Urh was a junior associate at Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & partners, a leading Slovenian corporate law firm, where he practised corporate law, with a primary focus on M&A and capital markets law, competition law, intellectual property law, and litigation.
Urh graduated from the University of Ljubljana (with a master’s degree in commercial law) with honours in 2014. As a part of his commercial law specialisation, Urh has attended courses on German civil law, capital markets regulation and private equity transactions at the University of Munich, and on insurance law at the University of Münster. Recently, Urh was engaged in private equity transactions involving a white-shoe investment bank acquiring a sports equpment manufacturer, a Luxembourg private equity fund acquiring two shopping malls and an Austrian MBO transaction in the timber industry. Apart from that, Urh has advised one of the largest German retail market private equity fund managers on its entry into the Slovenian market and a global alternative investment fund manager on the marketing of its investment funds.