EJTN Partners

EJTN works with the European Commission (EC) and nearly 40 EU national judicial bodies, which are Members and Observers of EJTN.


 

Members

Austria

Federal Ministry of Justice / Bundesministerium für Justiz  In Austria the continuous training of magistrates is based on a balanced system of decentralized and centralized training modules designe...

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Belgium

L’Institut de formation judiciaire (IFJ)   The L’Institut de formation judiciaire (IFJ)/Instituut voor gerechtelijke opleiding (IGO) is an independent federal body responsible for the design and...

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Bulgaria

National Institute of Justice   The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) became operational on January 1, 2004. It was built upon the achievements of the Magistrates’ Training Center, a nongovernmen...

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Croatia

The Judicial Academy of Croatia  The Judicial Academy was established in 2004 as the institution within the Ministry of justice in charge of initial and continuous judicial training. It obtained th...

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Cyprus

Supreme Court of Cyprus  Contact details: Supreme Court Charalambos Mouskos Str 1404 Nicosia - Cyprus Tel: +357 22865737 Fax: +357 22304500 Website: http://www.supremecourt.gov.cy

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Czech Republic

Judicial Academy   The Judicial Academy (JA) was established in 2002 by the Act No. 6/2002 Coll. as the central institution of the justice sector for the training of judges, state prosecutors and...

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Denmark

Court Administration / Domstolsstyrelsen  The ordinary Danish Courts comprise the Supreme Court, two High Courts and 24 district courts as well as the Land Registration Court and the Maritime and...

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ERA

Academy of European Law, Trier (ERA)   The Academy of European Law Trier (ERA) is one of four education centres at European level (besides the College of Europe in Bruges, the European University...

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Estonia

Supreme Court of Estonia, Training Department  The Supreme Court of Estonia started to organize judicial training in 2009, after the liquidation of Estonian Law Center Foundation, which had been...

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Finland

Ministry of Justice / Oikeusministeriö  The purpose of the training is to maintain and develop the professional skills of the personnel of the courts and the judicial administration. The aim is not...

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France

The French National School for the Judiciary The French National School for the Judiciary school has two locations, one in Bordeaux for initial training, and one in Paris for permanent training and...

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Germany

Ministry of Justice and for Consumer Protection - Bundesministerium der Justiz und für Verbraucherschutz Deutsche Richterakademie Legal basis for the organisation, structure and tasks of Deutsche...

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Greece

National School of Judges The National School of Judges is a Legal Entity of Public Law, which is under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Justice and is administered by Justices of the High Court...

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Hungary

The judiciary of Hungary is an independent and impartial third branch of power of the state. In Hungary, justice shall be administered by the following courts: The Curia, the regional courts of...

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Ireland

Committee for Studies Institute The basic law of the State is the Constitution of Ireland adopted by referendum in 1937 replacing the Constitution of the Irish Free State (1922). The Constitution i...

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Italy

Scuola Superiore della Magistratura In accordance with the principles of judicial independence, freedom of research and teaching, and good administration of justice – as set out in the Constitution...

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Latvia

Latvian Judicial Training Centre   The Latvian Judicial Training Centre (LJTC) is a Foundation, based on the agreement with the Court Administration of the Republic of Latvia, which provides initia...

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Lithuania

National Courts Administration On 14th March, 2002 Valdas Adamkus, President of the Republic of Lithuania signed the Law on the National Courts Administration and since 1st May 2002 authorised a...

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Luxembourg

Ministry of Justice As in other EU Member States, in Luxembourg both judges (magistrats du siege) and public prosecutors (magistrats du parquet) are members of the same professional body. The court...

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Malta

Judicial Studies Committee Contact Judicial Studies Committee Courts of Justice, Republic Street Valletta CMR 02 Tel: +356 21224147 Fax: +356 21417776

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Netherlands

Studiecentrum Rechtspleging Since its establishment in 1960, SSR has been the joint training institute of the Dutch judicial system and the Public Prosecution Service, operating independently from...

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Poland

National School of Judiciary and Public Prosecution The Polish National School of Judiciary and Public Prosecution, established on the basis of the Act of 1st July 2005, amended by the Act of 23rd...

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Portugal

Centre For Judicial Studies Created in 1979, and under the responsibility of the Ministry of Justice, although with legal personality and administrative autonomy, the Centro de Estudos Judiciários ...

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Romania

National Institute of Magistracy   The National Institute of Magistracy is a public institution with legal personality, placed under the coordination of the Superior Council of the Magistracy, and...

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Slovakia

Judicial Academy of Slovakia The Judicial Academy of the Slovak Republic is an independent educational institution with nation – wide coverage that ensures, organizes and executes the training of...

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Slovenia

Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Slovenia Judicial Training Centre The Judicial Training Centre is an affiliated body of the Ministry of Justice. The tasks of the JTC are defined by the law a...

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Spain

Escuela Judicial Consejo General del Poder Judicial, Centro de Estudios Jurídicos  In Spain judges and prosecutors belong to two different professional bodies, and there are two different training...

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Sweden

Courts of Sweden Judicial Training Academy The Courts of Sweden established a training academy for judges in 2009. The Academy is part of the Swedish National Courts Administration and is located i...

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UK: England and Wales

The Judicial College (formerly the Judicial Studies Board) The Judicial College is an independent judicial body and part of the Judicial Office for England and Wales. It draws its funds, staff and...

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UK: Northern Ireland

The Judicial Studies Board for Northern Ireland The Common Law system has existed throughout Ireland since the 17th century and the law in Ireland and England developed along similar lines. That...

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UK: Scotland

The Judicial Institute for Scotland Scots law has its origins in the European civilian law systems, but has gradually developed similarities to the English common law system. Thus comparative lawye...

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