Jean RICHARD DE LA TOUR
Jean RICHARD DE LA TOUR

Born in 1959, Masters in law from the University of Paris II (1982); professional judicial training, National School for the Judiciary (1984-1986); Judge at the District Court of Limoges (1986-1988); Judge at the central administration of the Ministry of Justice (1988-1996); Auxiliary Judge at the Court of Cassation (1996-2004); Reader of judgments at the Court of Justice of the European Communities (2004-2006); Legal Secretary at the Court of Justice of the European Union in the Chambers of Ms P. Lindh, and subsequently of Mr C. G. Fernlund (2006-2012); Advocate General at the Social Chamber of the Court of Cassation and Special Advisor to the Prosecutor General of the Court of Cassation (2012-2017); First Advocate General of the Commercial, Financial And Economic Chamber of the Court of Cassation (2017-2020); member of the report and studies commission of the Court of Cassation (1998-2002); member of the criminal convictions review commission of the Court of Cassation (1999-2004); president of the board of directors of the National Institute of notarial training (2016-2020); Advocate General at the Court of Justice since 23 March 2020.