Janko’s practice centers on advising clients on complex project finance and development, corporate/mergers and acquisitions (M&A), energy/resources, public-private partnerships (PPPs), and foreign direct investment (FDI) matters.

Janko is a senior dual-qualified English/Australian lawyer who has advised clients on some of the most significant infrastructure projects and corporate/M&A deals in Central, Eastern, and Southeast Europe. He has also published several articles in legal journals and legal publications, and has lectured on corporate law, corporate governance, and legal risk management at one of the world’s top universities.


  • Advised publicly listed companies from the United Kingdom, the United States and Australia on PPP, FDI and M&A in a broad variety of cross-border transactions
  • Advised a leading company from the UAE on a port infrastructure project in South East Europe
  • Advised on a multi-billion acquisition in Central and Eastern Europe during a secondment to a leading ‘magic circle’ multinational law firm
  • Advised a consortium of international lenders on financing of a major airport concession in Southeast Europe
  • Advised a multinational private gas company on FDI possibilities in Southeast Europe including due diligence and preparing a legal risk assessment report
  • Advised a leading global consulting firm on legal risk assessment and FDI matters involving a major resources company in Southeast Europe
  • Advised a large Chinese state-owned company on a PPP motorway concession project in Southeast Europe

[1] In Affiliation with Nikolic & Lovric