Nemanja Žunić is a member of the Bar Association of Belgrade, with a registered seat in Belgrade.
Nemanja has developed niche expertise within the IT sector, advising on a variety of technology enterprises from start-ups to established IT companies. Within this area, he advises clients on complex legal issues regarding patent protection for software, outsourcing, and software development agreements, non-disclosure agreements, software licensing agreements, IT independent contractor agreements, technology joint-venture, and spin-off agreements. He has vast experience regarding commercial and tax-related legal issues regarding cryptocurrency transactions, ICO comprehensive legal support, etc.
In addition, Nemanja provides legal solutions around IT & IP-related cross-jurisdiction tax issues.
He completed both Bachelor’s and Master’s Law degree at the University of Novi Sad, where he was ranked top 1% of his class and was awarded numerous awards and scholarships. His master’s thesis in Serbia was on the topic of “Legal Protection of Software”, after which he established an interest in IT law, and continued his legal education at University College London (UCL), as a scholar of the Government of the United Kingdom (Chevening Scholar). Whilst at UCL he obtained an LL.M. degree in Intellectual Property Law, specializing in the field of patent protection of software, under the supervision of the distinguished Rt Hon. Professor Sir Robin Jacob.
During his studies, Nemanja represented his university team at prestigious moot-court law competitions, both on the national and international levels. In particular, he competed in Foreign Direct Investment International Arbitration Moot (King’s College, London), Telders International Law Moot Court Competition (Peace Palace, Hague), and Moot Court National Competition in International Humanitarian Law (Red Cross, Belgrade).
Nemanja writes extensively on the topics of Intellectual Property and IT Law.
He speaks Serbian (native) and is fluent in English.