Juan Diego Ramírez-Cárdenas Díaz

EU Law

Legal aspects of the European integration process; the constitutional and judicial system of the EU, the internal market and the free movement of goods; consumer law; European administrative law; external relations of the EU

Professional experience

Juan Diego Ramírez-Cárdenas Díaz is a Senior Lecturer at EIPA Luxembourg. Since working at EIPA, Diego has been extensively involved in managing projects and delivering training and consultancy for officials from both national public administrations, EU institutions and agencies, the judiciary and other legal professionals in all candidate countries and most new Member States. He regularly trains Member State officials on the procedures for dealing with the Commission in the framework of infringement procedures. He is also part of the EIPA Luxembourg team responsible for the provision of legal training to the General Secretariat of the Council, the Commission Legal Service.

Before joining EIPA, he worked for the College of Europe as a teaching assistant and for the European Commission in a number of legal projects relating to the completion of the internal market. From 2002 to 2007, he also taught at the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (Science Po Paris) in the capacity of Senior Lecturer.

Diego studied law and international relations at the Complutense University of Madrid and has an MA in European Political and Administrative Studies from the College of Europe in Bruges. Currently, he is completing his PhD on Law at the University Paris X.

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Book chapters

Ramírez-Cárdenas Díaz, J.D. (2001) ‘The Stability Pact’, in Mahncke, D. (ed.) Old Frontiers – New Frontiers: The Challenge of Kosovo and its Implications for the European Union (Bern: Peter Lang Publishing).

Ramírez-Cárdenas Díaz, J.D. (2001) ‘The EU: Old Wine from New Bottles’, in The Kosovo Crisis: the last American War in Europe? (London: Longmans & Pearson Education limited).

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