Rovinj will host the 2012 Mundiavocat World Football Cup for Lawyers from June 1st through June 10th. The event takes place each year in a different country, and over the years such Continental Cups as Eurolawyers – Lawyers European Football Cup, held in Rovinj in 2009, Americalawyers, Asialawyers, Africalawyers and French Football Cup for Lawyers have been organized. The football matches are divided in two groups: Classic – in which all will participate, and Master – for lawyers over 35 years old. During the ten days of the competition each team will play 7 matches. Participants are coming from Algiers, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, France, Italy, Iran, Japan, China, Morocco, Mexico, Spain, Côte d’Ivoire, Panama, Romania, Turkey and Venezuela. Over 1800 lawyers comprising over 70 teams will participate in this year’s Mundiavocat.
A grand opening ceremony will mark the start of Mundiavocat and the Fair Play and Most Successful Team and Player awards will be given at the closing ceremony.