The President is elected for a term of two years. The President convenes and chairs all meetings of the ENCJ organs. He represents the ENCJ, especially in relation to dealings with the institutions of the European Union.
The President is regularly invited to speech at international conferences and events.
Speeches by former President Lord Justice John Thomas
2011-2012 Miguel Carmona Ruano Member of the CGPJ. (full biography)
2008-2010 Lord Justice John Thomas
Member of the Judges’Council of England and Wales since 2002. Lord Justice of Appeal (full biography).
2007-2008 Edith Van den Broeck
Former President and member of the Hoge Raad voor Justitie/Conseil Supérieur de la Justice, Belgium (2000-2007)
2004-2007 Luigi Berlinguer
Former member of the Consiglio della Magistrature, Italy (2002-2006), currently Member of the European Parliament and vice-chair of the commitee on Legal Affairs