Hans Ragnemalm, Swedish judge and academic, Died at 76


Hans Olof Ragnemalm was born on March 30, 1940, and died on August 7, 2016.

He was a Swedish lawyer, judge, and professor emeritus of public law.

He became Professor of Public Law at Lund University, and later Professor of Public Law and Dean of the Law Faculty at the University of Stockholm.

Hans Ragnemalm served as Parliamentary Ombudsman between 1987 and 1992, and from 1992 to 1995 as judge at the Supreme Administrative Court of Sweden.

During 1995, Ragnemalm became Sweden’s first judge at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg.

During 2000, Hans returned to Sweden to serve as President of the Supreme Administrative Court of Sweden until his retirement in 2005.

Hans Ragnemalm passed away at 76 years old.