Judge, Court of Justice of the European Union
Allan Rosas has been Judge at the European Court of Justice since 2002. Prior to that, he served as Principal Legal Adviser (1995-2001) and Deputy Director-General (2001-2002) of the Legal Service of the European Commission. Rosas received a Doctor of Laws from the University of Turku in 1977, and has since received honoris causa doctorates in Law from the University of Turku and the University of Neuchâtel, and in Political Science from Åbo Akademi University. Rosas is Senior Fellow of the University of Turku and Visiting Professor, College of Europe and University of Helsinki. He has been Professor of Law at the University of Turku (1978-1981) and at Åbo Akademi University (1981-1995).