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Tarja Krehić, LL.M. (Duke)

Legal Practice Leader

Tarja Krehić, LL.M. (Duke)

Tarja is a Legal Practice Leader at Deloitte Legal Croatia in cooperation with Krehic & Partners, with 20 years of experience. She has significant experience in providing comprehensive legal advice to numerous international and domestic clients. She is an expert in corporate law, M&A, banking & finance, competition and regulatory, with a special focus on data privacy/GDPR and compliance. She has long-standing industry knowledge in highly-regulated industries, such as telecommunications, IT/ICT, tourism and energy. Tarja has advised clients on specific solutions to the most challenging legal issues of corporate and commercial law, and across a spectrum of industries, from clients exploring investment opportunities to those establishing, acquiring, developing and/or restructuring businesses in Croatia. Tarja led and managed the team of lawyers at Wolf Theiss Zagreb, covering regional M&A transactions across Croatia and throughout CEE, in highly regulated industries such as banking, insurance, energy and telecom. Tarja began her law career at Croatian Telecom where she gained valuable experience in telecommunications & its regulatory legal framework, as well as in corporate, M&A and competition.

Tarja holds a Master of Laws Degree, LL.M., from Duke Law School, USA, as a US State Department Ron Brown Fellowship alumna, and a LL.B. degree from the University of Zagreb, Croatia. Tarja is president of the Croatian Women Bar Association and a distinguished author for leading legal professional platforms, such as the IBA and Legal 500.

Legal Expertise

  • Corporate and M&A
  • Compliance and regulatory
  • Banking & Finance
  • Data privacy
Tarja Krehić, LL.M. (Duke)