Vilim Bouček is a professor at the Department of Private International Law. He was an intern to Branko Arak, a lawyer from Zagreb, from September 1979 until June 1981. From 1981 until 1987 he was the Head of Legal-personnel and General Sector of the Labour Organisation “Oroplet” Pleternica. In 1987 he was employed by the Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb as an assistant-postgraduate student at the Department of Private International Law, at the Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb. He is fluent in German and English, and speaks Italian and French as well.