Janez Starman, partner

Odvetniška pisarna Starman Velkaverh

Janez Starman began his professional career after graduation in 1996 as a Junior Associate for mag. Gregor Velkaverh. In 1998 he passed the National legal exam. In the period between 1997 and 1998 he worked as a Judge trainee at the Koper Higher Court.

He has been a partner in the Law Firm Straman/Velkaveh since 2000.

In 2005 he successfully completed training in the program: »International Criminal Court (ICC) from the perspective of defence lawyers« acquiring the skills necessary to act as counsellor before the International Criminal Tribunal in the Hague. Two years later he enrolled in postgraduate studies of Civil, Commercial and Corporate law.

In 2009 he successfully completed training and acquired the title of mediator trainer at the Slovenian mediators association. Since 2010 he has been working as a mediator at the Ljubljana District Court, Koper District Court and Koper Labour Court.

Fields of practice:

  • Civil law,
  • Commercial and corporate law,
  • Labour law,
  • Law of inheritance
  • Criminal law
  • Administrative law,
  • Constitutional law
  • International law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution

Foreign language skills:

  • English,
  • Italian,
  • Croatian,
  • Serbian.


Kolodvorska 1, 6000 Koper
Tel.: +386 (0) 5 66 26 400
Fax: +386 (0) 5 66 26 404

Branch office in Ljubljana
Argentinska ulica 16 (BTC), 1000 Ljubljana
Tel.: +386 (0) 1 42 25 500
Fax: +386 (0) 1 42 25 502

Receives Clients based on prior arrangements.

Receives unannounced Clients during office hours each Wednesday between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.