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Lika Kapanadze

Lika Kapanadze is a junior associate at BGI Legal. She practices general commercial law, litigation and dispute resolution. Prior to joining the firm, she contributed as a researcher at Arbitration Initiative Georgia (AIG), where she assisted the Project Team in developing a Guide on Arbitration for Judges of the Court of Appeals of Georgia.

Ms. Kapanadze holds LL.B degree from Free University of Tbilisi and LL.M. degree in Comparative Private and International Law from New Vision University. During her student years, she successfully participated in various international moot court competitions, including Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court Competition, Brown Mosten International Client Consulting Competition, Central and East European Moot Court Competition and ICC International Commercial Mediation Competition.

Ms. Kapanadze has been enrolled in MIPLC LL.M. programme at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition and is a recipient of German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) scholarship.

Ms. Kapanadze is a member of the Georgian Bar Association and is admitted to practice civil and administrative law in Georgia.

Along with her native Georgian, Ms. Kapanadze is fluent in English, Russian and German.

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."

Chambers Global - 2016

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.

Chambers Global - 2017
A leading figure in capital markets and M&A, Lasha Gogiberidze has an enviable track record of acting on the market's highlight deals, primarily advising banks, including international developmental institutions. He wins praise for his responsiveness and is described as "very client-focused and understanding of our needs."

 

Chambers Global - 2018