The Bar Association has held another session of the Bar Qualification Examinations. Exam sessions began on December 17 and lasted through December 24. Qualification exams were conducted in full compliance with Covid regulations.
The first meeting of the renewed composition of the Executive Board of the Bar Association was held.
The newly elected members of the Executive Board, the Chairman of the Association, David Asatiani, introduced the future plans and priorities of the Association.
"Establishment of the principle of continuous proceedings in criminal justice" - the next meeting of the Coordinating Council of Justice (Bench Bar) was held at the Holiday Inn Hotel.
The meeting was attended by the Chairman of the Bar Association, David Asatiani, the Ambassador of the United States of America, Kelly Degnan, the Chairman of the Supreme Court, Nino Kadagidze, the Deputy Attorney General, Natia Merebashvili and representatives of the judiciary.
Davit Asatiani was elected as the Chairman of the Bar Association for the second term at the General Assembly. The members of the Association also elected the members of the Executive Board, the Ethics Commission and the Audit Commission.
The Chairman of the Georgian Bar Association has been invited to the Democracy Summit, which is being held on December 9-10 at the initiative of the President of the United States of America - Joe Biden. Davit Asatiani will address the summit participants on December 10.
A working meeting was held between the Chairman of the Bar Association and the Chairman of the Legal Committee of the Parliament of Georgia regarding the package of legislative changes.
Davit Asatiani and Anri Okhanashvili discussed issues related to the profession and activity of lawyers presented by the Bar Association in the Parliament.
Outcomes, Challenges and Future Plans of the Bar Professional Ethics Commission - The Bar Association held a conference on these topics.
The event was attended by international experts in professional ethics and members of the Ethics Commission. The modern challenges of the lawyer's professional ethics were discussed at the conference.