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Chief Justice

Carl-Ivar Skarstedt, chief justice. Recipient Knight Commander of North Star Order King of Sweden, 1971, Royal Medal of the Order of Seraphin, 1993m Golden Red Cross medal, 1992. Member managing board International Society Military Law and the Law of War, since 1987. Captain Army, 1968-1975. Member Royal Swedish Academy of War Sciences, Royal Norrland Academy of Sciences (vice president 1983), International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission.

Background

Skarstedt, Carl-Ivar was born on June 25, 1930 in Stockholm, Sweden. Son of Ivar and Astrid (Schlyter) Skarstedt.

Education

Master of Laws, University Stockholm, 1955. Postgraduate, Total Defense Academy Studies, 1968.

Career

Justice of appeal, 1955-1964. Legal expert Ministry for Defense, Stockholm, 1971. Legal affairs under secretary of State, 1970-1979.

President of court appeal Court of Appeal for Northern Sweden, Umea, 1979-1995. Legal adviser Swedish Supreme Commander, since 1988. Vice president, legal adviser, Swedish Red Cross, 1987-1992.

Membership

Member managing board International Society Military Law and the Law of War, since 1987. Captain Army, 1968-1975. Member Royal Swedish Academy of War Sciences, Royal Norrland Academy of Sciences (vice president 1983), International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission.

Connections

Married Sabine Von Uthmann, April 9, 1955. Children: Peder, Helen, Christina.

father:
Ivar Skarstedt

mother:
Astrid (Schlyter) Skarstedt

spouse:
Sabine Von Uthmann

children:
Peder Skarstedt

Helen Skarstedt

Christina Skarstedt