Member Since 2020
Bogdan Gecić (Getzich) is the founder and managing partner at Gecić Law in Belgrade, Serbia, Europe. Gecić Law covers the emerging markets of Serbia and the Balkans. Within five years since its founding, it became one of the highest-ranked and most renowned law firms in this part of Europe according to independent directories and international professional magazines. Innovation is the cornerstone of our culture and permeates everything we do. This innovative, entrepreneurial spirit pushed us to grow from a proof of concept to managing an ever-growing number of cases and matters which make a significant systemic impact in our markets. Bogdan is passionate about philanthropy, CSR and pro bono work. He led numerous philanthropic initiatives, from establishing Harvard Club of Serbia’s annual award to creating the first Belgrade Law School scholarship endowment since WWII. Given that the motto of Gecić Law is "And we are just getting started!", this is just the preview of great things to come.
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We are Gecić Law, the most innovative, leading law firm in the Western Balkans, Europe. We are committed to redefining the role that a law firm can play in an emerging regional market. We assist international and local clients from a plethora of industries in establishing, building, and maintaining their business presence in the region and navigating the complex legal landscape, shaped by the interplay between the existing local legal framework, European law & EU accession negotiations. Given that we are part of the TerraLex network and TAGLaw Alliance, our scope also extends beyond Western Balkans, across all continents and practice areas. Our expertise, commitment, experience, and highest professional standards are widely recognized: from 2017 our firm has continuously been receiving the coveted “Top Tier” status year after year from elite global directories and was the youngest law firm in Serbia to achieve a Tier 1 ranking in competition law, where we have a long-established practice. In 2020, we were named "Law Firm of the Year: Eastern Europe and the Balkans" at The Lawyer European Awards and entered the "European Competition or Antitrust Team of the Year" – Top Five category, standing neck and neck with the most distinguished competition and antitrust teams across Europe. In Serbia, the world’s fastest-growing FDI economy according to the Financial Times and Bloomberg, we represented and successfully handled the largest investment projects in the past several years. Most recently, our work on two separate EC investigations enabled Smederevo steel mill, the second-largest Serbian exporter (EUR 900 million) which is responsible for 1% of Serbia’s GDP and indirectly supports 15,000 jobs, to continue successful operations under the new international owner. Our team comes from leading US and European universities – Harvard, University College London, Queen Mary, Florence EUI, KU Leuven, Maastricht University, Panthéon-Assas – and has extensive local and international experience, with a proven capacity to provide flexible, practical solutions even in the most difficult and highly complex cases. Our client portfolio covers multinational and national companies, tech, banks, and other financial institutions, strategic and financial investors, large SOEs, SMEs, and governments across the region.