BGI Legal Advises on Landmark Capital Market Deals04 July 2019
BGI Legal has advised on two landmark capital market deals.Read more
BGI’s Davit Kakoishvili authors the article published in “Georgian Commercial Law Review”28 May 2019
Our associate Davit Kakoishvili authored the article published in the seventh issue of the “Georgian Commercial Law Review” Journal.Read more
Another Dual-qualified Attorney joins BGI01 May 2019
We are pleased to announce the arrival of Giorgi Chanturia, who has joined BGI as junior associate as of April 2019. Giorgi is a member of the New York Bar, making BGI the only Georgian law firm with three US-qualified attorneys on board.Read more
BGI Legal is ‘exceptional' in M&A, financing and real estate, and is especially prominent in the energy sector. Lasha Gogiberidze, whom clients regard as ‘the top lawyer in Georgia for banking, finance and capital markets transactions', and Sandro Bibilashvili handled a number of innovative regional energy projects and joint ventures, such as the Adjaristsqali hydropower project.
BGI is one of Georgia's leading firms in all areas of corporate law and in energy and infrastructure has acted on key projects in the oil and gas, energy, transport infrastructure areas. Previous comments have included: "Very good law firm for this jurisdiction...very knowledgeable, they get the job done on time and on budget...they are very professional and good lawyers". Thanks for universal praise from competitors and clients alike, BGI sits comfortably in the top tier... BGI is client-focused and solution-oriented... [with] excellent local counsel, not just for Georgian standards, but by international standards... [A major international client says:] "In terms of local law firms... I have a strong preference for BGI."
The four-partner team at BGI Legal provides a ‘responsive, proactive and solution-oriented service to a wide range of international corporates both directly and on a referral basis from major international law firms; it has built a strong reputation acting for investors and lenders on many of the country s largest projects. The ‘excellent Lasha Gogiberidze has led the team s work in several major energy mandates, including advising an Asian investor on a hydropower project. Gogiberidze is also regularly involved in financing work, including inter-bank lending, regulatory lending (to comply with capital adequacy requirements) and capital markets work, where Unana Gogokhia is also establishing a strong reputation.