Pauline Endres de Oliveira




Pauline Endres de Oliveira is a human rights lawyer from Berlin. She studied law at the Humboldt University and the Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, with legal traineeships in Brazil, London and Rome. 

Currently, Pauline works as research assistant at the Justus Liebig University Gießen, where she is also enrolled as a PhD fellow (supervisor: Prof. Jürgen Bast), focusing on the topic of safe access to protection in the EU. 

Pauline is a lecturer in asylum and migration law at the Humboldt University of Berlin (Refugee Law Clinic) and member of Amnesty International’s expert commission on asylum. Previously she worked as a consultant for UNHCR Gremaby from 2013-2015 and in 2016 she was a visiting study fellow at the Refugee Studies Centre at the University of Oxford.

Publications/recent projects:

  • Huber / Eichenhofer / Endres de Oliveira, Aufenthaltsrecht [Migration Law, Handbook for practitioners], NJW Praxis, Band 98, C.H. Beck 2017
  • Grundrechtereport 2017: Beschränkung der Flüchtlingszahlen um jeden Preis. Die Entwicklung der Entscheidungspraxis zu Asylsuchenden aus Syrien und die Aussetzung des Familiennachzusg [On the restrictions to family reunification and their impact on Syrian refugees], (with Maximilian Pichl)
  • Humanitäre Visa für Flüchtlinge, Teil 1: Nicht mit der EU [On the CJEU’s decision regarding humanitarian visa] (2017) Verfassungsblog, 09.03.2017