judge

Code

2612.1

Description

Judges preside over, review and handle court cases, hearings, appeals and trials. They ensure that court procedures conform to conventional legal processes and review evidence and juries. Judges preside over cases involving such areas as crime, family issues, civil law, small claims and juvenile offenses.

Alternative label

  • investigating magistrate

  • inquisitorial magistrate

  • recorder

  • adjudicator

  • circuit judge

  • deputy circuit judge

  • district judge

  • high court judge

  • examining magistrate

  • youth court judge

  • family court judge

  • appeal court judge

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Narrower occupations

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/07bd65d7-c13f-443a-bdf6-88903f3822be