Present organisation


  • Born in Jemappes on 15 September 1951
  • Master’s degree in law (Université catholique de Louvain, UCL, 1974)
  • Lawyer at the Bar of Mons (1974-2001); Judge substitute in the Court of Appeal in Mons (1998- 2001); Councillor at the Council of State (2001-2011)
  • Teaching assistant at the Faculty of Law of the UCL (1974-1978); senior lecturer at the University of Mons- Hainaut (1990-1999)
  • Appointed Judge to the Constitutional Court by Royal Decree of 6 January 2011 and elected (Frenchspeaking) President with effect from 1 September 2018

François DAOUT, President