|Susan Denham, new Chief Justice of Ireland|
Mrs Justice Susan Denham has been appointed as new Chief Justice of Ireland. She made the constitutional declaration on July 25th , 2011 in the presence of President Mary McAleese, the Prime Minister Kenny, the Attorney General and the Minister for Justice. In a statement issued through the Courts Service, Mrs Denham said "the time has now come to develop a Judicial Council in Ireland, to support the Judiciary in their difficult task, whilst providing assurance to the public that all judges maintain our traditional high judicial standards."
As Chief Justice, Susan Denham will chair the Courts Service Board.
|18/07/2012 > Judicial Reform in the EU|
|14/04/2011 > Status of Judges|
In 2009/2010 an ENCJ working group studied the topic of Status of Judges. The report (EN/FR) touches upon issues relating to recruitment, evaluation, liability and immunity of judges.
|25/10/2010 > Councils for the Judiciary in Europe|
Opinion no. 10 of the Consultative Council of European Judges of the Council of Europe (CCJE) aims to identify the core elements in relation to the general mission, composition and functions of the C [ ... ]
|25/10/2010 > Judicial Quality Management |
Judicial Quality Management has been the object of several ENCJ working groups. See also the section on Quality Management. The ENCJ Register on Quality Management 2007-2008 lists the various quali [ ... ]