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New AEA-EAL Board members

Posted on July 14th, 2018 by AEA-EAL

We are pleased to announced that during the last AEA-EAL General Assembly two new Members of the Board of Directors has been elected: David Asatiani, President of the Georgian Bar Association and Andrzej Kaliński, Dean of the Białystok Bar Association, Poland. Congratulations to our new Directors! We also wish to inform that Patrick Conrad from Read more


Successful conference in Almaty, Kazakhstan

Posted on July 14th, 2018 by AEA-EAL

Successful conference in Almaty, Kazakhstan

120 lawyers from 14 countries, 5 moderators and 33 speakers discussed in Almaty in June 15 – 16 on how to improve the quality of legal services in Kazakhstan and in other countries of the Central Asia. The area covered by the conference topic was very broad therefore conference was divided into six sessions: INDEPENDENCE Read more


Letter from Anuar Tugel

Posted on June 27th, 2018 by AEA-EAL

Letter from Anuar Tugel

We received a letter from Mr. Anuar Tugel, Chairman of the Republican Collegium of Advocates of Kazakhstan. You may find the photocopy of the letter below:


Congratulations to Monique Stengel

Posted on June 5th, 2018 by AEA-EAL

We are delighted to announce, That Monique Stengel, Past President of the AEA-EAL, serving currently as member of the Board of Directors, has been elected for the post of the Treasurer of the Federation of the European Bars! With this occasion we wish Monique success with her new duties.


AEA-EAL workshop for young lawyers in Moldova

Posted on May 4th, 2018 by AEA-EAL

AEA-EAL workshop for young lawyers in Moldova

AEA-EAL together with Moldavian Young Lawyers Association (MYLA) organized on May 4, 2018 a seminar for young lawyers on European convention on the profession of lawyer (context and need for adoption), view on ethics rules – independence, confidentiality and conflict of interest as well as issues related to management of the law firms. The event Read more


AEA-EAL President in Romania

Posted on May 3rd, 2018 by AEA-EAL

AEA-EAL President in Romania

On April 20 and 21 Maria Ślązak, AEA-EAL President was a guest of the Bar of Romania on the occasion of celebrating the 100 anniversary of the union between Kingdom of Romania and Transylvania, which was the beginning of the modern state of Romania. Maria, who is also a vice-chair of the PECO Committee of Read more


Uber vs France

Posted on April 21st, 2018 by AEA-EAL

On 10 April 2018, the CJEU C-320/16 ruled that Member States may use criminal law mechanisms to prohibit and penalize the illegal exercise of transport activities offered by the UberPop service, without notifying the European Commission of such legislation. In the given case, the “tribunal de grande instance de Lille” (Regional Court, Lille, France) asked Read more


Maria Ślązak awarded

Posted on March 30th, 2018 by AEA-EAL

Maria Ślązak awarded

Austrian Federal President Alexander Van der Bellen awarded Maria Ślązak, AEA-EAL President, with the Great Order for Merits for the Republic of Austria. The Order was granted for Maria’s outstanding achievements on a field of supporting and enhancing cooperation of European Bar Associations, and in particular – the Austrian Bar Council and the Polish National Read more


Anniversary of Jean Pierre van Cutsem

Posted on March 20th, 2018 by AEA-EAL

Anniversary of Jean Pierre van Cutsem

We are proud to inform you that Jean-Pierre van Cutsem, one of the founders of the AEA-EAL and former President of our Association receives an honorary award marking 50 Jubilee of his professional activity as a lawyer. Jean-Pierre served for over half century both for public and Bar’s life as a Chair of Foreign Affairs Read more


AEA-EAL on the 46th European Presidents’ Conference

Posted on March 20th, 2018 by AEA-EAL

AEA-EAL on the 46th European Presidents' Conference

On February 8 – 10, 2018 Maria Ślązak, President of the European Association of Lawyers represented our Association as a speaker during the 46th European Presidents’ Conference. AEA-EAL Past Presidents Monique Stengel and Konrad Meingast also participated this event. The convention is the oldest and the biggest summit of the highest representatives of European lawyers. Read more