Nevena Jevremović, Co-Founder and President
Phone: +387 66 074 587
Nevena is Manager of Corporate Learning at the International Association of Contract and Commercial Manager (IACCM). Nevena brings experience in designing, developing and delivering training and education programs in international commercial law. She led the initiative of setting up a young professionals’ association – Association ARBITRI – focused on promoting resolution of commercial disputes through arbitration. In her capacity as the President of the Association, Nevena worked with the Commercial Law Development Program of the U.S. Department of Commerce on promotion and capacity building of commercial law and arbitration. Specifically, as one of the trainers for the international commercial law, she worked on the design, implementation, and delivery of the annual training program for law students in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
As a Fellow at the Institute of International Commercial Law (IICL) in New York, Nevena worked on the leading legal database in the field of commercial law. During her time at IICL, she also worked on and coordinated online programs in international commercial law and arbitration for practitioners, academics, and students all over the world. More recently, Nevena spent six months at the Hague Conference on Private International Law in the Hague as a member of the Judgments Team. She worked on the preparations for the Special Commission on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Court Judgments held in November 2017, as well as collaborative projects that HCCH has with WIPO and UNCITRAL.
Nevena is the author of the national monographs on the Civil Procedure and Energy Law in volumes of the International Encyclopaedia of Laws. She is the Assistant Editor for Europe for the Kluwer Arbitration Blog, Contributing Editor to the CISG Database, and is involved in the Delos Dispute Resolution project as a Young Arbitration Practitioner. Nevena is currently a Co-Chair of the Dispute Resolution Working Group of the Accord Project, that focuses on exploring the use of blockchain technology in dispute resolution.
Nevena holds an LL.M. in International Law from the University of Pittsburgh, School of Law (2016) and an LL.M. in Civil Law in the EU from the University of Sarajevo, School of Law (2015).
Armela Ramić, Co-founder and Project Manager at the Association ARBITRI
Phone: +387 61 862 844
Armela is an Attorney at Law based in Sarajevo. She regularly advises clients on various aspects of corporate and business law – from everyday business to public procurement, public-private partnerships and other forms of more complex investments structures. Armela also advises and represents clients in civil litigation and arbitration proceedings. Being one of the founders of the Association ARBITRI – a leading association of young professionals in the promotion of arbitration in Bosnia and Herzegovina – Armela is in a unique position to translate her practical experience into the work of the Association. Last, both not least, it is worth mentioning that Armela has cherished a particular passion for criminal law. During her work in TRIAL, she worked on one of the landmark rulings of the Court of BiH concerning the compensation of damages that women, victims of war.
Jasmin Hasić, Co-founder of the Association ARBITRI
Phone: +387 61 596 285
Jasmin holds a Ph.D. Candidate in the Political Theory Track at the Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli di Roma and l’Université Libre de Bruxelles. His academic and professional background is in the IR, European Studies, Political Science and Law. He holds a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in Law from the University of Sarajevo – Bosnia and Herzegovina (2010 and 2013), a B.A. in European Studies and International Relations from Masaryk University, Czech Republic (2011), and an M.A. In Political Science from the Central European University – Hungary (2012). He has worked as a research analyst at the Centre for Security Studies in Sarajevo, as a trainee at the European Parliament in Brussels, and as an active member of Humanity in Action Senior Fellow Network.
Emir is Attorney at Law and Founder of the Law Firm Sudžuka & Co. Ltd. Sarajevo. He holds a Ph.D. in Commercial Law and currently is Ph.D. Candidate in Civil Law at Faculty of Law, Ljubljana University. Emir regularly advises clients on various aspects of civil, corporate, business and tax law – with special emphasis on foreign investments and concessions. To complement his practice, Emir also has a strong academic background. Currently appointed as assistant professor at the International University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Law – Civil Law department. Emir has participated various conferences in private law and has more than 20 publications published in both domestic and international journals.
Nejra is an Attorney-at-law based in Sarajevo with about 7 years of experience in practice. Nejra was a senior associate in law office Femil Čurt about 5 years, with whom she continued a close cooperation after her admission to the Bar Association of FBiH. Nejra’s specialties are in infrastructure projects, regulatory and banking law, financing and corporate financing across a wide range of industries, commercial law, contracts, public procurement, litigation (civil and commercial disputes) and advising in cross-border transactions. Nejra advises international clients in the English and German languages. Nejra was a member of the Advisory Team of the Government of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the implementation process of the Reform Agenda for BiH for the Period 2015-2018 related to the Restructuring of 62 State-Owned Enterprises.
Fahira is a young lawyer from Sarajevo, whose studies and interest are focused on international arbitration and commercial law. She graduated from the University of Sarajevo Law Faculty in 2016 and obtained her LL.M. degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 2017. After graduation, Fahira worked as a summer intern at Alcoa, Pittsburgh (Ethics and Compliance Department) and as a trainee at Al Jazy & Co., Jordan (International Arbitration). Currently, she is working on a mock trial project funded by the U.S. government in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Fahira was a participant in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot competition in 2015, and a coach of the University of Sarajevo Vis Moot Team since 2016. She is a member of Association ARBITRI since 2015.
Arnela received her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Zenica in June 2017, where she was a member of the 2017 Vis Moot team. She also participated in the International Criminal Court Moot Court Competition in The Hague, Netherlands, in 2016. She obtained her LL.M. degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 2018, a participant of the LL.M. International Investment Arbitration Moot Competition, she was awarded a prize for best oralist. Her studies were focused on international investment and commercial arbitration. Following her LL.M. graduation, she worked as a summer intern for a U.S. based law firm Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP, in Pittsburgh, PA. She has been a member of Association ARBITRI since May 2017.