Uroš Ilić

Managing Partner - ODI Law Firm - Slovenia

IR Silver Member

Contact Details

Jurisdictions
  • Slovenia
  • Serbia
Address
Davčna ulica 1 SI-1000 Ljubljana
Ljubljana Slovenia

Practice Area Membership(s)

  • Corporate Law

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Biography

Mag. Uroš Ilić is the founder and the principal of ODI and the sole attorney-at-law in Slovenia with a title “specialist for corporate and insolvency law”.

In 2004, he acquired the title ‘Trustee in Proceedings of Compulsory Compositions, Bankruptcies and Liquidations’. He has profound experiences in the fields of financial and business restructuring, corporate and insolvency law. As an experienced practitioner he has participated in all aspects of the bankruptcy and insolvency process. He is also the president of the organizing committee of The Slovenian Days of Insolvency Law.

Through his career path he was extensively involved in the legislative process as a part of expert groups. One of his latest professional contributions to the legislative procedure was on the Amendment Act to the Financial Operations, Insolvency Proceedings and Compulsory Dissolution Act (ZFPPIPP-F).

He is the author of numerous articles on corporate law and insolvency matters and external lecturer at Faculty of Law in Ljubljana (Corporate Law, Commercial Criminal Law and Bankruptcy Law). He is also active speaker with stand-alone contributions in conferences, symposia and round table discussions designated to educate judges, attorneys-at-law, in-house counsels and others.

Recognizing the importance of the Alternative Dispute Resolution, he put a lot of effort in this area as well and became a recognized Arbitrator at Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia.

Uroš remains active in the fields of corporate law, insolvency law, liability of management and supervisory board, financial and business restructuring and M&A. In his professional career he has represented clients in numerous industry sectors; telecommunications, manufacturing, real estate, retail, transportation, banking, insurance and financial services. Combining priceless experience and excellent communication skills is what enables him to find the most efficient and beneficial solution in every situation.

His work is also internationally recognized as he has been ranked the Leading Individual in the directory of Chambers Global for Slovenia for the last four years (2012 to 2015) (clients feedback: “Managing partner Uroš Ilić is singled out for his significant experience in insolvencies and corporate law. He has passionate and creative approach.”).

In 2016, Uroš became the IR Insolvency Committee Board Member.

Also in January 2016, Uroš was appointed the Honorary Consul of the Kingdom of Belgium to the Republic of Slovenia and heads the Belgian Consulate out of Ljubljana. He support the Belgian Consulate by not only providing domestic assistance to Belgian nationals travelling and residing in Slovenia but also expanding links between the two countries and promoting businesses in the fields of commerce, tourism, culture, science, education and sport. He sees the appointment as the key to a vastly-expanded world of social and economic advantages and new opportunities. In his legal capacity, Mr Ilić has been developing a connection with Belgium for some time, having worked on different M&A projects with reputable Belgian companies and is a member of the Ambassador`s Club of Slovenia in Belgium.

Firm Description

The headquarters of ODI are positioned in Ljubljana, Slovenia since 2005. ODI is a regional law firm and the only Slovenian law firm with branch offices in 4 jurisdictions. ODI has branch offices in Belgrade - Serbia; Skopje - Macedonia and Umag - Croatia.

We provide attorney services to domestic and foreign entities, advising in particular in mergers & acquisitions, restructurings, corporate and commercial law, insolvency law, intellectual property law, financial law, competition law and real estate law. ODI has exceptional experience of both domestic and cross-border transactions, coupled with sector know-how, which means we can deliver on the most complex issues for clients.

We cordially invite you to visit our website at: www.odi.si, providing more extensive information on our expertise areas, vision, values, uniqueness, history and our people.

ODI Slovenia serves as one stop shop, handling all relevant aspects of corporate transactions of wide range of legal areas such as acquisition finance, competition law and others which enables us to handle a complex transaction. Due to our extensive scope of work, we have been able to build good relationships with Slovene regulators and government agencies. All attorneys-at-law employed in our law firm are registered at the Slovene Bar Association and insured for professional liability.

ODI Slovenia office’s work was also internationally recognized as for 2013 directories of Legal500 (clients feedback: “thorough, flexible and loyal”) and Chambers Global (clients feedback: “The lawyers are extremely fast and offer high-quality advice.”) have selected ODI as Leading Firm and IFLR1000 as Recognised Firm, whereas Principal Uroš Ilić was ranked as Leading Individual in the directory of Chambers Global for Slovenia for 2013.