BGI Legal Hosted GIAC Conference Reception
BGI Legal was pleased to act as a sponsor for the GIAC Arbitration Days, 6th annual international arbitration conference held in Tbilisi. The conference gathered world-renown practitioners as well as leading Georgian lawyers, experts and arbitrators to discuss topical issues of international arbitration.
One of the conference highlights was our after party reception at ATI Restaurant of Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace, which provided a fantastic opportunity to network with other professionals and peers in a pleasant environment. At the reception, our guests were served ATI ’s signature hors d'oeuvres and the vintage wine and enjoyed panoramic views of Tbilisi and live music. For more information about the conference please see: https://giacarbitrationdays.ge
Lasha Gogiberidze maintains an excellent reputation for his expertise in capital markets and project finance, handling some of the market's most prominent lending transactions. Clients highlight him as an "open-minded" practitioner who "always comes up with a good solution" and provides advice which is "straight to the point and concise." Zaza Bibilashvili has experience of handling some of the biggest mandates in the market, most recently advising on substantial real estate projects. He is also a noted practitioner in the dispute resolution arena.
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."
Zaza Bibilashvili is a well-known and highly regarded figure in the Georgian legal market. One of the founding partners of the firm, he oversees projects and is a key contact for clients. Lasha Gogiberidze has been called "one of the leading lawyers in Georgia" and "a central person not just in capital markets, but in the legal market in general." Considered an expert in capital markets and project finance work, particularly in the energy sphere, he is highly respected by his peers, who say: "He`s among the top lawyers who shaped the legal market."