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Dominika Švarc

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Full Name Dominika Švarc
Date of Birth  
E-mail dsvarc@aubih.edu
Scientific Field General Law
International law and international politics
Global security
PhD in Political Science
LLM in Public International Law
10 years of experience as lawyer at domestic and international courts
an academic researcher ( Guest Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for International Law in Heidelberg - 2009-2010 ; a Research Assistant at the London School of Economics and University of Leeds - 2009-2010.)
lecturer in Slovenia, United Kingdom, Spain, Germany and the Netherlands ( The Hague University, - 2015 )
consultant to governments and inter-governmental organizations on international law and security matters
Legal adviser to the President of an ad hoc arbitration chambers appointed to adjudge an investor-State investment dispute in Jordan
Assistant Appeals Council in the Office of the Prosecutro at the United Nations Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals
Appeals Counsel at the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (2014 - 2015)
2010-2014 - Associate Legal Officer at the International Court of Justice (ICJ), advising H.E. Judge Julia Sebutinde and H.E. Judge Awn S. Al-Khasawneh
provided training, legal advice and technical assistance in the fields of counter-terrorism and peace operations to the Armed Forces of the Republic of Slovenia and the United Kingdom, and to the NATO Center of Excellence - Defence against Terrorism, in Turkey
adviser - Government and the President of the Republic of Slovenia regarding the border dispute arbitration betweem Slovenia and Croatia
Ms Švarc is a co-author of a monograph on international humanitarian law for Slovenian Armed Forces and has published widely in academic journals and monographs with established publishers such as Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press and Hart Publishing. She is a contributor to the Max Planck Encyclopedia of International Law, and to the International Law Reports. She is a member of several professional associations and has served on the Executive Committee of the European Peace Research Association and on the International Law Association’s Committee on Non-State Actors in International Law. She is also a member of the Regional Legal Network, comprising legal experts of the former Yugoslavia providing advise and legal services in regional projects aimed at improving the legal systems and professional capacity of the South-Eastern European countries.