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Dr. Oliver Scheiber

Judge, born in 1968, lives in Vienna (Austria).
Since 01/2009: Head of the district court Meidling (Vienna), judge in criminal matters
Professional career:
1995 appointment as a judge

1997-1998  Official, Ministry of Justice, Vienna (preparation of legislative acts, preparatory activities for Austrian EU presidency in 1998, negotiating in working groups of the Council of the EU)

09/1997-12/1997 Internship at the Legal Service of the European Commission, Brussels, Belgium

02/1999-12/2000: Head of the Legal Affairs Department of Austria`s Permanent Representation to the EU, Brussels, Belgium

2007-2008  Private Secretary of the Austrian Federal Minister of Justice Maria Berger (responsible for criminal matters, human rights, training ecc)

Lecturer at the University of Vienna
Member of the Austrian Commission of Jurists
Member of the Board of the organization “Weisser Ring” (support of victims of crimes)
Trainer in the Austrian judicial system
Co-Initiator of the Section for Human Rights within the Association of Austrian judges (2005)