JUDr. Kateřina Šimáčková, Ph.D.
She obtained a law degree from the Faculty of Law, University of Jan Evangelista Purkyně, Brno (currently, Masaryk University) where she was active as an expert assistant at the Department of Constitutional Law and Political Science from 1990 till 1993, and again since 2001. She has been lecturing at the Faculty of Law, Masaryk University, Brno, in courses of constitutional law, political science, theory of state law, and media law. She worked as a judge’s assistant at the Constitutional Court in 1992 and began her practice as a lawyer registered in the Bar Association in 1994. She specialized inter alia in constitutional complaints and in some areas of administrative, finance and private law. From 2007 she was a member of the Government Legislative Council and since 2008 she has been a member of the Selection Committee for the Appointment of Judges of the Civil Service Tribunal of the EU. She was appointed as a judge and assigned to the Supreme Administrative Court in 2009.