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Institutions, organisations and useful links related to Slovak law

Ministry of JusticeMinister: Lucia Žitňanskáwww.justice.gov.sk

Ministry of Justice
Minister: Lucia Žitňanská
www.justice.gov.sk

Slovak Bar Association
- an independent, self-governing professional organisation of attorneys.
www.sak.sk

Chamber of Notaries
- a self-governing professional organisation representing notaries in Slovakia.
www.notar.sk

Public Defender – Ombudsman
Jana Dubovcová was elected Public Defender of Rights by the Slovak Parliament on December 14, 2011, becoming the country’s second, and first female, ombudsman.

A website publishing some Slovak court verdicts:
http://www.justice.gov.sk/Stranky/Sudne-rozhodnutia/Sudne-rozhodnutia.aspx

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