One of our lawyers - an arbiter in an international private law competition
Tsvetelina Dimitrova, an attorney-at-law with the law firm Georgiev, Todorov & Partners, was an arbiter in two of the preliminary rounds of the most prestigious international commercial arbitration competitions – the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot — held between 19 and 21 February 2016 in Sofia, Bulgaria, and 11 and 13 March 2016 in Belgrade, Serbia. Tsvetelina presented five pleas and judged the performance of the teams from Utrecht University (Holland), the Free University of Berlin, Skopje University, etc. In Belgrade, she heard the pleas of the teams from Zagreb, Würzburg, Sao Paolo, etc.
The preliminary rounds aim to better prepare students for the final round, which will take place in Vienna, Austria. The competition is an international commercial arbitration moot and this year the Rules of the Vienna International Arbitration Court (VIAC) will be followed.