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Egils Levits
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Egils Levits in 2012
10th President of Latvia
Assumed office
8 July 2019
Prime Minister Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš
Preceded by Raimonds Vējonis
Judge of the European Court of Justice
In office
2004–2019
Minister for Justice of Latvia
In office
3 August 1993 – 19 September 1994
President Guntis Ulmanis
Prime Minister Valdis Birkavs
Preceded by Viktors Skudra
Succeeded by Romāns Apsītis
Personal details
Born June 30, 1955 (1955-06-30) (age 66)
Riga, Soviet Union (now Latvia)
Nationality Latvian
Political party Independent
Latvian Way (1993–1994)
Spouse(s) Andra Levite
Residence Riga Castle
Alma mater University of Hamburg
Occupation Law

Egils Levits (born 30 June 1955) is a Latvian lawyer, political scientist and judge. He is the 10th and current President of Latvia since July 8, 2019. He has been a Member of the European Court of Justice since 2004.

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