Jovana is an attorney at law, and a Head of the Labour and Employment Law Department in Zivkovic and Samardzic Law Office. She graduated from Belgrade University, Faculty of Law in 2004 and admitted to the Bar Association in Belgrade in 2005.
She has broad experience in all aspects of employment law and she represents employers on all types of employment related issues. Besides employment law her tasks assigned are intellectual property law, tax law, corporate law, insurance law, privatization process including due diligence, law on contracts and torts, as well as legal representing before courts and other state bodies. Various globally recognized research organizations of legal practices published large number of recommendations and praises of her work by satisfied local and multinational clients. Zivkovic and Samardzic offer the services of full outsourcing of employment and labour for major clients, and Jovana handles these mandates.
Živković Samardžić Law Office was founded in 1998 with the purpose of providing all types of legal services. Our team consists of highly-qualified lawyers, with enough knowledge and experience to satisfy the individual needs of a client.
With the help of our network of local lawyers and international law firms with which we are co-operating, we are able to provide quality legal services on assignments not only in Serbia, but in the wider region. Each client may expect the best possible service - independent of the size of its enterprise. Our interest is a long term commitment to the goals of our clients.
Therefore we tend to establish lasting relationships with the clients which enter local market with our legal assistance. Živković Samardžić Law Office team consists of 30 lawyers, consultants and administrative assistants. They are members of the Bar Association of Serbia and Bar Association of Belgrade, American Chamber of Commerce, Serbia, "LGP Legal Solutions," legal network of Law firms from Central and Western Balkans, Employment Law Alliance and World Bank Local Partner.
Firm Practice Areas
The Živković Samardžić Law Office handles primarily Civil & Commercial Law cases, especially representing clients in following areas:
Corporate (Company) Law and Commercial Law (founding and activities of companies and other legal subjects such as foreign and domestic NGOs, foreign investments, Commercial Law contracts), Mergers and Acquisitions, Privatisation, Capital Markets, Project Financing (including Public Procurement Procedure), Labour Law, Tax Law, Insurance Law (realisation of damages from insurance companies), Immigration Law, Real Estate Law, Intellectual Property Law - Copyright Law, Publishing Law and Industrial Property, Advertising Law, Media Law (Press & Broadcasting), Telecommunications and IT Law, Competition Law, Ecology Law and Litigation.