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Course: Master of Laws (LLM), International Business Law
University: University of Liverpool
Current place of residence: London, England
Scholarship Year: 2009-2010
Other information: Vivianne graduated from the Faculty of Law of the University of Panama in 2008 with a First Class Honours Degree. Before being awarded the Hodgson Law Scholarship and gaining the opportunity to graduate with a Distinction from her Master’s Degree at the University of Liverpool in 2010, were she obtained the Dean’s Prize, she was recruited to work for the International Commercial Negotiations Division of the Ministry of Trade and Industries of Panama.
Additionally, she has participated in multiple contests, including the Talent and Innovation Competition of the Americas organized by the OAE of which she was a finalist in 2009; and the Clive M. Schmitthoff Essay Competition of the Institute of International Commercial Law of the Pace University School of Law- Queen Mary University of London.
Since graduation, she has volunteered and worked for various NGOs in Liverpool and Manchester and is currently working with a multifaceted organization which works with Shipping Law in London. In the near future she hopes to build and strengthen business, personal and professional links between Panama, Latin America and the United Kingdom.