Tamar Iremashvili joined BGI Legal as a junior associate in 2021. Her main practice areas include general commercial and corporate law, tax law, property law, litigation and dispute resolution.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Iremashvili worked for another Georgian law firm, where she advised clients on corporate and tax law matters. Her professional experience also includes serving as an in-house counsel for JSC MFI IntelExpress and interning at Legal and Compliance Department of JSC Terabank.
Tamar is a visiting lecturer at Free University of Tbilisi. She is teaching Introduction to Civil Law, Property Law and Comparative Corporate Law courses to LL.B. students. Ms. Iremashvili also coached teams of Free University of Tbilisi in several competitions, including Brown Mosten National Client Consultation Competition.
Ms. Iremashvili holds a Master’s degree (LL.M) in Business Law from Free University of Tbilisi and a Bachelor’s degree (LL.B.) in law from Tbilisi State University.
Ms. Iremashvili is a member of Georgian Bar Association.
Together with her native Georgian, Tamar is fluent in English and Russian languages.
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.
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 able to suggest winning strategies and is active across a range of contentious and non-contentious work, including real estate and intellectual property matters. Previous comments include: BGI Legal fields ‘a team of true professionals with good knowledge of law and a proper understanding of business needs`. It provides full-service support to leading multinational and Georgian clients, handling general legal matters alongside more complex financing, M&A, dispute resolution and capital markets mandates.