Giorgi Tsagareishvili joined BGI in December 2020. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Tsagareishvili was an intern at the Litigation Department of JSC Liberty Bank.
Mr. Tsagareishvili graduated from LL.B programme of Free University of Tbilisi. He is a participant of Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court Competition (Vienna, Austria) and a winner of Tbilisi Pre-Moot. Currently, Mr. Tsagareishvili is enrolled in an LL.M programme at Free University of Tbilisi, and in parallel, works as an assistant to the lecturer of tax law.
Together with his native Georgian, Giorgi is fluent in Russian and English.
Solid team with vast experience of handling a wide spectrum of corporate and commercial as well as financial matters. Particularly well versed in project finance and boasts an impressive track record in some of the country's biggest energy and infrastructure projects. Popular choice for prominent international and local clients, including financial institutions and corporates from an array of industry sectors. Clients are impressed with the team's approach, saying: "The best thing is their coming up with proactive advice and suggesting a structure. They are able to work under pressure and respond immediately." Another client adds: "As soon as we give them a project we don't need to double-check anything." Other typical comments are: "They are a top-tier firm on the market with highly skilled, efficient and solution-oriented lawyers."
Zaza Bibilashvili is a highly respected corporate and disputes lawyer with significant practical experience in real estate transactions. Clients note his creativity and availability.
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.