Especially at the beginning the composition of our team was fluid. We are pleased that we now have a number of permanent staff and companions. Our work takes place in four locations, of which three are located in Greece and one in Germany.


  • Anastasia is an Athen's Law School graduate, she holds a LLM in Migration and is currently a PhD candidate in the University of Peloponnese. She is a licenced lawyer since 2012. She has worked in Lesvos island as a case worker in Greek Asylum Service and later as an advocate in the field.

    Anastasia Balta

    Attorney at Law

  • Iliana is a registered lawyer at Athens Bar Association holding a Master’s degree in International and human rights law. She is specialized in asylum law in particular within the Common European Asylum System.

    Iliana Bompou

    Attorney at Law

  • Alexandros is a Law school graduate from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and a member of the Larisa Bar Association since 2013. He has worked as a case worker for the Greek Asylum Service, as a lawyer for the Danish Refugee Council and as a Protection Assistant for UNHCR.

    Alexandros Chrysomallos

    Attorney at Law

  • Niki is a Law school graduate from the National and Capodistrian University of Athens, she holds a LLM in Human Rights of the University of Strasbourg.

    Niki Georgiou

    Legal Coordination Greece

  • Soroush works as a farsi/turkish interpreter. He has been working with refugees and asylum seekers for 4 years in Greece and Turkey. He started working at Equal Rights Beyond Borders Athens in June 2020.

    Seyedsoroush Khatibzadehyazdi

    Interpreter & Cultural Mediator

  • Mustafa is working as an Arabic interpreter in Athens. He already worked with Equal Rights on Chios.

    Mustafa Nouh

    Interpreter & Cultural Mediator

  • Aliki is working as a lawyer in Greece since 2013. In 2017 she joined the Greek Council for Refugees (GCR) and was working on Chios and Lesvos. Therefore, she has an immense experience in challenging practices on the Greek islands under hotspots approach and EU Turkey statement. Aliki joined Equal Rights in May 2019.

    Aliki Potamianou

    Attorney at Law - Chios & Kos


  • Co-Founder. Fully qualified lawyer, currently working as a Research Associate at the German Parliament in the field of Social Human Rights.

    Clara Anne Bünger

    Policy Advisor

  • Robert co-founded Equal Rights Beyond Borders and is working with the association ever since. He studied Law, Sociology and Islamic Science in Halle (Saale).

    Robert Nestler

    Legal Coordination

  • Anne is working with our Team in Berlin as a project coordinator. She studied law in Leipzig and passed her second bar exam at the "Kammergericht Berlin".

    Anne Pertsch


  • Co-founder. Member of the research unit migration law at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg. Vinzent studied law, sociology of law as well as economic law in Halle, Istanbul and Lund and is currently doing his legal clerkship in Berlin.

    Vinzent Vogt

    Legal Coordination

  • Corinna is working with our team as a project coordinator. She studied Law and finished her PhD in Cologne. She is one of the co-founders of "Refugee Law Clinic Cologne e.V."

    Dr. Corinna Ujkašević

    Coordination Visa Family Reunion

  • Co-founder. PhD student in EU asylum law and research fellow at Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, Heidelberg.

    Catharina Ziebritzki

    Legal Coordination


  • Greta is a graduate from the LLM in International Migration and Refugee Law and the LLM in Public international and European Law in Amsterdam.

    Greta Albertari

    Legal Coordination Chios

  • Interpreter (Arabic), cultural mediator and case manager. Yaser is working with the Equal Rights Team (former: RLCA) in Chios since September 2017.

    Yaser Fares

    Cultural Mediator & Case Manager

  • Vivian is a graduate of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Law School and is a member of Piraeus Bar Association since 2010. In 2017 she worked in Chios, as a lawyer at NGO “METAdrasi” Legal Aid program, and later as a member of Metadrasi Guardianship Network for Unaccompanied Minors. She joined Equal Rights in June 2020.

    Vivian Gleni

    Attorney at Law


  • Jamie is a law school graduate. She holds a Juris Doctor from New York University in New York City.

    Jamie Kessler

    Legal Coordination Kos

  • Athina is a Greek Attorney at Law and member of the Kos Bar Association. She received her LLM in Public International Law from Leiden University and her undergraduate law degree from Democritus University of Thrace. She has worked on the field of refugee law since 2016.

    Athina Ntavasili

    Attorney at Law

Equal Rights Beyond Borders consists of two seperately registered entities in Greece and Germany.

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