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.

Stefan Martinic, Vice President and Treasurer (smartinic@llm22.law.harvard.edu)

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Stefan Martinić is an LL.M. Candidate at Harvard Law School. He finished a 5-year integrated BA-MA law school program at the University of Zagreb, Croatia, during which he went on an Erasmus+ exchange program at l’Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. He interned at the European Parliament in Brussels and in the Court of Justice of the EU in Luxembourg. He holds an LLM in European Law from LSE and an Artificial Intelligence Certificate from the Oxford’s Saïd Business School. He has a two-year experience of working in top-tier law firms in Croatia.

Stefan’s interests are travel, basketball, chess and politics.

Dimitris Krokos, Director of Programming (dkrokos@llm22.law.harvard.edu)

Dimitris Krokos is an LLM from Greece. He holds a degree in Law from the University of Athens, spending an exchange semester at the Free University of Berlin, and a degree in Economics from the American College of Greece. In the academic world, Dimitris has worked at the MPIL in Heidelberg and the Jean Monnet European Centre of Excellence in Athens. In the professional world, he is a lawyer and has worked for the leading international law firm in Greece. In the NGO world, he has served as Vice-President and Board Member of the European Youth Parliament in Greece. He has visited almost all HCSELSA countries and believes strongly in the region’s ties and potential. He loves traveling, books, and (analog) photography.

 

Tara Djukanovic, Director of Programming (tdjukanovic@jd24.law.harvard.edu)

Tara is a first year J.D. student from Johnston, IA and Belgrade, Serbia. She graduated from Emory University with a B.A. in International Studies and Philosophy, Politics in Law. Her work is primarily focused on immigration justice in the United States and Balkans. Before law school, she has worked with The Carter Center, Project SHINE, and the Center for Law and Social Sciences in the and has published political science research in the field of immigration and Eastern European geo-politics. At HLS, Tara is also an editor of the Human Rights Journal, a member of the Women’s Law Association, and a member of Lambda. In her free time, she enjoys running marathons, gardening, and reading fiction.