Parmas, Andres


Articles in Juridica International

Articles in Juridica

  • Andres Parmas, Andra Pärsimägi. The Afternoon of Law. Overview of the Jubilee Event of Courts of Appeal, Held in the Estonian National Museum, Tartu, on 14 September 2018, Juridica Abstract, 2018, No. 9, pp. 707-709
  • A Selection of Decisions of the Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court in the Interpretation and Development of Law, Juridica Abstract, 2009, No. 8, pp. 540-554
  • The Purpose and Legal Essence of Confiscation of an Object Used to Commit an Offence and Its Justification under the Constitution. Judgment of the Supreme Court en banc in Case No. 3–1–1–37–07, Juridica Abstract, 2008, No. 8, pp. 554–560
  • Confiscation of a Motor Vehicle in Case of Violation of § 424 of the Penal Code, Juridica Abstract, 2007, No. 10, pp. 687–694
  • Crimes Against Humanity in the Context of International Criminal Courts, Juridica Abstract, 2002, No. 5, pp. 321–329


  • Judge, Tallinn Circuit Court

Personal data

  • Born: June 3, 1977


  • Magister iuris, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2005
  • Master Student, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2002–2005
  • B.A, Faculty of Law, University of Tartu, 2002


  • Judge, Tallinn Circuit Court, 2016-current
  • Assistant, University of Tartu, 2017-current
  • Adviser to the Criminal Chamber, Supreme Court of the Republic of Estonia, 2003–2016
  • Chief Specialist, Department of Legal Information, Supreme Court of the Republic Estonia, September 1999–2003
  • Project Manager, Sales Representative, E.O.Map Ltd., September 1996­–August 1999

Main areas of research

  • International Criminal Law, Humanitarian Law

Hobbies and community work

  • Substitute member of the University of Tartu Student Body, April 2000–current
  • Member of the Society of Friends of the Estonian National Museum, July 1997–current
  • Member of the Rotalia Fraternity, September 1996–current


  • J. Sootak, A. Parmas. Developing the Definition of the Crime od Genocide trough National Criminal Laws. Nuotio, Kimmo (Eds.). Festschrift. In honour of Raimo Lahti. Helsinki: University of Helsinki Press, 2007, pp. 61-73.
  • T. Kerikmäe, A. Parmas. Correspondents’ Reports: Estonia. – Yearbook of International Humanitarian Law. Vol. 3 (2000). The Hague. T.M.C. Asser Press, 2002, pp. 484–490.


  • Estonian (Native)
  • English (Fluent)