Divjak Topić Bahtijarević & Krka


DTB is internationally recognised, top-tier Croatian legal service provider. For almost thirty years, it has been successfully advising national and multinational corporations, financial institutions, and investors, both in everyday business and in sophisticated strategic transactions. Its experienced workforce allows DTB to tailor-assemble an interdisciplinary team based on client’s needs, unmatched by competitors in numbers and qualifications. Its lawyers are members of prominent international associations of lawyers, such as the International Bar Association, and the firm itself is a member of several networks of leading law firms – Lex Mundi, South East Europe Legal Group (SEE Legal), Ius Laboris, Legal Network International, etc.

Since its establishment, DTB has been constantly growing in the number of practice areas in which it provides legal services, so today it represents a one-stop shop for all its client’s legal and business inquiries. The law firm’s main expertise is corporate and commercial, M&A, banking and finance, regulatory and compliance matters, real estate and project finance, restructuring and insolvency, competition and antitrust, energy, dispute resolution, labour law, public procurement and IP & TMT.

DTB’s highly ranked market position is reflected by constant awards and rankings of leading independent researchers, such as Chambers and Partners, Legal 500, IFLR1000, WTR1000 and IP Stars. In addition to its top rankings in the practice areas mentioned above, DTB has unmatched experience in some of the most notable transactions in Croatia; namely, DTB has won three Deal of the Year Awards, a peer-selected and most prestigious legal award by international independent legal directory CEE Legal Matters, recognising the most significant deals in Croatia, both in terms of market impact and value.


Emir Bahtijarevic, Managing Partner


Damir Topic, Senior Partner


Mario Krka, Senior Partner


Marina Kovac Krka, Partner


Ema Mendjusic Skugor, PhD, Partner