Jury Members for the 2019 ELI Young Lawyers Award appointed


The ELI Executive Committee has appointed five members of the Jury for a two-year tenure 2019–2020. Entries for the 2019 ELI Young Lawyers Award are more than welcome.

The following Jury Members were selected by the ELI Executive Committee to review the entries of the 2019 and 2020 ELI Young Lawyers Award:

  • Sjef van Erp, ELI Vice-President, Professor of civil law and European private law at Maastricht University (The Netherlands)
  • Filipe Machado, President of the European Law Students Association, ELSA International
  • John North, President of Interleges
  • Walter Doralt, Chair of the ELI Membership Committee, Professor at the University of Regensburg (Germany)
  • Reinhard Zimmermann, Speaker of the ELI Senate, Professor and Director of the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law

We wish to thank the outgoing Jury, Robert Bray (former Head of Unit, Committee on Legal Affairs of the European Parliament), Sabino Cassese (former Italian Constitutional Court Judge and Professor of Administrative Law), Katharina Miller (3C Compliance, Founding Partner, and President of the European Woman Lawyers Association), Diana Wallis (former ELI President) and Reinhard Zimmermann (Speaker of the ELI Senate), who will be continuing his role, for their dedication to giving voice to young European lawyers in the course of their two-year tenure.

If you know promising future legal experts, please feel free to encourage them to apply for the 2019 ELI Young Lawyers Award. Papers have to be submitted by 30 April 2019, 8 pm CET. All details can be found here.