The Constitutional Court of Austria

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Members of the Constitutional Court

President

Dr. Gerhart Holzinger
Born in Gmunden, Upper Austria, in 1947
Former Director General in the Office of the Federal Chancellor,
University Professor
Member since 1995, President since 2008

Vice-President

Dr. Brigitte Bierlein
Born in Vienna in 1949
Former Attorney General at the Office of the Procurator General of the Supreme Court
Vice President since 2003

Members

Dr. Rudolf Müller
Born in Vienna in 1947
Former Senate President at the Administrative Court,
Honorary Professor
Substitute member from 1995 to 1998, member since 1998

Mag. Dr. Eleonore Berchtold-Ostermann
Born in Vienna in 1947
Lawyer
Member since 1997

Dr. Claudia Kahr
Born in Graz, Styria, in 1955
Former Director General in the Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology
Member since 1999

Dr. Johannes Schnizer
Born in Graz, Styria, in 1959
Former senior official in the Austrian Parliament
Member since 2010

Dr. Helmut Hörtenhuber
Born in Linz, Upper Austria, in 1959
Former Executive Director of the Provincial Parliament of Upper Austria,
Honorary Professor
Member since 2008

Dr. Markus Achatz
Born in Graz, Styria, in 1960
University Professor
Member since 2013

Dr. Christoph Herbst
Born in Vienna in 1960
Lawyer
Member since 2011

Dr. Georg Lienbacher
Born in Hallein, Salzburg, in 1961
University Professor
Member since 2011

Dr. Michael Holoubek
Born in Vienna in 1962
University Professor
Member since 2011

Dr. Sieglinde Gahleitner
Born in St.Veit, Upper Austria, in 1965
Lawyer
Member since 2010

Dr. Ingrid Siess-Scherz
Born in Vienna in 1965
Former senior official in the Austrian Parliament
Member since 2012

DDr. Christoph Grabenwarter
Born in Bruck/Mur, Styria, in 1966
University Professor
Member since 2005

Substitute Members

Dr. Irmgard Griss
Born in Bösenbach, Styria, in 1946
Former President of the Supreme Court,
Honorary Professor
Substitute Member since 2008

Dr. Lilian Hofmeister
Born in Vienna in 1950
Former judge at the Commercial Court of Vienna
Substitute Member since 1998

Dr. Robert Schick
Born in Vienna in 1959
Judge at the Administrative Court
Substitute Member since 1999

Dr. Nikolaus Bachler
Born in Graz in 1967
Judge at the Administrative Court
Substitute Member since 2009

Dr. Angela Julcher
Born in Vienna in 1973
Judge at the Administrative Court
Substitute Member since 2015

MMag. Dr. Barbara Leitl-Staudinger
Born in Linz in 1974
University Professor
Substitute Member since 2011