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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.

Statement of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) related to the murder of Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová

Statement of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) related to the murder of Ján Kuciak and Martina Kušnírová 

The CCBE argues against the position of the United States on the extraterritorial application of search warrants

The CCBE brings its support to Microsoft Corporation in a case dealing with the extraterritorial search and seizure of electronic communications.

PACE calls for European Convention on the Profession of Lawyer

A major step forward for human rights in Europe as the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) calls for the drafting of a European Convention on the Profession of Lawyer.