About Giorgi Tsertsvadze
Giorgi Tsertsvadze is an Associate Professor at Tbilisi State University Law Faculty. A practicing lawyer since 2003, he is a member of the Georgian Bar Association and founder/managing partner of the law firm J&T Consulting, a leading law firm in Georgia. He has also served as a mediator on the Global Mediation Panel for the Ombudsman for United Nations Funds and Programmes since 2020.
A certified mediator, Dr. Tsertsvadze was one of the founders of the EBA Mediation and Arbitration Center and a founder of the Georgian Association of Mediators and the National Center for ADR at Tbilisi State University (TSU-NCADR), one of the first centers to develop and implement mediation in Georgia.
Dr. Tsertsvadze has extensive international experience, and he is the beneficiary of grants and scholarships from, and actively participates in, programs by the Max Planck Institute for International Private and Comparative Law (Germany), the Volkswagen Foundation (Germany), the German Academic Exchange Service (Germany), Chuo Law School (Japan), Japan Association of Arbitrators (Japan) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the JAMS Foundation (USA – Harvard University, Stanford University, Pepperdine University), and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (Germany).
Dr. Tsertsvadze’s litigation experience includes the following practice areas: Contracts, Corporate law, Investment law, Labor law, Competition law, Insurance law, Banking law and Conflict of law.
Dr. Tsertsvadze mediates cases related to Construction, Banking and Contractual Disputes.