Dr. Siegfried Blunk


Judge Blunk studied Law at Munich University and he wrote a PHD thesis about International Law.

He was appointed as prosecutor in 1972, and in 1977 he was appointed as judge where he handled both civil and criminal cases for the next 26 years.

From 2003-2005 he served as international judge in the hybrid court established by United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor.

He was  a reserve Co-Investigating Judge at the ECCC from 2008 until being appointed as Co-Investigating Judge in 2010. He resigned from his position effective 31 October 2011.