12 to 13 October 2023 Online

Essentials for Criminal Defence Counsel before the European Courts

Published 9 months, 2 weeks ago


This online seminar will provide lawyers with an update on the recent case law of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in European criminal justice, as well as relevant case law of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR).

Advice on making valid applications to the ECtHR and CJEU will be given, enabling the participants to apply their knowledge of substantive EU law before the EU courts.

Key topics

  • The ECtHR and its relevant jurisprudence within the context of EU criminal justice
  • How to make valid applications to the Court
  • The CJEU’s approach to criminal justice
  • Practical advice on making references for preliminary rulings
  • Recent case law on the EAW, EIO, EU procedural rights in criminal matters, Framework Decisions 829, 909 and 947 on supervision measures, the transfer of prisoners and probation measures

Who should attend?

Lawyers in private practice, government officials.

Interactive Online Seminar

The online seminar will be hosted on the Zoom videoconferencing platform. Participants will be able to interact immediately and directly with top-level speakers and other participants. ERA will make the most of the technical tools available to deliver an intensive, interactive experience. The highest security settings will be applied to ensure that participants can participate safely in this high-quality online conference.

Details on the program, fee and registration can be found on the seminar website.