Event Overview


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During this seminar lawyers who have successfully established their own law firms will share their practical experiences. An expert speaker will moderate the sessions and provide practical tips and advice. In order to bring the discussion to a successful conclusion, the corporate counsels will share their insights on the best ways to establish and maintain a successful collaboration.

Young AIJA lawyers who are just about to venture into self-employment will be provided with a checklist of dos and don’ts, current owners of independent law firms will find a network of like-minded lawyers to exchange their ideas and experience and to find new inspiration on how to develop their business.

AIJA Commissions involved
  • In-house Counsel
  • Skills, Career, Innovation, Leadership and Learning (SCILL)




Krojaška ulica 6-8, 1000 Ljubljana



Orsolya GÖRGÉNYI, Szecskay Attorneys at Law, Hungary

Štěpán Holub, Holubová advokáti s.r.o. Czech Republic
Maks Prokop, ISKRAEMECO, d.d., Slovenia
Marisa Bützberger, Limmatlegal , Switzerland

Michel Peruch, Business Strategy Coach, Belgium

Sponsored by Arnet Fox LLP

Evelyn Niitväli, RCAA Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB, Germany
Jonathan Grode, Green and Spiegel LLC, USA
Agata Adamczyk, Agata Adamczyk & Associates, Poland
Pauline LeMore, LeMore Avocat, France
Christian Presoly, Dr. Christian Presoly Rechtsanwalt, Liechtenstein

Sponosred by Šelih

Arpad Gered, Maybach Görg Lenneis Geréd Rechtsanwälte, Austria
Anna Ranky, Ránky Ügyvédi Iroda / Attorneys at Law, Hungary
Berk Cektir, Cektir Law Firm, Turkey
Anna Jelínková, Abraham & Partneri, Attorneys at law, Czech Republic
Max Mailliet, Etude Max Mailliet, Luxembourg

Sponsored by Maybach Görg Lenneis Geréd Rechtsanwälte GmbH
16:00 - 17:30

Markus Zwicky, Zwicky Windlin & Partner, Switzerland
Kai Guldemond, Blenheim, Netherlands
Jean Louis Collart, Mentha, Switzerland
Agnès Proton, Cabinet Proton, France
Roberto Luzi Crivellini, Macchi di Cellere Gangemi, Italy


Malcolm McNeil, Arent Fox LLP, USA
Frank Walk, EMLAWYERS, Germany
Anne Salzer, A. Salzer Avocats, France
Ferenc Ballegeer, FB-Private Wealth Law, Belgium


Thierry Aballea, EwenLaw, France
Maks Prokop, ISKRAEMECO, d.d., Slovenia
Václav Filip, České Radiokomunikace a.s., Czech Republic
Mojca Brezigar Bas, IBM, Slovenia
Lidija Virant, Alta Group d.d., Slovenia

14:00 - 15:30

Michel Peruch, Business Strategy Coach, Belgium

Fees & General Info

There are currently no registration fees available.

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If you are a lawyer under 35 years old and meet the requirements, apply to our Scholarship Programme for this event. You can check more details here.

Practical Information

Organising Committee

Stepan HOLUB Holubová advokáti s.r.o. (CZECH REPUBLIC)
Maks PROKOP Iskraemeco d.d. (SLOVENIA)


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