mag. Martina Sever

mag. Martina Sever

Senior Associate

Fluent in:

English, Serbian, Croatian

Education

  • State Bar Exam, 2008
  • Faculteit der Rechtsgeleerdheid, Universiteit Leiden, the Netherlands, LL.M. (“cum laude”); thesis “Company Mobility within the EC: Cross-Border Transfer of the Real Seat of a Company” achieved 9/10 pts, 2004-2005
  • University of Ljubljana, Law Faculty, graduated “cum laude”, 2004

Experience

  • Law firm Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & partners, Senior Associate since 2014
  • The Supreme Court of the Republic of Slovenia, Higher Judicial Adviser, 2011-2014
  • High Court of Ljubljana, commercial law department, Higher Judicial Adviser, 2008-2011
  • University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Administration, Teaching Assistant of company law, 2006
  • High Court in Ljubljana, Judicial Trainee, 2005-2007
  • Chemicals Office of the Republic of Slovenia, Ministry of Health, student work in the legal department, 2002-2004

Posts

  • Drafting five landmark decisions, published in “Zbirka odločb gospodarskega oddelka Vrhovnega sodišča RS 2009-2012”; GV Založba, 2013.
  • Contribution at The second seminar on Competition Law for Judges “Economic unit”; Institute for Comparative Law at the Faculty of Law in Ljubljana, Maribor, February 2012.
  • Article “Preclusion regarding submission of procedural violations after Amendment D of Civil Procedure Act in a case law” Judicial Journal (Pravosodni bilten), No. 1/2011 – contribution at the academic conference on EC Competition Law Binding Effect of the Commission Decisions and Decisions of National Competition Authority for National Courts; Institute for Comparative Law at the Faculty of Law in Ljubljana, June 2009; article published in The Legal Yearbook 2009, scientific journal of the Institute for Comparative Law at the Faculty of Law in Ljubljana.
  • Contributions at the Judicial Trainings for Commercial Law Judges and Annual Meetings of High Court Judges for Commercial Law in 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012.
  • Co-author of the article “Open questions of State liability for Judicial Breaches of EC Law”; Pravna praksa, No. 1/2009.
  • Contribution at the conference Public Law Days 2004 Competences of the European union in the Treaty establishing a Constitution for Europe; Institute of Public Administration, Portorož, June 2004 Projects.

Projects

  • Mentor of the university team for Central and Eastern European Moot Court Competition in 2012 and 2013.
  • Participation at Themis Initial Training International Competition, Third edition, category Judicial Cooperation in Civil Matters, topic: State Liability for Judicial Breaches of European Community Law; Bucharest, 2008.
  • Participation in the translation of the book by Robert Cooter and Thomas Ulen: Law & Economics into the Slovenian language; 2004-2005.
  • Coach of the university team for the European Law Moot Court Competition; 2003/2004; award of a special distinction by Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana.
  • 1st place at the Central and Eastern European Moot Court Competition in Gdansk; 2003; award of a special distinction by Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana.
  • Participation at the European Law Moot Court Competition; regional final in Helsinki; 2002/2003; award of a special distinction by Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana

Fluent in:

English, Serbian, Croatian