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Chambers Europe 2024: BGI Legal celebrates top rankings in Dispute Resolution and General Business Law

We take much pleasure in announcing that BGI Legal has achieved another year of great success in Chambers Europe 2024 with no other Georgian firm receiving more rankings in the latest guide.

BGI is once again ranked “Band 1” in the General Business Law category which means that our firm and its attorneys stood out – from in-depth interviews with thousands of lawyers and clients across the continent – for its “practice strength, expertise, and reputation in the market.”

Highest individual accolades go to partners Zaza Bibilashvili (Senior Statesperson), Lasha Gogiberidze (Band 1), Unana Gogokhia (Band 1) and Sandro Bibilashvili (Band 2) whilst Giorgi Sarajishvili (Up and Coming Partner) enters the rankings for the first time on the back of very positive market feedback.

What our clients said:

"BGI Legal is focused on addressing clients' needs rather than only setting forth the local legal framework."

"They are problem-solving lateral thinkers.”

“The lawyers are tenacious, dedicated and straightforward."

"Zaza Bibiliashvili is a lawyer with decades of experience and executes flawlessly."

"Lasha has been one of the leading lawyers in the market for many years. It is well deserved."

"Unana is a very experienced lawyer with a client-oriented approach. She has an excellent grasp of our needs and provides tailored advice."

“Sandro Bibilashvili is detail-oriented and easy to work with."

"Giorgi Sarajishvili is always approachable and responds in a timely fashion."

For more information see:

https://chambers.com/legal-rankings/general-business-law-georgia-7:852:91:1

https://chambers.com/legal-rankings/dispute-resolution-georgia-7:467:91:1

The four-partner team at BGI Legal provides a ‘responsive, proactive and solution-oriented service to a wide range of international corporates both directly and on a referral basis from major international law firms; it has built a strong reputation acting for investors and lenders on many of the country s largest projects. The ‘excellent Lasha Gogiberidze has led the team s work in several major energy mandates, including advising an Asian investor on a hydropower project. Gogiberidze is also regularly involved in financing work, including inter-bank lending, regulatory lending (to comply with capital adequacy requirements) and capital markets work, where Unana Gogokhia is also establishing a strong reputation.

Legal 500 - 2016

"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".

IFLR1000 - 2018

Legal director Unana Gogokhia focuses on financial transactions, and stands out for her experience of capital markets and derivatives. Clients appreciate her ability to "look at the issue very scrupulously and bring up points in the transaction that none of the other parties spotted." Sandro Bibilashvili is increasingly recognised in the market. He is involved in some of the firm's biggest project finance mandates and has recently been active working on energy projects. Counsel Tamara Tevdoradze enters the rankings on the back of positive praise. "She is very reliable, accurate and punctual, thinks in a very logical way and has very strong arguments," a client says

Chambers Global - 2017