The European Criminal Bar Association (ECBA) is a leading group of independent criminal defence lawyers in the Council of Europe

Please click here for the VADEMECUM (Guidelines for a more effective communication with legal interpreters and translators) a joint project between EULITA (European Legal Interpreters and Translators Association) and ECBA (European Criminal Bar Association), presented at the ECBA Spring Conference in Antwerp, Belgium, in April 2010.

This Vademecum is for magistrates,  prosecutors,  attorneys  and legal interpreters.

The Vademecum has been translated in German, Italian, French, Polish and Portuguese.