cases our personal career paths diverged, we still highly value each and every individual that has been a part of Karanovic & Partners. We nurture our relationships. Our alumni programme connects former colleagues through a series of social networking events and professional development seminars, workshops and conferences where alumni can renew old friendships, network with new people and stay abreast of the latest trends and novelties in the legal industry. If you would like to register for our Alumni Programme and stay informed of upcoming events, news and activities, please contact career@karanovicpartners.com.