Portrait Egons Rusanovs

Egons Rusanovs

Sworn Advocate

Practises criminal law for more than 35 years. Acquired experience as investigator in prosecutor’s office, now works as an advocate, specializing in particularly complicated cases. Classic court advocate and scrupulous analyst. Participated in the development of Criminal Procedure Law, author of many publications. Focuses also on matters regarding granting of asylum for persecuted persons, special confiscation of a property and extradition proceedings.

Expierence

Office of Sworn Advocates «Rusanovs & Partneri», since 2007

Office of Sworn Advocates «Rusanovs, Rode, Bušs», 2000–2007

The office of sworn advocate Egons Rusanovs, 1992–2000

Office of Sworn Advocates «Latinlegis», 1991–1992

Lawyer in several enterprises, 1989–1991

Latvian SSR Prosecutor’s office, 1982–1989

Co-author of the book

«Strasbourg court case-law on detention», 2005

«Use of evidence obtained during investigatory operations», 2003

Awards

Third class Medal of Honour of Judicial system, 2018

Education

Doctoral studies (University of Latvia, Faculty of Law, since 2013)

Master of Jurisprudence (University of Latvia, Faculty of Law, 1995–1997)

Highest degree in Law (University of Latvia, Faculty of Law, 1979–1984)

Professional qualification development programme in the field of children’s right protection (The Local Governments Training centre of Latvia, 2019)

Membership

The Latvian Collegium of Sworn Advocates (www.advokatura.lv), since 1991

Languages

  • Latvian
  • Russian
  • German