Partners

KRISTIJAN POLENAK

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KRISTIJAN POLENAK attorney at law. Graduated 1994 at the Law Faculty with the University St. Kiril and Metodiј in Skopje. Working in M&A, banking, securities regulation, corporate law and corporate governance. Managing Partner in the firm.

Memberships:
• Independent member of the Supervisory Board of Sparkasse Bank Macedonia AD Skopje, 2011-to date;

• President of the Board of Directors of the Macedonian Stock Exchange AD Skopje, 2007-2011;
• Member of the Managing Board of Pivara AD Skopje, 2008-2009;
• Management Board of the American Chamber of Commerce in Macedonia (founding member), since 2000 and President of the Board in 2006/2007;
• Non-executive member of the Management Board of the Insurance Company Eurolink AD Skopje, 2002-2005;

• Non-executive member of the Management Board of Eurostandard Bank AD Skopje, 2001-2004;
• Non-executive member of the Management Board of Brokerage House BRO-DEAL AD Skopje, 1999-2003;
• International Bar Association;

• Macedonian Bar Association, since 1996.

TATJANA POPOVSKI - BULOSKI

Tatjana Popovski  E-mail: tpopovski@polenak.com

TATJANA POPOVSKI – BULOSKI, attorney at law and a registered trademark agent. Graduated 1998 at Law Faculty with the University St. Kiril and Metodiј in Skopje. Working on industrial property, corporate law, commercial litigation, mergers and acquisitions, labor issues.
Speaking fluent English and French language.

Memberships:
• Independent member of the Board of Directors of Insurance Company Eurolink AD Skopje, 2008-to date;
• Member of the Supervisory Board of IT Company Euronetcom Skopje;
• Member of the team for commercial law at the Macedonian Academy for Judges and Prosecutors Skopje, since 2006;
• International Bar Association, since 2006;
• Chairwoman of the Legislative Committee of American Chamber of Commerce in Macedonia;
• Member of Macedonian Women Jurist Association TEMIS – Skopje, since 2003;
• Member of the Executive Board of European Lawyer Association (“ELS – Macedonia”), since 2002;
• Macedonian Bar Association, since 2001;
• Honourable member of European Law Students Association (“ELSA Macedonia”), since 1998.

Junior Partners

TATJANA SHISHKOVSKA

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Tatjana Shishkovska, Junior Partner, graduated in 2004, at the Faculty of Lawwith the University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. Her professional experience starts in December 2003 at the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia, working as an intern until December 2004. After her training period of two years October 2005 – October 2007 with the Polenak Law Firm passed the bar exam. In 2012 promoted as junior partner in the firm. Her main areas of practice are M&A, banking, securities and corporate governance. Fluent in English.

ALEKSANDAR DIMIC

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Aleksandar Dimic, Junior Partner, graduated in 2005 at the Faculty of Law, University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. In 2005 he spent a part of his training with the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia. Since 2005 working in the Polenak Law Firm. Since 2007 he works as an associate and in 2012 he is promoted as a junior partner in the firm. Works in civil law, commercial and civil litigation and real estate. Speaks English.

METODIJA VELKOV

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Metodija Velkov, Junior Partner, graduated in 2007 at the Faculty of Law with the University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. Since 2008 at the Polenak Law Firm. His main focus are financial laws, taxation, insurance, merger control and administrative law. He is fluent in English and German language.

Senior Associates

ZORAN ANDONOVSKI

Zoki  E-mail: zandonovski@polenak.com

Zoran Andonovski, Senior Associate, graduated in 1999 at the Faculty of Law with the University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. Since 2002, after passing the bar exam, he is employed in Polenak Law Firm working in civil law matters, civil litigation and administrative procedures related to real estate and denationalization issues. He also coveres misdemeanour procedures. Speaks Russian.

NATASA POPOVA - ALEBIC

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Natasa Popova – Alebic, Senior Associate, graduated year 2005, at the Faculty of Law with the University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. Since 2006, Ms. Popova is a licensed trademark agent. Started in Polenak Law Firm as a legal trainee in April 2005. Working mostly on legal matters concerning intellectual property and administrative law, as well as civil litigation. Speaks English.

JANA DUKOVSKA DESPOTOVSKA

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Jana Dukovska – Despotovska, Senior Associate, graduated in 1999, at the Faculty of Law with the University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. In 2001 she successfully completed her MA studies at the University in Athens, Greece. Since 2003, she is a licensed trademark agent working on legal matters concerning intellectual property. She is fluent in English.

Associates

OGNEN MARTINOV

OgnenMartinov1  E-mail: omartinov@polenak.com

Ognen Martinov, Associate, graduated in 2008 at the Faculty of Law – University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. He finished his studies in May 2011, defending successfully the MA thesis. He has started in Polenak Law Firm in November 2011. Speaks English.

ILINA DIMOVSKA

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Ilina Dimovska, Associate, graduated in 2008 at the Faculty of Law, University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. She finished her MA studies in September 2011, defending successfully the MA thesis. Started in Polenak Law Firm as a legal trainee in December 2010. Fluent in English.

VASKO SOTKAROSKI

VaskoSotkaroski  E-mail: vsotkaroski@polenak.com

Vasko Sotkaroski, Associate, graduated in 2010 at the Faculty of Law, University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. He finished his MA studies in November 2012, defending successfully the MA thesis. Started in Polenak Law Firm as a legal trainee in March 2012. Speaks English.

Junior Associates

ROBERT BOBAN BACOVSKI SINKOLI

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Robert Boban Bacovski Sinkoli, Junior Associate, graduated in 2011 at the Faculty of Law – University Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Skopje. In 2014 he finished his studies, defending successfully the MA thesis. He is employed in Polenak Law Firm since 2015. He speaks English.

ANASTAZIJA SAZDOVSKA

Trainees

ANGELA MILANOVSKA

MAJA VELJANOVA

ROBERT STEFANOVSKI