Sanela Ninkovic

Sanela Ninković

Associate // Rechtsanwältin
othorn legal | international disputes
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Sanela Ninković advises Swiss and international clients in complex disputes with a particular focus on international arbitration as well as on contractual and corporate disputes.

Before joining rothorn legal, Sanela completed her legal training with leading law firms in Zurich and worked as an associate at an international law firm in Belgrade. She also worked as a research assistant at the Europa-Institut of the Saarland University in Saarbrücken and completed a traineeship at the European Commission in Brussels.

Sanela speaks German, English, and Serbo-Croatian.

  • Representation of multinational construction groups in several international arbitration proceedings concerning complex construction disputes
  • Acting as Administrative Secretary in several international arbitration proceedings
  • Advising and representing clients from various industries in several high-profile national and multinational merger control proceedings before the competition authorities in Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Advising clients on different aspects of antitrust law and management of antitrust compliance programs for companies in Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Master of Law, Faculty of Law, University of Zurich (Switzerland)
  • LL.M. “European and International Law”, Europa-Institut, Saarland University (Germany)
  • Bachelor of Laws, Faculty of Law, University of Banja Luka (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
  • Assistance with Voser/Girsberger, International Arbitration: Comparative and Swiss Perspectives, 4th, Zurich: Schulthess, Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2021
  • Judicial Review of Arbitral Awards and Parties’ Right to Expand it, Zeitschrift für Europarechtliche Studien 04/2014