High-level experts from all over Europe to join the conference

We are delighted to confirm that 27 high level experts from various European countries and Ukraine will join the conference “Enhancing the Quality of Legal Aid: General Standards for Different Countries” which is taking place this week. Our honorable guests and speakers include Justice of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania, former judge at the European Court of Human Rights, Head of the Seimas Ombudsmen Office, representative of the European Commission, representative of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, representatives from several Ministries of Justice, bar associations,legal aid boards, Open Society Institute, lawyers, prosecutors, policy advisers and academics.

The event will be opened by the Minister of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania, the Director of the Law Institute of Lithuania and the Chairman of the Lithuanian Bar Association.

The registration to the conference confirmed the high interest in legal aid questions. Almost all 100 places for the conference we filled in the first week of registration.

The organizers hope for interesting and fruitful discussions!