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The CCBE expresses its concerns over the potential creation of controlled centres and landing platforms for migrants

The CCBE stresses the need to guarantee legal assistance to all asylum seekers.

The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe welcomes EU Rule of Law initiatives regarding Poland and Hungary

The regulation of the profession, the defence of the Rule of Law, human rights and democratic values are the most important missions of the CCBE. Areas of special concern include, amongst others, the right of access to justice, the development of the Rule of Law, and the protection of the individual citizen.

The CCBE calls for access to justice for migrants in all EU countries

Statement from the President of the CCBE regarding the situation in Poland

Statement of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) on the ongoing crackdown against lawyers in Turkey

The CCBE firmly condemns the ongoing crackdown against lawyers in Turkey following the failed coup of 15 July 2016.