12 legal students, the future lawyers and judges of the Republic of Moldova spent the
day visiting county offices, courts and attended meetings with elected officials to get a
feeling for how our government and courts work. They meet with county commissioners
as well as attended county commission meeting on August 1.
The students were guests of The Leavitt Institute for International Development. The
Leavitt Institute sends approximately 50 professionals to teach rule of law along with
ethics and morals to those countries working to establish democratic institutions.
The Republic of Moldova is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe, bordered
by Romania to the west and Ukraine to the north, east, and south The capital city
On 27 August 1991, as part of the dissolution of the Soviet Union, the area declared
independence and took the name Moldova. The current Constitution of Moldova was
adopted in 1994.
Moldova Legal Students
Visit County Offices