MITJA GRBEC, Ph.D.

MITJA GRBEC, Ph.D.

MITJA GRBEC, Ph.D.

Dr. Mitja Grbec is the Vice-President of the Maritime Law Association of Slovenia and visiting lecturer at the IMO International Maritime Law Institute in Malta. He graduated law at the University of Ljubljana Faculty of Law and completed his LL.M. and Ph.D. studies in international maritime law at the IMO International Maritime Law Institute (IMO IMLI) in Malta. He has held several positions both in the academia and corporate sector, including that of a permanent lecturer at the IMO International Maritime Law Institute (IMO IMLI) in Malta, member of the Supervisory Board of the company Slovenian Railways d.o.o. and President of the Maritime Law Association of Slovenia. . Among other he is the author of the book ‘Extension of Coastal State Jurisdiction in Enclosed or Semi-enclosed seas: A Mediterranean and Adriatic Perspective’, published by Routledge (London, New York) in 2014 and reprinted in paperback version in 2015. He is currently acting as the Legal Director of an international manufacturing group owned by British interest and as a consultant in the field of international, transport and commercial law