Trier, Germany

European Criminal Justice

online course
when 21 June 2021 - 25 June 2021
language English
duration 1 week
credits 16 EC
fee EUR 690

This online summer course over five half-days will introduce legal practitioners to practical aspects of European criminal justice.The institutional framework of European criminal justice
Digitalisation and AI in criminal justice
Brexit and cross-border cooperation in criminal matters: state of play
Cooperation with Eurojust, EJN, and the newly created EPPO
Further tasks for Europol
Obtaining (e-)evidence with the proposed European Production and Preservation Orders and the EIO
The rights to interpretation and translation, information, access to a lawyer, legal aid, and children in criminal proceedings
EU legislation on terrorism, cyber-crime, and THB
Asset recovery in the EU
Criminal records and the supervision of pre-trial detention, custodial sentences and probation
The jurisdiction of the CJEU
Victims’ rights in the EU

Course leader

Laviero Buono
Cornelia Riehle
Ramin Farinpour

Target group

Judges, public prosecutors, defence lawyers, police officers and civil servants seeking an introduction to European criminal justice.

Credits info

16 EC
The Academy of European Law’s conferences and seminars meet the standard requirements for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) recognition.

Fee info

EUR 690: Early registration discount


With the generous support of the Friends of ERA the Academy provides scholarships for lawyers, judges, prosecutors and officials from EU member states, candidate countries and potential candidates who otherwise could not afford to attend the events.