EU increases number of General Court judges

The EU has decided to increase the number of judges of the General Court in order to reduce the long duration of proceedings, which it said was not acceptable to litigants. Currently, there is a large backlog of sanctions cases waiting to be heard in the General Court, primarily due to the increasing volume and complexity of cases brought before...

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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