Leadership

Executive Board 2021-22

Nina Trcek, Co-President (ntrcek@llm22.law.harvard.edu)

Nina is an LL.M. from Slovenia. She graduated from the University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Law in 2019, with a focus on international public law, as well as attended the University of Lisbon and Paris Nanterre University. She has interned in small to mid-sized law firms in Slovenia and worked as Lawyer Linguist at the Court of Justice of the European Union and as Legal and Policy Advisor at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). At HLS, Nina is also a member of the Harvard European Law Association, where she serves as External Communications Chair. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, playing tennis, dancing and reading.

 

Zarko Perovic, Co-President (zperovic@jd22.law.harvard.edu)

Zarko is a third-year J.D. student from Niš, Serbia and San Diego, California. He  has a BA in Political Science and Classical Civilizations from UC Berkeley and an MPhil in International Relations from Oxford. His work background has been split between the public and private sectors. In the public sector, he has focused primarily on atrocity prevention and has worked in the US government, for an NGO in South Sudan as an unarmed peacekeeper, and with different organizations across Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Netherlands, and Colombia. In the private sector, he has worked as a US Summer Associate for a law firm in London, as an associate at a hedge fund, in the legal department of a private security company, and he co-founded a videoconferencing startup. Outside of law school, he is a fan of learning foreign languages, biking, and salsa dancing.

Daniel Necz, Vice President and Treasurer (dnecz@llm21.law.harvard.edu)

 

Daniel is an LL.M. Candidate at Harvard Law School. Daniel holds a Law degree from Eötvös Loránd University and pursues his PhD studies at the Pázmány Péter Catholic University in Budapest, Hungary with a focus on privacy, data protection and the regulation of artificial intelligence and novel technologies. He has also published a variety of articles and held speeches in the above fields. Prior to Harvard, Daniel has worked at a number of top-tier international law firms as a privacy, data protection and technology law expert and is currently registered by the Budapest Bar Association in Hungary as a lawyer.
Besides law, Daniel enjoys traveling, literature, learning foreign languages and is also interested in programming and information technology.

Dimitar Grozdanov, Director of Programming (dgrozdanov@llm21.law.harvard.edu)

Dimitar Grozdanov (LL.M. 2022) holds a master’s degree in Law from the St Kliment Ohridski University in Sofia, Bulgaria. A senior associate in a local firm, Dimitar has been working as a corporate lawyer for the past 10 years, specializing in private equity M&A transactions, litigation and financial regulation.

Outside (ir)regular work hours, Dimitar has been volunteering with the Dechitsa Foundation since 2017, mentoring children from 3 state care homes in Bulgaria, providing legal advice and organizing civil rights seminars for children and parents from underprivileged backgrounds.

Joze Stare, Director of Programming (jstare@llm22.law.harvard.edu)

Joze Stare (LL.M. 2022) holds a LL.B. and LL.M. from Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana. After his studies, Joze has worked for the leading Slovenian corporate law firm Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & partners, where he also completed his secondment at Allen & Overy in Warsaw. Joze passed the Slovenian Bar Exam in 2021. He is interested in the intersection of law and business and wants to continue researching and working on M&A and financial transactions in the region.