Find out more about the CCBE’s latest conferences and other activities

At the end of his mandate, CCBE President Michel Benichou appeals to Europe and to all lawyers to recognise their essential role in upholing the rule of law, human rights and access to justice. He particularly affirms that we need a new vision for a united Europe as only then we can tackle rising nationalist movements and threats to democracy. 

Other topics include:

  • CCBE Human Rights Award 2016
  • CCBE Plenary Session, Brussels
  • Anti-money laundering
  • Protecting law firms
  • European Lawyers Day
  • European Lawyers and the European Arrest Warrant
  • The European Lawyers Foundation: an organisation for the benefit of bars and lawyers of the EU

The newsletter also contains a list of all adopted papers in 2016. Read the full newsletter here .