International Bar Association

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Lobbying Costs

50,000€ - 99,999€

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.25 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    International Bar Association   (IBA)

    EU Transparency Register

    55828722666-53 First registered on 26 Nov 2009

    Goals / Remit

    The International Bar Association (IBA), established in 1947, is the world’s leading organisation of international legal practitioners, bar associations and law societies.

    The IBA influences the development of international law reform and shapes the future of the legal profession throughout the world.

    It has a membership of more than 80,000 individual lawyers and 190 bar associations and law societies spanning all continents. It has considerable expertise in providing assistance to the global legal community.

    The principal aims and objectives of the IBA are:

    * To promote an exchange of information between legal associations worldwide
    * To support the independence of the judiciary and the right of lawyers to practise their profession without interference
    * Support of human rights for lawyers worldwide through its Human Rights Institute.

    The IBA works towards these objectives through three main areas of activity:

    * Services for individual lawyer members throug (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    Antitrust Legalisation, Alternate Disputes Resolution Policies, Rule of Law Issues, Human Rights Issues, Business and Human Rights Issues, Environmental Law Issues, Climate Change Justice, Human Trafficking, BEPS, Taxation


    Head Office
    5 Chancery Lane
    London WC2A 1LG
    EU Office
    5 Chancery Lane
    London WC2A 1LG


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    ECOSOC Special since 1947
    Consultative Status

    UN Global Compact status:

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    50,000€ - 99,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    50,000€ - 99,999€

    Other financial info

    Enclosed please find the annual financial statement and report of full accounts of the International Bar Association for the year ending 31 December 2021, available here at the following link (below):

    The financial statement covers the overall expenditure of the overall activities of the organisation which includes expenses incurred for all regional activities in the world, without any specific reference to any region. Please refer to relevant pages of the "Report and Financial" document for the year that ended on 31 December 2021.

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)


    Other activities

    Commented on various EU Public Consultations.

  • Meetings


    3 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 10 Nov 2020 Location videoconference
      Subject Rule of Law
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      • Věra Jourová (Vice-President)
    • Date 12 Jul 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Rule of Law
      Cabinet Cabinet of First Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
      • Frans Timmermans (First Vice-President)
    • Date 07 Jan 2015 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject An introduction to IBA
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Competition
      • Ditte Juul Jørgensen (Cabinet member)
      • Friedrich Wenzel Bulst (Cabinet member)
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