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JURIDICA INTERNATIONAL. LAW REVIEW.
UNIVERSITY OF TARTU (1632)

Pikamäe, Priit

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Articles in Juridica International

Articles in Juridica

  • How to Assign Death? On Some Problems Concerning the Imputability of Death Caused by Acts of Violence, Juridica Abstract, 2013, No. 8, pp. 565-577
  • Difficulties in Defining the General Offence of Fraud in Court Practice, Juridica Abstract, 2011, No. 2, pp. 129-138
  • Who is an Authorized Representative of a Legal Person for the Purposes of Section 14 of the Penal Code?, Juridica Abstract, 2010, No. 1, pp. 3-10
  • A Selection of Decisions of the Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court in the Interpretation and Development of Law, Juridica Abstract, 2009, No. 8, pp. 540-554
  • State of Emotional Disturbance. Problems in Estonian Penal Law and Court Practice, Juridica Abstract, 2006, No. 9, pp. 591–600
  • In Search of the Sources and Boundaries of Knowing. Problems in Penal Law Associated with Marking the Boundaries of Intent, Juridica Abstract, 2006, No. 4, pp. 262–272
  • Problems With the Special Part of the Penal Code: Legal Policy Solutions and Future Development, Juridica Abstract, 2005, No. 2, pp. 84–93
  • Defining Joint Offence: the Penal Code and the Case Law of the Supreme Court, Juridica Abstract, 2003, No. 3, pp. 143–150
  • The Definition of Intent in Penal Law and the Psychological Treatment of Intention, Juridica Abstract, 2002, No. 2, pp. 75–81
  • Deliberate Intent, and Direct and Indirect Intent in the Penal Code, Juridica Abstract, 2001, No. 7, pp. 456–463
  • Attempted Offence and Abandonment of Attempt under the Penal Code, Juridica Abstract, 2001, No. 7, pp. 464–474
  • Points of Departure for the New Estonian Code of Criminal Procedure, Juridica Abstract, 2000, No. 9, pp. 555–563
  • International Criminal Court and Estonia, Juridica Abstract, 2000, No. 3, pp. 190–196
  • Italian Criminal Procedure as a Possible Model for Reforming Estonian Criminal Procedure, Juridica Abstract, 1999, No. 2, pp. 82–86
  • Criminal Law Eeform in Russia in 1996, Juridica Abstract, 1998, No. 5, pp. 235–238
  • Estonia's Chances for Survival in the European Union, Juridica Abstract, 1995, No. 8, pp. 351–355
  • Application of International Agreements in the Legal System of Estonia, Juridica Abstract, 1995, No. 8, pp. 343–344
  • Legal Education in France, Juridica Abstract, 1995, No. 7, pp. 317–320

Job

  • Chief Justice, Supreme Court of the Republic of Estonia

Personal data

  • Born: November 22, 1973, Tallinn
  • E-mail: priit.pikamae@riigikohus.ee

Education

  • Doctor iuris, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2006
  • Magister iuris, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2001
  • Master Student, University of Tartu, 2000–2001
  • B.A., University of Tartu, 1997

Career

  • Chief Justice, Supreme Court of the Republic of Estonia, 2013-current
  • Justice, Supreme Court of the Republic of Estonia, 2005-2013
  • Assistant (Part-time), Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2000–2004
  • Head of Criminal Law Department, Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Estonia, 1996–current
  • Head of 7. Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Estonia, 1995–1996
  • Head of Legal Department, Citizenship and Immigration Board, 1994

Main areas of research

  • Intention in Criminal Law (Psychological Aspects), Alternatives of Criminal Procedure, Correctional Law

Grants and projects

  • Estonian Science Foundation (ETF) Grant No. 3998 for Project: Estonian Penal Policy: from Totalitarian to Democratic Criminal Law. Grant holder J. Sootak with R. Antsmäe, J. Ginter, S. Laos, P. Randma, 1999–2000

Professional activity and membership

  • Foreign Member of Editorial Board, Revue Pénitentiaire et de Droit Pénal. Éditions Cujas, Paris, 1999–current
  • Founding Member of Estonian Association for Criminal Justice and Legal Protection of Financial Interests of the European Union, 1999–current
  • Member of the Estonian Lawyers Union, 1993–current

Studies abroad

  • University of Paris I (Pantheon-Sorbonne) and University of Poitiers, France, 1997
  • University of Poitiers, France, 1994–1995

Hobbies and community work

  • Theatre, Reading

Teaching practice

  • General Part of Criminal Law (seminars)

Publications

  • Code of Criminal Procedure. Commented Edition. Compiled by E. Kergandberg, P. Pikamäe. Tallinn: Juura, 2012. 1136 p. (in Estonian).
  • Penal Code. Commented Edition. 3rd ed., compiled by P. Pikamäe, J. Sootak. Tallinn: Juura, 2009. 1144 p. (in Estonian).
  • Penal Code. Commented Edition. 2nd ed., compiled by P. Pikamäe, J. Sootak. Tallinn: Juura, 2004. 892 p. (in Estonian).
  • Penal Code. Commented Edition. Compiled by P. Pikamäe, J. Sootak. Tallinn: Juura, 2002. 772 p. (in Estonian).
  • P. Pikamäe, J. Sootak. Estonian Criminal Law: Reform as a Path to Independence. – European Journal of Crime, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice (Kluwer Law International), 2000, Vol 8/1, pp. 61–78.
  • M. Ernits, P. Pikamäe, E. Samson, J. Sootak. Draft General Part of the Penal Code. Points of Departure and Substantiation. Tallinn: Juura Õigusteabe AS, 1999, 166 p. (in Estonian).
  • P. Pikamäe, J. Sootak. La reforme du droit pénal estonien: la voie vers l‘indépendance. – Revue Pénitentiaire et de Droit Pénal 1999 (Paris: Edition Cujas), No 2, pp. 193–216.

Languages

  • Estonian (Native)
  • French (Fluent)
  • English (Good)
  • Russian (Good)
  • German (Fair)


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