As from today, 20 November, duties of the Chair of the Department of Civil Cases are discharged by the judge Edite Vernusa. The judge will discharge duties of the Chair of the department until the new Chair of the Department of Civil Cases will be elected. 

On 19 November, having reached maximum age to hold a judicial office, term of judicial powers of Zigmants Gencs, the former Chair of the Department of Civil Cases of the Supreme Court expired.

In accordance with the law “On Judicial Power” Chairs of departments are elected by the Plenary Session of the Supreme Court.

 

 

Information prepared by

Rasma Zvejniece, the Head of the Division of Communication of the Supreme Court

E-mail: rasma.zvejniece@at.gov.lv, telephone: 67020396, 28652211