Judge You Bunleng


Judge You Bunleng has been national Co-Investigating Judge since the inception of the ECCC.

Judge You Bunleng (Cambodia) was a Judge of the Appeal Court of Cambodia in 1993 and was appointed its President in 2007.

Prior to that he worked at the Ministry of Justice for eleven years, including as Chief of the Office of Civil Affairs.

Judge You Bunleng received his Bachelor of Law from Ho Chi Minh City University, Vietnam in 1989. He later completed the second year of his master degree program at the Royal University of Law and Economics in 2004.

He has received training in international criminal investigations at The Hague (Netherlands) and obtained certificates on the judicial profession, English legal terminology, and law and judicial systems.

Judge You Bunleng has been teaching at the Royal School of Administration, the Royal University of Law and Economics, the Royal School for Judges and Prosecutors, and at the Lawyers Training Center.

He is also a member of the Board of Directors for the Royal Academy for Judicial Professions.