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Đorđe Popović is a partner at CMS Belgrade with more than a decade of relevant experience. He leads the Firm's energy and infrastructure team and the regulatory practices. His primary focus over the last couple of years has been on infrastructure, energy and regulated industries' projects, where he successfully represented both equity and lenders as wellas public sector, manufacturers and EPC contractors in some of the most prominent projects on the market. Equally, Đorđe Popović has significantly contributed to the development ofthe Serbian legislation governing these sectors, by means of his lead in the projects mandated by EU and EBRD to harmonize the country's legislation with EU acquis.
In addition, Đorđe Popović frequently assists clients in the implementation of PPP projects of both middle and large scale and in environmental matters. His client portfolio mostly includes prominent manufacturers, international lenders, equity investors and contractors. He obtained his master’s degree from the University of Bonn and additional postgraduate Securities Law specialist degree from the University of Belgrade.
Đorđe Popović's regional practice covers all aspects of infrastructure, real estate and project finance law, having advised in a number of prominent transactions in the CEE region, including mergers, acquisitions, takeovers (friendly and hostile), buyouts, privatisations and joint ventures. He regularly advises international clients in different industries and on complex infrastructure and development projects, including both representation before competent authorities and structuring of the compound project documents, such are construction agreements, acquisition agreements, forward purchase agreements, collateral documents, tender documents and EPC agreements. He has an expertise in public law matters too.
During his legal practice, Đorđe Popović has advised clients such are EBRD, EU, STRABAG AG, Government of Republic of Serbia, Continental Wind Partners, General Electric, Gazprom, Reckitt Benckiser, Unicredit Group, Merrill Lynch, Toshiba, RWE Power AG, Grammer AG, Goldman Sachs, Vestas, Telekom Austria, America Movil, GES, Delhaize Group, Michelin, Enlight Energy, News Corporation, RWE Power AG, KKR, City of Belgrade, Erste Bank, PepsiCo International, IFC, City of Novi Sad, Colgate-Palmolive, GFA Consulting, Danube Foods Group, FCC, AirportCity, Dundee Precious Metals Inc., Quartzwerke GmbH, Mundoro Capital Inc. and many more…