Areas of practice

The law office offers services to domestic and foreign legal and physical entities in the following areas:

Civil law

  • representation in civil procedures
  • drawing up civil law agreements and contracts
  • representation in damage suits (actions for damages, lawsuits for damages)
  • representation in non-litigious civil procedures (division of joint property, succession, etc.)
  • representation in execution procedures
  • real estate law and drawing up all types of contracts

Criminal law

  • criminal procedures in relation to economic crimes
  • all other criminal procedures, incl. pre-trial procedures
  • misdemeanours
  • representation of police officers in procedures conducted by a special group of prosecutors

Commercial law

  • representation in commercial disputes
  • corporate law
  • drawing up economic law agreements and contracts
  • representation in compulsory composition, bankruptcy and winding up procedures

Labour law

  • representation of employees and employers before labour courts and social court
  • representation of employees and employers in procedures conducted
    at the employer’s premises
  • consulting employers about different questions regarding the organization of work in their company

Administrative law

  • representation in administrative disputes
  • representation in other administrative procedures
  • representation in procedures for changing a land use category and in procedures in relation to spatial planning documents
  • legal representation in denationalisation proceedings

International law

  • representation in procedures before the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg and before the Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg
  • consulting and legal representation regarding enforcement proceedings in EU member states
  • consulting and legal representation in cooperation with our partner law offices abroad

Translation and language editing

  • translation from Slovenian into German and vice versa authenticated by a court interpreter
  • language editing in Slovenian and in German

Law Office ŽIGER, Ltd, Maribor