Visiting professors and visiting lecturers

Ana Vlahek PhD

Visiting Associate Professor
European Union Law

PhD (University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Law, 2009)
BA (University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Law, 2003)

Significant Professional Experience

  • Associate Professor of civil and commercial law, University of Ljubljana, 2016-present
  • Assistant professor of European law, University of Ljubljana, 2015-present
  • Researcher, Institute for Comparative Law at the Faculty of Law in Ljubljana, 2008-present
  • Assistant professor of civil and commercial law, University of Ljubljana, 2011-2016
  • Researcher and teachingassistant, University of Ljubljana, 2003-2011
  • Legal intern, UNCITRAL, Vienna, 2005
  • Legal intern, High Court in Ljubljana, 2005-2006
  • Coach of ELMC, CEEMC and Willem C. Vis teams, University of Ljubljana, 2003-present

Current research

  • EU law, private law (property law and contracts), consumer law, private enforcement of antitrust


  • Vlahek: Challenges of Private Enforcement of Antitrust in Slovenia, in: Kovač, Vandenberghe (Eds.): Economic Evidences in EU Competition Law, European Studies in Law and Economics, Intersentia (Mortsel/Cambridge), 2016, pp. 375-428
  • Fatur & Podobnik & Vlahek: Competition law in Slovenia, Alphen aan den Rijn, London, Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, Kluwer Law International, 2016, 240 pp.
  • Podobnik & Vlahek: Chronology of Development of Private Law in Slovenia, in: Lavický, Hurdík et al., Private Law Reform, Acta Universitatis Brunensis, Iuridica, Editio Scientia, No 501, Masaryk University, Brno, 2014, pp. 283-329
  • Kramberger Škerl & Vlahek: International Encyclopedia of Laws: Property and Trust Law – Slovenia, Suppl. 11 (May 2010), Wolters Kluwer, 200 pp.
  • Vlahek: Consumer protection in Slovenia, in: Barancova, Blaho, Lazar (Eds.): Rechtsschutz des schwächeren Subjekts im Privatrecht,  XI. Dies Luby Iurisprudentiae, Spectrum Slovakia series, vol. 6, Peter Lang,  Frankfurt am Main; University of Trnava, Trnava, 2014, pp. 129-146
  • Vlahek & Urankar: Member State Liability for Breaches of EU Law, in: Možina (Ed.): Liability of the State for Damages, IUS Software, Ljubljana, 2015, pp. 263-333 (in Slovene)
  • Vlahek: Contractual transfer of ownership of movables in the European legal environment,Scientia iustitia, GV Založba, Ljubljana, 2010. 417 pp. (in Slovene)