prof. dr. sc. Elizabeta Ivičević Karas
prof. dr. sc.
Elizabeta Ivičević Karas

Elizabeta Ivičević Karas graduated cum laude from the Faculty of Law in Zagreb in 2000 and then pursued with postgraduate European Studies at University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II) and University of Zagreb and obtained her postgraduate degree in the field of European Studies in 2001. In 2004, at the Postgraduate studies in criminal law at the Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb, she defended her master of science thesis "Confiscation of pecuniary gain acquired through a criminal offence", for which she was awarded in 2005 with the Society of University Teachers and Other Scientists in Zagreb Annual Award to Young Scientists and Artists. In 2007, she defended her doctoral dissertation under the title “Le principe de l’égalité des armes en matière pénale dans la jurisprudence de la Cour européenne des droits de l’homme et en droit comparé (croate, français)”  in the course of obtaining a dual doctorate at the Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II) and the University of Zagreb. She passed the bar exam. She speaks English, French, German and Italian language.

Since September 2001 she has been employed at the Faculty of Law, University of Zagreb, and since October 2018 she has been a full professor at the Department of Criminal Procedural Law. She teaches Criminal Procedural Law, Penitentiary Law and Human Rights and Criminal Justice, at both graduate and postgraduate level. So far, she has been a head researcher of several scientific projects, including those of the Ministry of Science and Education of the Republic of Croatia, the University of Zagreb and the Croatian Science Foundation. In addition, she has participated, or is still participating as the key expert or a researcher in seven competitive European projects. She was a speaker at many home and international law conferences, and she repeatedly stayed as a guest researcher, over a period of one to three months, at the Max-Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law in Freiburg, Germany. She is the executive editor of the Croatian Annual of Criminal Sciences and Practice. Her publications include four books (one as co-author), two manuals (co-author) and numerous scientific papers, articles and reviews.

Since 2010, she has participated in the work of several expert working groups of the Ministry of Justice for drafting regulations in the field of criminal procedural law and penitentiary law. From 2015 to 2017, she was entrusted with the role of the head of two working groups on Draft Amendments to the Criminal Procedure Act.

Since February 2019, she has been a member and vice-president of the State Attorney's Council, elected from the ranks of university law professors.

Since July 2019, she has been on the list of ad hoc judges at the European Court of Human Rights, for the Republic of Croatia.

She is a member of Scientific Council for Government Administration, Judicature and the Rule of Law of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Art. She is also a member of the Fair Trials – Legal Experts Advisory Panel (LEAP), the Croatian Law Centre, the Croatian Association of Criminal Sciences and Practice and the Croatian Association of European Criminal Law. 

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Graduation year: 2000

mr.sc. graduation year: 2004

PhD graduation year: 2007

Employed since: 2001

KONTAKT

E-mail:
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Public phone number:
4564 320
Address:
Trg Republike Hrvatske 14, room 43
Department:
Criminal Procedural Law
Consultations:

Wednesdays from 10,00 a. m.

Published papers recorded in the Croatian Scientific Bibliography Database (CROSBI)

On the way of transposing the Directive on legal aid in Croatian criminal procedure?

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Burić, Zoran
2019.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kaznene znanosti i praksu

DECISIONS RENDERED IN ABSENTIA AS A GROUND TO REFUSE THE EXECUTION OF A EUROPEAN ARREST WARRANT: EUROPEAN LEGAL STANDARDS AND IMPLEMENTATION IN CROATIAN LAW

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2019.
EU and Member States: Legal and Economic Issues

Mažuranić's reforms and execution of prison sentences

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2019.
Intelektualac, kultura, reforma: Ivan Mažuranić i njegovo vrijeme

REOPENING OF PROCEEDINGS IN CASES OF TRIAL IN ABSENTIA: EUROPEAN LEGAL STANDARDS AND CROATIAN LAW

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2018.
EU Law in Context – Adjustment to Membership and Challenges of the Enlargement

Europeanization of Croatian criminal procedural law - strengthening procedural guarantees to make criminal proceedings more efficient

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2018.
Europska budućnost hrvatskoga kaznenog pravosuđa

Collection of laws of criminal procedure law

Josipović, Ivo ; Đurđević, Zlata ; Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Bonačić, Marin ; Burić, Zoran
2017.

Criminal Procedural Law: Practicum

Bonačić, Marin ; Đurđević, Zlata ; Gluščić, Stjepan ; Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Josipović, Ivo ; Novoselec, Hajrija
2017.

RIGHT OF ACCESS TO A LAWYER WHILE AT A POLICE STATION: LEGAL AND REAL RESTRICTIONS

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Valković, Laura
2017.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kaznene znanosti i praksu

The Relevance of Asset Recovery Policies in Transitional Societies: The Croatian Perspective

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Roksandić Vidlička, Sunčana
2017.

European Criminal Procedure Law in Service of Protection of European Union Financial Interests: State of Play and Challenges


2016.

Rights of the child - a multidisciplinary approach

Ajduković, Marina ; Bašić, Josipa ; Buljan Flander, Gordana ; Družić Ljubotina, Olja ; Grgurev, Ivana ; Hercigonja Novković, Vesna ; Hrabar, Dubravka ; Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Jovančević, Milivoj ; Kletečki Radović, Marijana ; Kocijan-Hercigonja, Dubravka ; Korać Graovac, Aleksandra ; Lisičar, Hrvoje ; Majstorović, Irena ; Malenica, Maša ; Munivrana Vajda, Maja ; Pećnik, Ninoslava ; Selak Bagarić, Ella ; Sladović Franz, Branka ; Španić, Ana- Marija
2016.

Penitentiary Law

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2016.

Commentary on some questionable features of confiscation proceedings in Croatia

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2016.
European Criminal Procedure Law in Service of Protection of European Union Financial Interests: State of Play and Challenges

The Rights of Defence in Different Stages of the Croatian Criminal Procedure: Results of Practical Studies

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Burić, Zoran ; Bonačić, Marin
2016.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

STRENGTHENING THE RIGHTS OF THE SUSPECT AND THE ACCUSED IN CRIMINAL PROCEEDINGS: A VIEW THROUGH THE PRISM OF EUROPEAN LEGAL STANDARDS

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Burić, Zoran ; Bonačić, Marin
2016.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

International Encyclopaedia for Criminal Law: Croatia

Munivrana Vajda, Maja ; Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2016.

Moving the limits of the right to a defence counsel under the influence of European criminal law

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2015.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Some issues on regulating the main hearing in the Croatian criminal procedure - normative framework and practice

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2015.

The relevance of asset recovery policies in transitional societies: the Croatian persepctive

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Roksandić Vidlička, Sunčana
2015.
International conference: Chasing money in the EU: new tools and practices?

Preparatory Colloquium 24-27 September 2013, Antalya (Turkey), Section III: Information Society and Penal Law, Croatia

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2014.
Revue électronique de l'AIDP / Electronic Review of the IAPL / Revista electrónica de la AIDP

Reflections on Reform of Croatian Criminal Procedure through the Perspective of the Defendant's Right to a Fair Trial

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2014.
Zbornik radova Pravnog fakulteta Nišu

The Principle of non bis in idem in European Criminal Law

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2014.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Human rights and fundamental freedoms in croatian penitentiary law

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2014.
Okrugli stol - Profili hrvatskog kaznenog zakonodavstva

Application of the theory of appearances within the principle of equality of arms

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2013.

PROBATIVE FORCE OF IONVESTIGATION RESULTS ACCORDING TO THE PROPOSAL OF THE NEW CRIMINAL PROCEDURE ACT

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2013.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

JUDGEMENT BASED ON PLEA BARGAINING IN CROATIAN CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW AND THE CASE LAW OF THE COUNTY COURT IN ZAGREB

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Puljić, Dorotea
2013.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Judgments of the European Court for Human Rights against the Republic of Croatia in Criminal Matters

Krapac, Davor ; Đurđević, Zlata ; Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Bonačić, Marin ; Burić, Zoran
2013.

Collection of Statutes for Criminal Procedural Law

Đurđević, Zlata ; Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Bonačić, Marin ; Burić, Zoran
2013.

Legal remedy procedure - appeal

Novoselec, Hajrija ; Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2012.

Seminar: The most recent case law of the European court for human rights concerning criminal law, 13 and 14 November 2012, Strasbourg, France

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Bonačić, Marin
2012.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

A Blueprint for the European Public Prosecutor’s Office? EU model rules of criminal procedure

Đurđević, Zlata ; Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Burić, Zoran
2012.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Application of the principle of non bis in idem in croatian criminal law

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Kos, Damir
2012.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Penal procedural law-Casebook

Đurđević, Zlata ; Gluščić, Stjepan ; Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Josipović, Ivo ; Novoselec Hajrija
2012.

The principle of equality of arms in the matter of expert evidence in the jurisprudence of the European Court of Human Rights

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2011.

Act on the Procedure of Confiscation of Pecuniary Gain Acquired through a Criminal Offence and Misdemeanour: some open questions and possible solutions

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2011.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Judicial review of the indictment

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Kos, Damir
2011.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Comentary of Act on the Procedure of Confiscation of Pecuniary Gain Acquired through a Criminal Offence and Misdemeanour

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2011.

Reform of Croatian economic criminal law

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Getoš, Anna-Maria
2010.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Modern preliminary criminal procedure in the Republic of Croatia and in Europe

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2010.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

The reforms of contemporary French criminal procedure from the aspects of strengthening the procedural role of the State Attorney

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2010.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Establishing the pecuniary gain acquired through a criminal offence through the application of the gross or the net principle regarding the legal nature of the (extended) confiscation of pecuniary gain

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2010.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

The Criminal Responsibility Of The Legal Entities In Croatian Law- The Inspirations From The French Law And Certain Peculiarities Of The Croatian Legislation

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2009.
Slovenian Law Review

Annual Forum on Combating Corruption and Fraud in the EU 2009 with an Emphasis on the Confiscation of the Proceeds of Crime. ERA, Trier, 19-20 February 2009

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2009.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

On the Occasion of the Judgement of the European Court of Human Rights in the Maresti vs. Croatia Case – Analysis of Possible Influences on the Reform of Misdemeanours Law in the Republic of Croatia

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2009.
III. Specijalističko savjetovanje. Primjena prekršajnog zakona i ostalih propisa s područja prekršajnog prava u Republici Hrvatskoj

Coercive actions and measures for acquiring objects for the needs of the criminal procedure: novelties in the draft criminal procedure act of june 2008

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2008.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Confiscation of illegally acquired pecuniary gain

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2007.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

The principle of equality of arms in criminal matters in the jurisprudence of the EUropean Court of Human Rights and in comparative law (Croatian, French)

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2007.

The Principle of Equality of Arms as a Constitutive Element of the Right to a Fair Trial under Article 6 of the European Convention of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2007.
Zbornik Pravnog fakulteta u Zagrebu

The defendant's right to examine prosecution witnesses in the stage of investigation as an important aspect of the principle of equality of arms of parties in criminal proceedings (on the occasion of the judgment of the European court of human rights in the Kovač vs. Croatia case)

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2007.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

XVIIIth Conference of the Croatian Association of Criminal Sciences

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Krstulović, Antonija ; Rittossa, Dalida
2006.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Plaider coupable - a new alternative to the traditional criminal procedure in French law

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2005.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Plaider coupable - a new alternative to the traditional criminal procedure in French law

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2005.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Criminal Command Responsibility

Ivičević, Elizabeta
2005.

ON THE LEGAL CHARACTER OF THE INSTITUTE OF CRIMINAL FORFEITURE IN COMPARATIVE LAW AND CROATIAN LAW

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2004.
Zbornik Pravnog fakulteta u Zagrebu

DISPOSSESSION OF PROPERTY GAINS OBTAINED BY A CRIMINAL ACT IN CASES OF ORGANIZED CRIME - THE REVIEW OF THE PROBLEMS OF THE REDUCTION OF THE STANDARD OF EVIDENCE AND THE INVERSION OF THE BURDEN OF PROOF

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2004.
Hrvatska pravna revija

Seminar on International Criminal Law: International cooperation in criminal matters, Syracuse, 6-29 May 2004

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2004.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

TYPES AND RANGES OF PUNISHMENTS APPLIED THROUGH THE INSTRUMENT OF A CRIMINAL ORDER AND THEIR RELATION WITH PUNISHMENTS PRONOUNCED BY THE COURTS IN CRIMINAL SENTENCES

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta ; Novosel, Dragan
2004.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Establishing the pecuniary gain acquired through a criminal offence in Croatian judicial practice (with research on judicial practice at Zagreb county court)

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2004.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Confiscation of property gain acquired through a criminal offence

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2004.

Conference on the Impact of Community Law/European Union Law on the National Criminal Law of the Member States, Faculty of Law in Zagreb, 26 March 2003

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2003.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Symposium on the Legal Protection of Persons with mental Disorders in the Republic of Croatia: Analysis of Legal Solutions and Practice - de lege lata, de lege ferenda, Psychiatric Hospital Vrapče in Zagreb, 8-9 May 2003

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2003.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

THE AMERICAN FIGHT AGAINST TERRORISM AS JUSTIFICATION FOR THE USE OF EXTORTION OF DEPOSITION METHODS (“STRESS AND DURESS” TACTICS)

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2003.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

Is german juvenile penal law still contemporary?

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2002.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu

International conference "European penal law and Switzerland"

Ivičević Karas, Elizabeta
2001.
Hrvatski ljetopis za kazneno pravo i praksu