Svit is a Slovenian lawyer. He holds a graduate degree in law from University of Ljubljana in Slovenia and an LLM in International Law from University College London, where he undertook research in the fields of international law of foreign investments, international dispute resolution and international criminal law.
Prior to joining Volterra Fietta, Svit worked as an associate at a boutique Slovenian law firm specialising in commercial litigation and dispute resolution as well as white-collar criminal defence and corporate crime. Svit advised clients in different contentious and non-contentious cases as well as represented them in civil and criminal proceedings before Slovenian courts. Before that, he worked as a junior associate at a leading Slovenian commercial law firm where he advised clients in several large cross-border transactions as well as in different complex matters of commercial, real estate and labour law.
During his studies, Svit was awarded several university awards and commendations for his academic achievements. In the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, his University of Ljubljana team reached the octofinal round.
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LLM in International Law, University College London
Graduate degree in law (summa cum laude), University of Ljubljana
Slovenian, English, Croatian, Serbian and German