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Whether you are planning a merger as part of your growth strategy, thinking about diversifying into new sectors or looking for new funding options such as non-bank lending or through equity investment, our experts offer you the right mix of legal and commercial advice. Having lawyers who think and act beyond their traditional role and seek to add value can help you secure the competitive edge you need in an ever-changing business environment. Our international team of more than 700 corporate lawyers in over 39 countries worldwide can assist you in all aspects of corporate law and M&A, both domestically and internationally.

Whatever your size, a large publicly listed company or a small privately owned business, we can deliver a tailored, commercial, cost effective solution for you, covering areas such as M&A, private equity, equity capital markets, outsourcing, group restructuring and privatisations. Our cross-border teams consist of experts from all practice areas and sectors such as banking, consumer products, energy, infrastructure, insurance, lifesciences, real estate and construction, hotels and leisure, technology and media. This allows us to understand your specific issues for a transaction and provide you with advice within context, saving time and money and allows us to pinpoint your real commercial issues and risks in a transaction.

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1 July 2020
Sign­ing with e-sig­na­ture in CEE
This guide fo­cuses on the most im­port­ant leg­al areas where elec­tron­ic sig­na­tures are usu­ally used: em­ploy­ment law, com­mer­cial con­tracts, real es­tate law, cor­por­ate law and bank­ing and fin­ance con­tracts. This guide ad­di­tion­ally in­cludes help­ful at-a-glance
01 September 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to re­struc­tur­ing and in­solv­ency law
Are you look­ing for in­form­a­tion on re­struc­tur­ing and in­solv­ency law? This CMS Ex­pert Guide provides you with everything you need to know.
15 September 2020
Cru­cial changes ex­pec­ted in EU Mer­ger Con­trol
'There will be no ma­jor over­haul of EU mer­ger con­trols, but more fine-tun­ing to con­cen­trate on the things that mat­ter' – This was the bot­tom-line of a speech by EU Com­mis­sion­er Mar­grethe Vestager at...
Published on cloutlegal.com on 19th June 2020
Is CMS Bel­grade the most in­spir­ing BigLaw in SEE?
Read here the in­ter­view with CMS Bel­grade and get to know everything about the new plat­form Lupl.
12 May 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide for dir­ect­ors of com­pan­ies
21 July 2020
EU Gen­er­al Court is­sues rul­ing in CK Tele­coms (case T-399/16)
The Gen­er­al Court cla­ri­fies the leg­al test for non-co­ordin­ated ef­fects in oli­go­poly cases On 28 May 2020, in a land­mark judg­ment the Gen­er­al Court of the European Uni­on an­nulled the European Com­mis­sion's...
Published on RTS on 22th June 2020
RTS - In­ter­view with Ra­divo­je Pet­rikić
CMS Part­ner Ra­divo­je Pet­rikić gave an in­ter­view to Ser­bi­a's pub­lic ser­vice broad­caster – ​ RTS. Watch the in­ter­view here.
26 March 2020
CMS Ex­pert Guide to sta­bil­isa­tion and re­struc­tur­ing ini­ti­at­ive
16 July 2020
Do earn-out clauses help with M&A trans­ac­tions in­flu­enced by COV­ID-19?
In times of COV­ID-19, many trans­ac­tions are dif­fi­cult to ne­go­ti­ate, par­tic­u­larly when it comes to the pur­chase price. Can earn-out clauses be of any help? This is a ques­tion that needs to be answered...
Published on ceelegalmatters.com on 14h May 2020
Cor­por­ate power pur­chase agree­ments – time to get ready!
One al­tern­at­ive to state sub­sidy schemes is the cor­por­ate power pur­chase agree­ment (PPA). More in­form­a­tion here!
15 April 2020
When an M&A deal is stuck by the pan­dem­ic - is MAC clause use­ful?
M&A trans­ac­tions, in most cases, re­quire a cer­tain peri­od between sign­ing and clos­ing when the parties ob­tain ap­provals from au­thor­it­ies, sellers can se­cure fin­an­cing or try to re­solve prob­lems, etc....
Published on ceelegalmatters.com on February, the 4th
Does Ser­bia Need a Spe­cial Law on the Lease of Busi­ness Premises?
Does Ser­bia Need a Spe­cial Law on the Lease of Busi­ness Premises? Read the whole art­icle here.