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Market Access Seminar series – join us!

The University of Bern’s Institute of European and International Economic Law, the World Trade Institute, the European Association of Lawyers (AEA-EAL) invite you to a workshop on the following topic: 50th Anniversary of the Free Trade Agreement – state of play of the trade relationship between Switzerland and the EU  13 October 2022, University of Bern Hallerstrasse 6 (ground floor) Auditorium Silva Casa 3012 Bern, Switzerland … Continue reading Market Access Seminar series – join us!

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Celebrations in Gdańsk are coming – 13-15 October!

Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends, The Gdańsk Bar of Attorneys-at-Law, in partnership with the AEA-EAL, organises a special event to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of the Bar of Attorneys-at-law, It is scheduled for 13-15 October Gdańsk itself is a beautiful coastal city. It is described by major guides and travel websites as the „Pearl of Central Europe” and the „most underrated tourist destination in Europe”. With … Continue reading Celebrations in Gdańsk are coming – 13-15 October!

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International Scientific Conference on role of lawyers in Vilnius

International Scientific Conference “The right to legal counsel: scientific and practical aspects of the role of lawyers for human rights in the light of the development of the Council of Europe document “On the profession of lawyers and access to legal assistance”. September 30-October 1, 2022 EHU, Vilnius Format: hybrid – online via zoom/offline at Campus of the EHU, Vilnius, Saviciaus 17. The Centre for … Continue reading International Scientific Conference on role of lawyers in Vilnius

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Condolences for our Colleagues and Friends from the UK

The Board of Directors and the President of the European Association of Lawyers (AEA-EAL) would like to express profound sadness on hearing of the death of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. On behalf of the members of our Association, the Board would also like to extend sincere condolences to our Colleagues, Friends and all the people from the United Kingdom. Continue reading Condolences for our Colleagues and Friends from the UK

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HELP Course completed

European Association of Lawyers (AEA-EAL) congratulates AEA-EAL members who successfully completed the Council of Europe HELP course on Ethics for Lawyers, implemented in a joint initiative of the Council of Europe HELP Programme, the European Association of Lawyers and the European Young Bar Association. Participants received certificates issued by the Council of Europe confirming course completion. During the implementation of the course, AEA-EAL Deontology Committee … Continue reading HELP Course completed

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Presidency Elections

We are delighted to inform you that Maria Ślazak (Poland) has been re-elected for the position of the AEA-EAL President and Christoph von Wilcken as the Vice-President of our Association. It is worth mentioning that Maria and Christoph received unanimous support in their respective votes. Maria Ślązak is a Polish lawyer possessing a long time of experience in advising and representing in courts businesses from various … Continue reading Presidency Elections

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Statement calling for respecting the right to a fair trial in Egypt

A number of international bar associations and lawyers’ organisations have come together to announce an annual “International Fair Trial Day” (IFTD) to be observed every year on 14 June. An annual Ebru Timtik Award was also introduced to recognise an individual or an organisation who has or which has made an exceptional contribution towards securing fair trial rights in the country on which the IFDT … Continue reading Statement calling for respecting the right to a fair trial in Egypt