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In May 2011, our Presidents announced the establishment of the Rule of Law Working Group to promote enhanced cooperation between the U.S. Department of Justice and Russian Ministry of Justice. Topics for discussion within this Working Group include judicial assistance in civil cases, corrections, pretrial detention, service of process, alternatives to detention, and asset recovery.
U.S. Chairperson: Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General of the United States (left)
Russia Chairperson: Alexander Konovalov, Minister of Justice of the Russian Federation (right)
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