Judge Dmitry Dedov

Judge, European Court of Human Rights

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Judge Dmitry Dedov was born on 22 February 1967 in Novograd-Volynskiy, Zhitomir oblast, USSR. He studied law at Moscow State University from 1984-1991, where he graduated with honors. He obtained his PhD from the Moscow State Univeristy in 1994, writing his thesis on “Resolution of collective labor disputes in Russia and the United States: A Comparative Analysis”.

Judge Dedov served as Expert at the Russian Constitutional Court and the Russian Government from  2000 to 2005. From 2004 to 2010 he was Docent and Professor at Moscow State University in business law. He received the title Doctor of Law in 2006, writing a thesis titled “The implementation of the principle of proportionality in the legal regulation of business”. He was also Head of the Legislation Department, Russian Supreme Commercial Court, from 2005 to 2008.

Judge Dedov became a Judge for the Russian Supreme Commercial Court from 2008 to 2012 and served as a Professor at the Center for Transnational Legal Studies in London, concurrently since 2010.

From 2 January 2013, Judge Dedov has served as a Judge at the European Court of Human Rights.

“Strasbourg Court in Promoting Sustainable Development

A lecture by Judge Dmitry Dedov, Judge, European Court of Human Rights
The Strasbourg Conference on International Law & Human Rights 2014
(Strasbourg; April 14th-16th, 2014)