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Attorneys,
Belgrade

Associate Attorney (3+ years)

ABOUT ZUNIC LAW

Zunic Law, a law firm in Belgrade, is one of the leading law firms in Serbia within its field of business, according to Legal500 and WWL. Zunic Law specializes in supporting digital business operations and the information technology sector, with a particular focus on corporate law, labor law, contract law, intellectual property law, data protection, and dispute resolution. The law firm is led by graduates of leading global universities, applying the highest standards in providing legal services.

 

 

WHAT IS OUR MISSION?

We aim to create a new generation of legal practice through the intensive application of technology with the goal of completely redefining the standard client experience in working with attorneys. We belong to the group of modern law firms that are “client-centered.” At the same time, we are building a people-oriented culture so that our team members can achieve a proper balance between professional and private life while still excelling in what they do.

 

 

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

We are looking for an Associate Attorney to join our legal team at Zunic Law Belgrade. Colleagues with more than 3 years of experience after passing the bar exam can qualify for this position.

If you don’t have enough experience for this position, apply for the Junior Associate Attorney position.

This is a full-time position in Belgrade with the flexibility to work remotely 5 days a month. The Associate Attorney will be responsible for providing legal services and advice to clients of the highest standard within their team (specialization determines team membership). They will conduct complex research, independently solve intricate legal problems, draft documents, lead negotiations, and handle legal proceedings. The Associate Attorney must be ready to engage in mentoring junior colleagues. If you are motivated, efficient, and ready for an exciting career path, join us in creating the path for the next generation of legal practice.

 

 

PLACE OF WORK

Zunic Law Firm in Belgrade.
Tadije Sondermajera 3/28 (Wellport Condominium)
Novi Beograd (across from Airport City)

 

 

WORK ARRANGEMENT

Hybrid mode (5 days of remote work per month)

 

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • Passed the bar exam
  • At least four years of experience after passing the bar exam in a law firm, court, or corporation/company (if you have less than 3 years of experience, see our open position for a Junior Associate Attorney)
  • Specialization in labor & employment law and/or data protection and/or corporate and business law
  • Excellent knowledge of English with excellent written and verbal expression at the C1 level according to the CEFR – most of the time, we work with foreign nationals and use English as much as Serbian;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Experience in providing legal services of the highest standard within your specialization;
  • Openness to an innovative and advanced approach to legal practice – yes, we like to blaze a trail no attorney has trodden before! 😊
  • Extremely developed organizational and analytical skills because we believe in problem-solving.
  • Motivation for continuous learning and professional development as we nurture a lifelong learning mentality.
  • Leadership skills, the ability to successfully organize and lead a team of people.
  • Experience in mentoring junior colleagues.

 

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS THAT CAN GIVE YOU AN ADVANTAGE

If you have any of these qualifications (or even more than one), you may have an advantage in the selection process:

  • Official certificates of English language proficiency (IELTS, TOEFL, C2 Proficiency, etc.)
  • Ranking by one of the ranking organizations (Legal500, WWL…)
  • Knowledge of other foreign languages
  • A written recommendation from a previous employer/mentor/colleague or a contact person for the recommendation listed in the CV.

 

PERKS YOU GET BY JOINING THE TEAM

  • Sign-up bonus;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Quarterly bonuses based on performance (yes, you understood correctly – you can earn a bonus every three months!);
  • Hybrid work regime;
  • Flexible working hours (start of work from 7:30 to 9:30);
  • Internal and external training programs;
  • Paid courses or tickets for conferences;
  • Opportunity to speak at conferences, participate in the media, and conduct training as a lecturer;
  • Team-building activities.

 

 

OPPORTUNITIES YOU GET BY JOINING THE TEAM

  • Opportunity for a faster track to the position of team lead or partner
  • Long-term collaboration in one of the leading law firms
  • Joining our mission to create the next generation of legal practice
  • Working in a corporate culture based on the idea of meritocracy and teamwork
  • Close collaboration with domestic and foreign clients, including innovative companies using the latest technology and leading the global markets

 

INTERESTED IN LEARNING MORE?

If you have a question about how we work and the application process, we invite you to:

If you have further questions, write to us at careers@zuniclaw.com

 

 

DEADLINE TO APPLY

The last day to apply is December 31, 2023.

*Each submitted application will be reviewed immediately upon receipt, so the candidate may be accepted before the application deadline expires.

 

HOW TO APPLY?

Fill out the form below and attach your CV in the designated field in the form. The CV can be written in Serbian or English.
Before applying, check if the CV complies with these tips: How to make your CV a piece of cake?

 

WHAT IS THE NEXT STEP AFTER APPLYING?

Candidates who pass the first round will be contacted within a maximum of 5 working days.
The next step is an interview.

You can find advice on how to best prepare for this step in the Short Guide on How to Shine at a Job Interview.

 

Good luck! 🍀