Tijana Kojović

Senior Partner / Managing Partner
Tijana Kojović
  • “Founding partner Tijana Kojović remains well respected by peers, who praise her experience in the market. She provides commercial and regulatory advice to clients in the technology and finance sectors. She has additional expertise in Montenegrin matters.”

    CHAMBERS GLOBAL/CHAMBERS EUROPE 2019 (CORPORATE/COMMERCIAL - SERBIA)
  • “Tijana Kojović has a broad banking practice, advising clients on credit facilities, real estate financing and the sale of NPL portfolios.
    ‘She is very commercial, has a very good analytical skillset, is able to give guidance on very tricky issues and bridge gaps to make things work, and is also responsive.’”

    CHAMBERS EUROPE 2019 (BANKING & FINANCE - SERBIA)
  • “Tijana Kojović is ‘outstanding’”

    LEGAL 500 2019 (BANKING AND FINANCE - SERBIA)
  • “Department head Tijana Kojović is lauded for her ‘good overview and management.’ She is experienced acting on merger clearances, cartel investigations and state aid matters.”

    CHAMBERS EUROPE 2019 (COMPETITION - SERBIA)
  • “Outstanding practitioner Tijana Kojović has long experience in dispute resolution and her practice covers investor-state arbitrations, commercial disputes, damages claims and construction litigation. She is considered to be ‘very knowledgeable’ and ‘very hard-working…’”

    CHAMBERS EUROPE 2019 (DISPUTE RESOLUTION - SERBIA)

Biography

Tijana is the founding and managing partner of BDK. She has 18 years of experience. Her legal background is diverse and she is active in the firm’s corporate and commercial, finance, dispute resolution, M&A and competition practices.  

Tijana holds an LLM and PhD in International Business Law from the Central European University in Budapest. She has published articles in international legal journals and publications on topics concerning arbitration, competition and commercial law. She is editor of BDK’s competition law blog.

Tijana is a member of the Board of the Belgrade Arbitration Centre. She is also one of the founders of the Serbian chapter of the Turnaround Management Association, a professional organisation gathering insolvency practitioners.

At the beginning of her career, Tijana worked for major international law firm Allen & Overy in Budapest and London, and for Austrian law firm Wolf Theiss.

Tijana is fluent in Serbian and English, and conversant in French.

Tijana is the only Serbian lawyer ranked by Legal 500 as a leading individual in four practice areas: Banking and finance, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Competition and Dispute Resolution. Chambers and Partners ranks Tijana as a Band 1 in Corporate/Commercial and Dispute Resolution, while IFLR1000 recognises her as a highly regarded lawyer in Serbia.