Dr. Alenka Berger Škrk, LL.M

Dr. Alenka Berger Škrk, LL.M

Senior Associate

Fluent in:

English, Serbian

Education

  • PhD in Law, University of Maribor, 2015
  • State Bar Exam, 2008
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.) in European Law, Utrecht University, 2006
  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Ljubljana, 2004

Experience

  • Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & Partners, Senior Associate since 2016
  • The Supreme Court of the Republic of Slovenia, Higher Judicial Adviser, 2008 – 2016
  • Higher Court in Ljubljana, Judicial Trainee, 2006 – 2007
  • Notary Andrej Škrk, Notary Public Trainee, 2004

Publications

  • Effective Judicial Protection in EU Law, Uradni list Republike Slovenije, Ljubljana, 2015.
  • Monatery Compensation for Non-pecuniary Damages: Overview of the Supreme Court Decisions: Harmonisation at the EU level, GV Založba, Ljubljana, 2010.
  • drafting eight landmark Supreme Court (Commercial department) decisions, in “Zbirka odločb gospodarskega oddelka Vrhovnega sodišča RS 2009-2012”; GV Založba, 2013,
  • Effet Utile and National Practice: Is There a Room for Improvement?”, in: InterEULawEast Journal for the International and European Law, Economics and Market Integrations, Vol. I, No. 1, 2014, p. 113-131.
  • Right to an Effective Judicial Protection and the Principle of Effectiveness in EU Law, in: Pravnik, Vol. 69 (131), No. 3-4, p. 175-209.
  • Application of EU Law ratione temporis”, in: Pravna praksa, No. 29/30, 2009, str. 6.
  • Competence to render decisions with regard to fundamental rights in the reformed EU, in: Pravna praksa, No. 28, 2008, p. 11.
  • EU law and judicial practice, in: Pravna praksa, No. 21, 2008, p. 6
  • National implementation of the European payment order, in: Pravna praksa, No. 20, 2008, p. 10.
  • Harmonization of EU contract law, in: Pravna praksa, No. 36, 2006, p. 6.

Lectures

  • Supreme Court: Landmark cases in competition law, Seminar for Judges, Portorož, 2015.
  • Overview of the jurisprudence regarding Court Register of Legal Entities Act, Seminar for Judges, Čatež, Slovenia, 2013, 2015.
  • Lectures at judicial trainee education courses (EU law), Higher Court in Ljubljana, 2013.
  • Non-pecuniary damages and fundamental rights in EU Law, GV Založba Seminar (Non-pecuniary damages: developments and recent trends, Ljubljana, 2011.

Fluent in:

English, Serbian