Silvana Sciarra

Silvana Sciarra (born 24 July 1948) is an Italian judge. She has been Judge of the Constitutional Court of Italy since 11 November 2014.

Silvana Sciarra
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Silvana Sciarra (left) shaking hands with Italian President Giorgio Napolitano (right).
Judge of the Constitutional Court of Italy
Assumed office
11 November 2014
Appointed byItalian Parliament
Personal details
Born (1948-07-24) 24 July 1948 (age 72)
Trani, Italy

CareerEdit

Sciarra was born in Trani. She taught European Labour and Social Law at the European University Institute between 1994 and 2003. She was a professor of labour law at the University of Florence and the University of Siena before being appointed to the Constitutional Court by the Italian Parliament on 6 November 2014. In the parliamentary election she obtained 630 out of a necessary 570 votes.[1] She was sworn in on 11 November 2014.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Consulta, eletta Silvana Sciarra, non ce la fa Bariatti. Zaccaria nuovo membro laico del Csm" (in Italian). ANSA. 10 November 2014. Retrieved 30 January 2015.
  2. ^ "The Constitutional Court: Composition of the Court". Constitutional Court of Italy. Retrieved 30 January 2015.