Davit Sakhokia joined BGI as paralegal in June 2022. His duties include legal research, drafting, and translating contracts, memoranda and corporate documents as well as performing various duties assigned by supervisors.
Prior to joining the firm, Davit worked with Public Defender's Office of Georgia. He was also an editorial translator providing translation services to various governmental and non-governmental organizations. Davit is currently completing his Bachelor’s Degree (LL.B.) in Law at Caucasus University. Named among the best students and rated at the top of his peers in the first year of University, Davit managed to win Erasmus+ project, giving him an opportunity to spend a semester in Lille, France studying International and European Law in the Université Catholique de Lille. Davit has successfully participated in several student scientific conferences in the Caucasus University getting a prize seat for his work.
In addition to his native Georgian, Davit speaks English and Russian languages fluently. He also has basic knowledge of German and French.
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."
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.
"One of the leading firms in Georgia adept at both finance and corporate work". Client feedback: "Very good law firm for this jurisdiction. Strong knowledge." - Banking and finance, Restructuring and insolvency. Of Lasha Gogiberidze: "Good communication skills, responsive." Previous comments have included: "BGI Legal is one of the leading firms in Georgia adept at both finance and corporate work...Very good law firm for this jurisdiction...very knowledgeable, they get the job done on time and on budget". Lasha Gogiberidze is described as "prompt and quick to point out problems and pitfalls".