Visiting professors and visiting lecturers

Justīne Elferte LL.M

Visiting Lecturer
Introduction to Diplomacy. Legal Aspects of the External Relations of the EU. Comparative Politics

Master Degree in International and European Law (Riga Graduate School of Law, 2018)
Bachelor Degree in Law and Diplomacy (Riga Graduate School of Law, 2015)

Significant Professional Experience

  • Project Manager, Financial Intelligence Unit of Latvia, 2021 - current
  • Head of Strategic Development, Latvian Transatlantic Organisation, 2020-2022
  • Head of the International Department, Riga Graduate School of Law, 2015-2021


  • Potjomkina Diāna, Elferte Justīne. “Latvia and US: Precarious Stability?”. In: Latvian Foreign Policy Yearbook. Riga: Latvian Institute of International Affairs, 2019.

  • Bukovskis Kārlis, Elferte Justīne. “Latvia’s path to the European Union: In–between the backstage and the spotlight”. In: The centenary of Latvia’s foreign affairs: Activities and personalities. Riga: Latvian Institute of International Affairs, 2017, pp. 191-211.

  • Bukovskis Kārlis, Elferte Justīne. “From concerns to ambitions: Latvia’s EU policies for 2018”. In: “Latvian foreign and security policy“. Riga: Latvian Institute of International Affairs, 2018, pp. 106-116.