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judge , Law educator , researcher

Kalvis Torgans, law educator, researcher, judge. Certified: University Latvia (lawyer) 1962. Named Man of Achievement, International Biographical Center, Cambridge, 1994, American Biographical Institute, 2008; recipient Gold Record of Achievement, 1995, award, Cabinet of Ministers of Latvia, 2005, 3-Star Order, President of Latvia, 2009. Member of Latvian Academy of Sciences (Riga).

Background

Torgans, Kalvis Son of Ernest Torgans and Ella Torgane.

Education

Doctor of Science, Tartu University, Estonia, 1970. Doctor of Laws, Moscow State University, 1985. Doctor habilitatus iuris, University Latvia, Riga, 1992.

Diploma (honorary), Latvian Academy of Sciences, 2004.

Career

Lecturer, associate professor Latvia State University, Riga, 1962—1985, dean faculty law, 1976—1979. Professor University Latvia, since 1985, head department civil law, 1991—2005. Judge, senator Supreme Court Latvia, since 2008.

Adviser law commission Parliament of Latvia, Saeima, Riga, 1991—1993.

Achievements

  • Certified: University Latvia (lawyer) 1962.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Latvian Academy of Sciences (Riga).

Connections

Married Antra Daudzvarda. 1 child Zane Torgane.

father:
Ernest Torgans

mother:
Ella Torgane

spouse:
Antra Daudzvarda

child:
Zane Torgane Torgans