On 16 March, Ivars Bickovics, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, accepted an oath of the sworn bailiff Evita Eistere.

With the order of the Minister for Justice, the sworn bailiff is appointed to the office of the sworn bailiff in the 62nd circuit of Riga regional court.

Sworn bailiffs are persons belonging to the court system, who are assigned to regional courts and discharged duties stipulated to them by the laws. In accordance with Section 29 of the Law on Bailiffs, a sworn bailiff shall be included in the list of sworn bailiffs and may commence the fulfilment of the duties of office only when he or she has insured the professional activity risk and has given the oath to the Chief Justice 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