Dr. Katalin Kiszely

Associate Professor

Professional activities

2018 -

Chief Advisor, Ministry of Justice

2014 - 2018

Chief Political Advisor, Prime Minister’s Office, Office of the State Secretary foe European Union Affairs

2012 - 2014

Deputy State Secretary for EU and International Judicial Cooperation, Ministry of Public Administration and Justice

2012 - 2014

Lecturer, National University of Public Service , International Law Institution

2003 - 2011

Lecturer, Károli Gáspár University

2000 -

President of the Public Procurement Committee of the Hungarian National Assembly 2000 - Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Law, Senior Lecturer

1998 - 2002

Member of the Parliament

1998 - 2002

Member of the European Integration Affairs Committee

1998 - 2000

Member of the NATO Parliament

1998 - 2000

Member of the Civil Law Committee of NATO

1998 - 2002

Member of the European Union - Hungarian National Assembly Common Committee

1998 - 2002

Integration Chief-Advisor of the Minister of Agriculture

1998 -

Kelemen, Mészáros, Sándor & Partners Law Office, Attorney-at-law

1994 - 1998

Member of the Committee of Complaints of the Hungarian Radio and Television Corporation

1976 - 1994


Qualification and postgraduate courses


Ph.D. at University of Szeged


Diploma at Eötvös Loránd University Faculty of Law, cum laude

1970 - 1975

Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Law

Postgraduate courses


Congress of Conservative Women’s Democratic World-Organisation - lecturer, violation within the family, human trafficking, minority rights in Hungary), Oslo


Study-visit at lecturers of PHARE education of judges and lawyers, Berlin, Luxembourg, European Court

2000 - 2001

PHARE programme, European Union lawyer education - lecturer (competition law)


PHARE programme, European Union judge education - lecturer (system of institutions)

Command of languages


German: advanced


English: intermediate



Civil law


Economic law



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