Business expansion
Location of affected unit(s)
Public Administration And Defence
Public Administration And Defence; Compulsory Social Security
Provision Of Services To The Community As A Whole
84.23 - Justice and judicial activities

689 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
28 March 2011
Employment effect (start)
30 April 2011
Foreseen end date
31 December 2011


On 29 March, the French Ministry of Justice announced the creation of 485 posts for judges, clerks and instructors in the justice system. The government is facing strong protests from civil servants demanding more ressources for the administration of justice. The following day, the Ministry of justice announced the creation of 204 jobs for probation officer for the prison services. The future probation officers are currently in training.


  • 29 March 2011: Les Echos
  • 30 March 2011: France Info (www.france-info.com)
  • 28 March 2011: Les Echos


Eurofound (2011), Ministry of Justice, Business expansion in France, factsheet number 71809, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/71809.