Senior Partner

Belgrade

+381 11 2076 850

Market leader

Serbian
English


Bar admissions:

Serbia

Jurisdictions:

Serbia

Practice areas:

Energy and infrastructure
M&A
Project development

Industry sectors:

Energy
Transport


Jelena is a highly regarded legal expert with over 20 years of experience, advising on landmark transactions and projects of strategic importance for Serbia and the SEE region. Jelena is also a Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade, and Lecturer at the Bar Academy, Bar Association of the Republic of Serbia.

JPM Jankovic Popovic Mitic is committed to the values of diversity.

JPM highly regards its female partners and associates, entrusting them the leading roles in the most complex transactions. JPM initiates and cordially supports additional professional development and continuous academic education of its female colleagues, publishing of professional and academic articles and delivering lectures to general and professional public, as well as internal trainings.

  • Advising Gastrans (joint venture Company of Gazprom, Russian Federation and JP Srbijagas, Srbija) on complex corporate and commercial matters related to the implementation of Turkish Stream project in the Republic of Serbia. The project involves construction of 400 km of natural gas pipeline on the territory of the Republic of Serbia, connecting neighboring transmission system operators in Hungary and the Republic of Bulgaria. This is considered the largest energy project in the Republic of Serbia ever.
  • Appointed to act as the compliance officer of Gastrans. The appointment of the compliance officer represents the very first appointment of the compliance officer by the natural gas transmission system operator in the Republic of Serbia.
  • Advising on EUR 300 million joint venture between the Government of Republika Srpska and China Shandong International Economic & Technical Cooperation Group with regard to first highway concession project in the Republic of Srpska.

  • Belgrade Bar Association

  • PhD, Faculty of Law – University of Belgrade (2016) 
  • Mag. iur., Faculty of Law – University of Belgrade (2003) 
  • LL.M, Faculty of Law – University of Cambridge (UK) (2003)
  • LL.B, Faculty of Law – University of Belgrade (1996)