Running for Prosecutor General / the Candidate Mr. Lulzim Alushaj has received strong support from the Italian Parliament
The running for the Prosecutor General has entered in the final stage. By this time, there are 4 candidates in the list of running of the High Council of the Prosecution, where among them has brought to attention the famous lawyer, Mr. Lulzim Alushaj.
Mr. Alushaj has an excellent CV and he is one of the strongest contenders in this important position. Mr. Alushaj results to be the only one who has graduated in a European Union country, in the ranks of the justice system and this is an advantage in the race for the Prosecutor General in Albania.
Besides education, Mr. Lulzim Alushaj has also strong support from the international community. ‘’Gazeta Shqip’’ newspaper has provided a reference letter from the President of the Commission of Justice to the Italian Parliament, Mrs. Francesca Businarolo.
The deputy, who is one of the most important Italian politicians, has sent a letter of appreciation to the High Council of the Prosecution for the integrity of the candidate, Mr. Lulzim Alushaj.
Mrs. Businarolo has shown the ongoing cooperation that she has been with Mr. Lulzim Alushaj over the years.
“We have had the opportunity to cooperate in the preparation of some interpellations and we have been able to compare the legislation of our countries with regard to legal, jurisprudential, and doctrinal issues, with special attention to conflicts over contracts related to international tenders” – says in the letter of the Italian Deputy.
The Italian Deputy has wrote the letter sent to the High Council of the Prosecution on 25 April 2019 for the support of the lawyer, Mr. Alushaj.
“I have followed with special pleasure his deep knowledge not only for the Albanian system, but also for the Italian system, which makes him a lawyer with great value.” – closed the letter Mrs. Businarolo.
The full letter of the President of the Justice Commission in the Italian Parliament as below:
How will the new Prosecutor General be elected?
Candidates who meet the conditions required by law are evaluated and ranked by the High Council of the Prosecution Office based on several criteria:
– professional assessment in the field of criminal justice;
– moral and professional integrity of the candidate;
– organizational and management skills;
– assessment of complementary elements such as academic titles, studies and training abroad, foreign language knowledge.
The Council of the Prosecution then submits to the Albanian Parliament the proposal to elect the Prosecutor General among the three candidates ranked first on the list. The Prosecutor General is elected the candidate who receives the votes of at least 84 deputies.
The law does not limit the number of votes that the Parliament may take, but if he fails to elect the Prosecutor General within 30 days from the submission of the proposals, the candidate listed first by the Council of the Prosecution Office is proclaimed a nominee.