Tomas has been Of Counsel at Co-Effort law firm and lecturer at Institute of Economic Studies, Charles University. His main professional focus is dispute resolution and arbitration, intellectual property and technology law. Before coming to China, he worked for the top tier international law firms and was also in charge of business legal analysis at Economic Daily and The Economist in the Czech Republic. Tomas graduated from Faculty of Law, Masaryk University. Tomas has been participating as an expert group member at work for UNCITRAL in the area of e-commerce and online dispute resolution. He is also a member of many international professional NGOs and cooperates with Institute of Law and Technology at Masaryk University. In the past, Tomas lectured at John Marshall Law School in the USA and many leading law schools in China, including for instance Peking University, East China University of Political Science and Law or University of Science and Technology of China. He is a co-author of several books and numerous academic or business/analytical articles.