Petter Asp

Born 1970

Member of the Supreme Court since 2017

Master of Laws, Uppsala University, 1995
Doctor of Laws, Uppsala University, 1998
Reader in penal law, Uppsala University, 1999
Special adviser at the Ministry of Justice’s Division for Criminal Law, 2000–2001
Professor of penal law, Uppsala University, 2003–2009
Professor of penal law, Stockholm University, 2009–2017

Public assignments

Expert, adviser and special inquiry officer in various state inquiries (e.g. the “Inquiry into tougher penalties for organised crime”, the “Bergwall Commission” and the "2014 sexual offences committee”)

Other assignments

Vice-chair of SwedSec AB’s disciplinary committee
Member of the Swedish section of the International Association of Penal Law
Member of the European Criminal Policy Initiative
Member of the academic council for Juridisk Publikation (a journal that seeks to promote legal debate)
Member of the Disciplinary Committee of the Stockholm Stock Exchange

Published texts, etc.

A large number of articles and books on national and international penal law



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