As from today, 1 December, there is new judge in the Department of Civil Cases of the Supreme Court – Inta Lauka, who was a judge of the Chamber of Civil Cases, is appointed to this office.  

Decision on appointment of Inta Lauka to the office of a judge of cassation instance was adopted by the general meeting of judges of the Department of Civil Cases.

Inta Lauka has worked as a judge since 1993.  Had been judge of Aizkraukle district court, then – of Zemgale regional court, since 2007 – the judge of the Chamber of Civil Cases of the Supreme Court.

Vacant position of a judge in the Department of Civil Cases of the Supreme Court occurred when, having reached maximum age for execution of judicial duties established in the law “On Judicial Power”, judicial powers of Zigmants Gencs, the Chair of the department, expired on 19 November.

 

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