This opportunity opens the doors of the European Court of Human Rights to legal professionals at the start of their career. Dealing with individual applications and assisting senior colleagues in handling more complex applications, you will benefit from the Registry’s in-house training programme. You will also have regular working contact with experienced case lawyers, senior managers and judges.
With professional training or studies in a relevant field, you will ideally hold a university degree in law and have legal experience, preferably acquired in the judicial service. A good understanding of the Latvian legal system is also essential. You should have an excellent knowledge of the Latvian language, a very good knowledge of one of the official languages of the Council of Europe (English or French) and a basic knowledge of the other.
An interesting job in the Council of Europe.