Field of activity
Maja Šipek is an associate in the Banking & Finance team. She is advising global clients regarding tax law issues, acquisition and sale of performing and non-performing financial assets, regulatory banking matters, financing and refinancing projects and capital markets. Additionally, Maja represents clients in Banking & Finance litigations and performs forensic legal reviews.
Amongst other matters, she was recently involved in i) forensic legal reviews in financial institutions and subsequent civil and criminal procedures; ii) advising various buyers and sellers regarding disposal of corporate and retail NPL portfolios or single tickets (total exposures up to EUR 800M); iii) financial restructuring of a group of companies; and iv) various financing and refinancing projects (face value up to EUR 500M).
Previous work experience / training
Maja Šipek has been an associate with CMS since March 2017. Before joining CMS, she gained experience in a top-tier Slovene law firm (2015), in a ˝big four˝ firm (2015-2016) and a top-tier international law firm (2016-2017).