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Antonio La Pergola, Italian legal administrator. Qualified solicitor; specialization in G.b., Holland, United States.


Pergola, Antonio La was born on November 13, 1931 in Catania.


Degree in Law, University Catania.


Professor University Padua, Italy, University Bologna, Italy, University Rome, University Argentina, University America. Director Institute of Regional Studies National Center for Scientific Research. Elected member Superior Council of the Judiciary, 1976.

Judge Constnl. Court, 1978, president, 1986-1987. Minister European Economic Community policies Goria Government, 1987-1988, De Mita Government, 1988-1989. Member European Parliament S-Socialist Group, 1989.

Chairman Committee on Energy, research and technical, substitute committee Institutional Affairs and member Delaware for Relations with Central American, Mexico. Member, then chairman Committee on Energy, Research, Technology, chairman Committee on Culture, Youth, Education and Media, Committee on Institutional Affairs, 1992-1994. Advocate general European Court Justice, Luxembourg, 1994-1999, judge, since 1999.

Member Delaware for Relations with Countries of Central American and Mexico and substitute Delaware for Relations with Mashreq countries. Member committee of 3 jurists set up by Prime Minister to devise rules for cleavage of private interest from public office, 1994.


  • Qualified solicitor; specialization in G.b., Holland, United States.