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Sara Pendjer

Counsel, Stankovic and partners Law office

Member, Arbitration Association (Serbia)

Member, Serbian Bar Association

Member, Serbian Association of Managers


Gender: Female

Year of birth: 1988

Nationality: Croatia, Serbia

Type of practitioner:

Counsel, Expert, Tribunal Secretary

Jurisdiction(s) in which admitted to practice (if applicable):

Montenegro, Serbia

Fields of legal expertise:

Civil law, International law

Practice areas:

Administrative Law, Employment, Energy and Natural Resources, Pharmaceutical, Real Estate, Insurance, Corporate Law / M&A, Investment Law/ Public International Law, Transport

Contact details


Njegoseva 19/II
Belgrade, Serbia 11000


+381 65 27 17 494


Sara Pendjer <>



  • Serbian: Native
  • Croatian: Native
  • English: Fluent
  • French: Basic

Relevant arbitration experience:

Participated in 8 international arbitration cases in different roles (counsel, expert witness, secretary to the tribunal), under ICSID, ICC, UNCITRAL and Arbitration rules of Camera Arbitrale di Milano.

Education & certifications:

Central European University, Budapest, Hungary
Master of Laws in International Business Law, with Merits, June 2016
Master Thesis: Investment status of sovereign bonds: recent developments in the case law of International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
GPA: 3.55/4.00 (average class GPA: 3.40, class size: 18)

University of Belgrade, Faculty of Law, Belgrade, Serbia
Master of Laws in European Integration, September 2013
Master Thesis: Direct Effect and Supremacy of the EU Law
GPA: 9.6/10.00

University of Belgrade, Faculty of Law, Belgrade, Serbia
Major Focus: Business Law
GPA: 8.86/10


Costs of the arbitration proceedings, Branic journal - journal for legal theory and practice of the Serbian Bar Association, 2021;
Conducting litigation in Serbia, 2020, 2021, 2022, Lexology (co – authored with Nenad Stankovic and Luka Marosiuk);

Additional information:

Recognized by Chambers & Partners in band 3 in the dispute resolution section, 2022 and 2023;
Recognized by Legal 500 as a rising star in the dispute resolution section, in 2021, 2022, and 2023;
Recognized by Who is Who legal – future leader, non-partner for 2021, 2022, 2023 and 2024;