About the Office of Attorney General of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Established by the Law on the Attorney General of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Official Gazette of BiH, No. 8/02, 10/02, 44/04, 102/09 and 47/14) in order to provide the State of Bosnia and Herzegovina with effective legal protection and representation in With regard to the protection of its constitutionally defined competences, interests and rights, the Attorney General of Bosnia and Herzegovina is the authority of Bosnia and Herzegovina competent for performing the legal protection of property and property interests of Bosnia and Herzegovina, its institutions and other organizations financed from the budget of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The aforementioned tasks are performed by the Attorney General of Bosnia and Herzegovina through the performance of legal representation of these entities before the courts and other competent authorities, as well as legal counseling.
The Office of Attorney Generals function is performed by the Atorrney General, two Deputy Attorney Generals and several Assistant Attorney Generals.
The Office of Attorney General of Bosnia and Herzegovina is managed by an Attorney General, who in case of absence or obstruction is replaced by a deputy appointed by him.
The election of the Attorney General, Deputy Attorney General and Assistant Attorney General shall take into account the equal representation of the constituent peoples of Bosnia and Herzegovina.