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President of the Supreme Court of Israel (Ret.), Prof. Aharon Barak

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President of the Supreme Court of Israel (Ret.), Prof. Aharon Barak

Harry Radzyner Law School

Contact Details

Phone: 09-9602839
Email: barak@idc.ac.il

About

Prof. Aharon Barak, LL.D, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1963
Prof. Aharon Barak was President of the Supreme Court of Israel from 1995 to 2006. Prior to that, he served as a Justice on the Supreme Court of Israel (1978–95), as the Attorney General of Israel (1975–78), and as the Dean of the Law Faculty of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He teaches as a Visiting Professor at Yale University School of Law and at the University of Toronto School of law. He also taught at the Law Schools at the University of Michigan and New York University. Prof. Barak served as chairman of various public commissions, including the Public Commission for the New Law on Government Corporations, for Credit Cards, for the Law of Corporations and for the Codification of Civil Law. He has published many books and articles about law and has received various awards such as the Israel Prize for Law and Zeltner Prize.

Education

LL.D., The Hebrew University of Jerusalem