Honorary President Thomas Kappl receives the Federal Cross of Merit

by May 22, 2021

On 17 May 2021, the former President and current Honorary President of the EUR was awarded the highest civilian honour of the Federal Republic of Germany.

The Cross of Merit on Ribbon of the Federal Republic of Germany is issued by the Federal President in person and serves to recognise special services to the country and to peace.

Thomas Kappl also received this award for his outstanding work for the harmonisation of law in Europe as President of the EUR.

We congratulate our Honorary President from the bottom of our hearts!