The Council for the Judiciary supported appointment of several Chairs of courts, their deputies and Chairs of a court house to the offices.  

The Council for the Judiciary supports that Zemgale regional court will be presided by Inguna Preisa, who has held this office since 2005, and her total length of service in judge’s office is 26 years, also in next five years. 

The Council for the Judiciary also supported the proposal on re-appointment of Modris Lapins to the office of the Chair of the Judicial Panel of Criminal Cases and the deputy Chair of Vidzeme regional court, and on re-appointment of Rinalda Liepina to the office of the Chair of Madona court house of Vidzeme regional court.

It has been envisaged to appoint Ilze Vanaga, the judge of Riga city Zemgale suburb court, to the office of the deputy Chair of this court for the term of five years. 

The Council for the Judiciary determined that Inese Berzina, who was appointed to the office of a judge of a district (city) court by the decision of the Saeima (Parliament) of 7 April, will discharge judicial duties in Riga city Latgale suburb court.

The Council for the Judiciary reviewed an issue in the sitting of 25 April. See information about all issues reviewed at the sitting here

 

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