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Breakfast Club 1: Enemies of the people? The role of an independent judiciary in times of populism

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Rogger-Saal
Plenary / Breakfast Club
english language

Speakers

Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales
Vice-President, ELI - European Law Institute, Vienna Chair

BA, Dr. jur. LORD THOMAS OF CWMGIEDD

Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales

1972-1996 Barrister and Queen's Counsel (1984)
1996 Judge of High Court, Commercial Court of England and Wales
1998-2001 Presiding Judge of Wales
2002-2003 Judge in charge of the Commercial Court of England and Wales
2003-2006 Senior Presiding Judge for England and Wales and Judge of Court of Appeal
2008-2011 Vice President of the Queen's Bench Division and Judge of Court of Appeal
 Since 2013 Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales
2011-2013 President of the Queen's Bench Divison and Judge of Court of Appeal

Dr. LL.M Christiane C. WENDEHORST

Vice-President, ELI - European Law Institute, Vienna

1993-1995 First and Second State Examination in Law, Bavaria
1995 Doctorate in law (summa cum laude), LMU Munich
1993-1998 Research assistant, Institute for International Law, LMU Munich
1997-1998 Master of Laws, University of Cambridge
1998 Habilitation, LMU Munich
1998-1999 Professor (C4), University of Greifswald
1999-2008 Professor (C4), University of Göttingen
since 2008 Professor of Law, Department of Civil Law, University of Vienna

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