For our office on Chios, we are looking for a Greek Lawyer starting as soon as possible!
Find the full call here!
Responsibilities and Duties
casework counselling and representation in the first instance procedure
casework appeals, annulments and objections against detention cases
casework family reunification under the Dublin III Regulation
court procedures Greek domestic courts and European Court of Human Rights
supervision co-supervise the legal work of the Equal Rights Beyond Borders Chios team
representation represent Equal Rights Beyond Borders Chios towards authorities & partners
Law degree, registered with a bar association in Greece
practical experience in the field of migration and asylum & administrative law
experience working with vulnerable groups
sound knowledge of EU and international asylum law
sound knowledge of the refugee context in Greece and on EU level
ability to adapt to needs and to think creatively
ability to self-start in a fast-paced and high-pressure work environment
high resilience and flexibility
fluent in English
Equal Rights Beyond Borders is a non-profit organization committed to strengthening the rights of asylum seekers at Europe’s external and internal borders.
We focus on family reunification, the rights of unaccompanied minor refugees, and cases of illegal detention or return within Europe or to Turkey.
We offer legal advice and legal representation for asylum seekers in EU Hotspots in Greece as well as on the Greek mainland and enforce their rights through strategic litigation in Germany and Greece.
All offices work in close cooperation with partners in Greece, Germany and at EU level.