Zoran Draškovič

Tel.: +421 2 3219 1163
E-mail: zoran.draskovic@hillbridges.com

Zoran has broad experience in M&A, energy, infrastructure, real estate, finance and regulatory matters and has been involved in a number of high-profile transactions and projects, advising clients from both the private and public sectors on a comprehensive range of issues.

Zoran is consistently recognised by independent ranking publications as one of the leading experts in Slovakia in the areas of corporate/M&A and energy. He has been advising clients from all segments of the electricity and gas industries (including nuclear energy, renewables, electricity and gas infrastructure, electricity and gas supply and trading), on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, regulatory matters, commercial contracts, disputes and the implementation of EU legislation.

“He is excellent at providing solutions and knows corporate governance very well.” Chambers and Partners 

“He is very smart and his analysis is always accurate.” Chambers and Partners

Selected experience

  • advising a leading Central European energy group, in connection with its two-stage acquisition of shares of a dominant Slovak power producer, and the related joint venture
  • advising Slovak nuclear and decommissioning company in connection with various matters related to its joint-venture with a Czech energy conglomerate on the development of a new nuclear power plant
  • representing a Slovak privately held company active in various economic sectors, in connection with the sale of an energy group operating in Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Serbia, Poland and Hungary
  • advising the co-founder of a Slovak company focused on the development of a flying car prototype, on the entry and exit of investors and changes to company’s PE structure
  • advising one of the world’s largest meat producers, on its acquisition of the Slovak meat processing company
  • advising one of the largest private equity firms in Central and Eastern Europe, in connection with its acquisition of a leading operator in the food and industrial goods retail sector in Slovakia
  • representing developers in connection with the development of the National Football Stadium in Bratislava
  • advising a leading energy group in connection with the internal reorganization, and the analysis of alternative reorganization options
  • advising the government in connection with various matters related to the Slovak energy sector
  • advising a leading gas supplier, in connection with the establishment of a full function joint venture with a leading Czech provider of energy efficiency services


Professional Experience:

  • 2022 to date Partner, Hillbridges, Bratislava
  • 2022 – Partner, Aldertree legal, Bratislava
  • 2019 – 2022 Local Partner, White & Case, Bratislava
  • 2009 – 2018 Associate, White & Case, Bratislava
  • 2008 – Junior Associate, Kinstellar, Bratislava
  • 2006 – 2008 Junior Associate, Linklaters, Bratislava   
  • 2004 – 2006 Student Associate, Linklaters, Bratislava


  • 2001 - 2006 Comenius University, Faculty of Law, Bratislava (Mgr.)
  • 2000 - 2005 University of Economics, Faculty of International Relations, Bratislava


  • Advocate (Slovak Bar Association)