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Dr. Irmgard GRISS Speaker of the Senate, ELI - European Law Institute; Former President, Supreme Court of Justice, Vienna


1978 Bar exam
1975 LL.M., Harvard University
1974-1975 International Legal Studies, Harvard Law School
1970 LL.D.
1966-1970 Law studies, University of Graz
1971-1975 Department Assistant, University of Graz
1976-1979 Law clerk in the law firm Dr. Mosing, Vienna
1979-1980 Judge, Commercial District Court Vienna
1981-1987 Judge, Commercial Court Vienna
1987-1992 Judge, Court of Appeal Vienna
1993-2011 Judge, Austrian Supreme Court
2007-2011 President of the Supreme Court


Deputy Member of the Constitutional Court
Honorary professor for civil and commercial law, University of Graz
Member and speaker of the Senat, European Law Institute