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László TRÓCSÁNYI László TRÓCSÁNYI
László TRÓCSÁNYI

Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats)

Member

Hungary - Fidesz-Magyar Polgári Szövetség-Kereszténydemokrata Néppárt (Hungary)

Date of birth : , Budapest

Curriculum vitae László TRÓCSÁNYI

Original version : EN


Curriculum vitae   (The MEP is solely responsible for the information published)

Updated: 19/11/2019

Education (qualifications and diplomas)

  • 1980 : Doctorate in Law and Political Science, Faculty of Law, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
  • 1985 : Bar examination
  • 1991 : Candidate of Sciences
  • 2000 : Habilitation qualification

Professional career

  • 1980-1981 : Legal librarian, Hungarian Parliamentary Library
  • 1981-1988 : Research assistant, then research associate, Institute for Legal Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
  • 1989 : Various academic and managerial positions in the Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, University of Szeged
  • 2000 : Professor, University of Szeged
  • 2004 : Director of the International and Regional Studies Institute, partnership with the Lille Institute of Political Sciences, partnership with Senghor University, International Relations at BA and MA level (in Hungarian), University of Szeged
  • 2007-2009 : Guest professor, Faculty of Law, Jean Moulin Lyon 3 University, and guest lecturer, Catholic University of Louvain
  • 2014-2018 : Research Professor, National University of Public Service
  • 2018 : Research Professor, Faculty of Law, Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Hungary
  • 2018 : Chairperson of the Acta Humana Editorial Board

Political career

Offices held in a political party or national trade union

  • 1985 : Member, Budapest Bar Association
  • 2000-2004 : Ambassador (Belgium, and Luxembourg until 2003)
  • 2000-2004 : Voluntarily suspended his practice as a barrister temporarily
  • 2007-... : Voluntarily suspended his practice as a barrister temporarily
  • 2004-2007 : President, International Relations Committee, Budapest Bar Association
  • 2007-2010 : Judge of the Constitutional Court
  • 2010-2014 : Ambassador (France)
  • 2014-2019 : Minister of Justice
  • 2019-... : Member of the European Parliament

Offices held in a national government

  • 2014-2019 : Minister of Justice

Offices held in the EU institutions

  • 2019-... : Member of the European Parliament

Offices held in other international organisations

  • 2005-2013 : Substitute member, Venice Commission, Council of Europe
  • 2014 : Chairperson, National Anti-Counterfeiting Body
  • 2015 : Member of the Board, European Public Law Organisation

Honours

  • 1996 Palmes Académiques (French Government)
  • 2002 Grand Officer class of the Order of Leopold II (Belgium)
  • 2005 Pro Universitate Award (University of Szeged)
  • 2005 Eötvös Károly Award (Budapest Bar Association)
  • 2016 Doctor honoris causa – (Uzhhorod National University)
  • 2018 Doctor honoris causa – (University of Miskolc)
  • 2018 Honorary citizen of Csongrád County
  • 2018 Knight’s Cross of the Order of Merit of the Polish Republic
  • 2019 Commander of the National Order of the Cedar of the Republic of Lebanon

Contact

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