Professional Experience

Rechtsanwalt, Germany
Since 2014

Harvard University
Postdoc-Fellow at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative
November 2013 – December 2014

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Research Consultant for trade law at the Berlin office
June 2013 – June 2014

Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, Phnom Penh
Legal Assistant to victims’ lawyers
March 2009 – August 2009

Amnesty International Germany
Pro-bono research, advocacy, trial monitoring for international justice
October 2011 – June 2014

Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid 
Member of the LL.M-Tribunal in European Business Law
Spring Semester 2014 / Spring Semester 2015

Freie Universität Berlin
Guest Lecturer for the course on ‘Law & Development: A Critical Introduction’
Fall Semester 2013/ Fall Semester 2014

Hertie School of Governance, Berlin
Research Assistant to Professor Dr. Nico Krisch in Public International Law
September 2010 – October 2011

Universität Hamburg
Research & Teaching Associate at the Department of European Union Law
May 2007 – February 2009

China-Europe School of Law, Beijing
Lecturer for ‘Legal Foundations of European Union Law’
Fall Semester 2008-2009


Second State Examination (Staatsexamen)
Graduation with honors from Law Clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Berlin (May 2013) with traineeships inter alia at:

German Federal Foreign Office (Auswärtiges Amt) – Public International Law Department  January – March 2012

Advogado Dr. Gustavo Rabay, Attorney and Professor at the Universidade Federal de Paraíba João Pessoa, Brazil
April – July 2012

Doctoral Degree at Universität Hamburg
Dissertation (magna cum laude) on victims’ participation in international criminal proceedings

First State Examination in Saxony
Graduation with honors from Law studies at the Universities in Trier, Leipzig and at the Catholic University Lisbon