VMP Vlasova Mikhel & Partners law office has been a traditional partner of the Belarusian Student Law Competition, which took place on March 3-4, 2017 at the Law Faculty of Belarusian State University.
This year event gathered 12 teams and 62 individual participants from BSU, the Police Academy, the Minsk Innovation University, Polotsk State University, Academy of Public Administration under the President of Belarus, the Belarusian State Agricultural Academy, Brest State University, Gomel State University, Mogilev State University, the Institute of Law, Grodno State University, the Belarusian State Economic University, BSU Law College.
Participants were tested on the computer for 13 legal disciplines to check knowledge of different branches of law, prepared expert opinions of draft legal acts and projects of enabling legislation, analyzed the incident and presented the position of the case. Team-finalists prepared written advice and conducted a meetings with "clients".
VMP managing partner Konstantin Mikhel was one of the jury members of the Competition, which included also representatives of the Supreme Court and the General Prosecutor's Office, the National Centre for Legislation and Legal Research, partners of leading law firms, individually practicing lawyers.
The organizer of the Belarussian Student Law Competition was the Law Faculty of Belarusian State University supported by the Ministry of Education of Belarus.