30 September 2012
Sandro Bibilashvili has rejoined the firm after gaining his second LLM from the Duke University.
30 July 2012
BGI completes largest single day closing: BGI has recently represented underwriters in a bond placement by Bank of Georgia in a deal valued at USD 250,000,000.
31 May 2012
HSSE database for petroleum company: BGI is currently working with a major petroleum company to create a comprehensive and detailed database of the Georgian HSSE (health, safety, security & environment) legislation that may potentially be applicable to its operations and activities in Georgia and its staff in general.
31 May 2012
Leading distribution company`s new hub: BGI Legal is currently representing one of the largest distribution companies in Georgia in the acquisition and development of a site for its regional hub.
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
Zaza Bibilashvili is singled out as one of the best advisers on the local market, offering solid experience in a range of areas, including capital markets. According to one impressed client he is "quick to give attention." With an extensive capital markets deal list under his belt, Lasha Gogiberidze is the first port of call for many international clients. He is "always supportive, helpful and ready to help," confirmed a source. Ekaterina Aleksidze comes highly recommended by interviewees for her work in capital markets, real estate, corporate, employment, IP and banking law.
-Chambers Global 2014
"One of the best in Georgia", BGI Legal`s full-service practice provides "simply excellent" service to leading international or domestic companies and banks, and frequently works alongside international law firms. Founding partners Lasha Gogiberidze ("extremely organised, smart and available") and litigator Zaza Bibilashvili ("excellent" and "very professional") are recommended, as is associate Giorgi Kavlashvili, a regulatory specialist with substantial litigation experience. The team has good depth through director Sandro Bibilashvili, and counsels Tamara Tevdoradze and Ekaterina Aleksidze.
- The Legal 500 2014