Giorgi Melikishvili – Partner
Giorgi joined the VBAT team in 2005. Initially, he held the position of an associate, then – of a senior associate, since 2010, he serves as the partner of VBAT. The main areas of his practice include contract law, corporate law, labour law, intellectual property law, administrative law, state procurement law and insurance law.
In VBAT, Giorgi is involved in diversified private law transactions and litigation, legal drafting and dispute resolution strategies. In the scope of Association of Law Firms of Georgia, he is also engaged in the elaboration of amendments to the code of civil procedure. Giorgi is a member of Georgian Bar Association with the specialization in civil law since 2006.
Companies, such as Axis LLC, Toyota Centre Tbilisi LLC, Jockey Club LLC (Tbilisi hippodrome), Petre Shotadze Tbilisi Medical Academy LLC, JSC Bank Republic, JSC VTB Bank Georgia, Mikado Georgia LLC (Rustavi autofair) and others, have trusted Giorgi to represent their interests before the courts.
Giorgi’s professional expertise is relied on by the companies, such as Crystalbet, Hotel Astoria, Hotel Ambassador, Chargali Springs LLC, Axis LLC, Toyota Centre Tbilisi LLC, AutoHouse LLC (Official dealer of Opel and Chevrolet), Petre Shotadze Tbilisi Medical Academy LLC, Samkurnalo Kombinati LLC and others.
In 2013-2014, Giorgi served as the Executive Director of Gambling Business Association.
Giorgi is a member of supervisory board of Petre Shotadze Tbilisi Medical Academy LLC.
Giorgi is a member of the Licensing Committee at Georgian Football Federation.
With native Georgian, George is fluent in Russian language.