Tomislav Karlović (1979) is an Associate Professor at the Chair of Roman Law of the Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb. He finished his secondary education in Gymnasium Nova Gradiška in 1998; after that, he entered Faculty of Law of the University of Zagreb from which he graduated in 2002 with diploma summa cum laude. He earned his Ph.D. degree in 2011, after passing through the Postgraduate Studies of Civil Law and Family Law Sciences from the Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb, and defending the doctoral thesis: “Fiducia cum creditore in Roman Law”. He has been part of the Chair of Roman law (Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb) since 2003. He has participated with presentations in a number of international scientific conferences and has attended several international courses in Roman law. He is author of scientific articles in the field of Roman and Comparative Private Law. He has been the executive editor of Zbornik Pravnog fakulteta u Zagrebu (Collected Papers of Zagreb Law Faculty) since 2012.