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ALEŠ ŠTRAVS, partner

Aleš Štravs graduated from the Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana in 2001 with the thesis on transport (maritime) law, passed the Administrative Procedure Exam in 2002, the State Bar Exam in 2004, the Mediators Exam in 2010 and the Attorney exam in 2011.

In the years 2001 till 2002 Aleš Štravs worked as a trainee at the Spatial Planning Sector of the Administrative Unit Idrija and in the period from 2002 untill 2004 as a trainee at the Higher Court in Koper. From 2004 until 2006 he worked as the head of the Legal and HR department at Mehano d.o.o. and as an in-house lawyer for two other companies owned by Mehano d.o.o.. In the period from 2006 untill 2009 he was employed as an in-house lawyer at the company Intereuropa, Global Logistics Service, PLC. In 2009 he joined the Starman/Velkaverh association of lawyers where he firstly worked as a candidate and then as an attorney. Finally, in 2020 he co-founded the law firm Velkaverh, Štravs, Podgornik.

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Knowledge of foreign languages:

  • English,
  • German,
  • Croatian,
  • Serbian.


  • Slovenian Bar Association
  • ECCN (European Customs Council Network)
  • ATLO (German speaking network of European Law Firms working in the field of transport law)
  • Maritime Law Association of Slovenia
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