Virginia, US

Anna is an Associate in Fragomen’s Frankfurt office, where she practices German and European immigration law and citizenship law. She advises individual and corporate clients on all aspects of their immigration and compliance needs.

Prior to joining Fragomen, Anna was a research associate at the Institute of Public Law at Goethe University in Frankfurt where she focused on, and organised lectures in, International and European Law. At the same time, she lectured in Germany and abroad, and published articles focusing on Human Rights Law, especially the rights of national minorities. During her legal traineeship she worked at the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Berlin, the European Commission in Brussels and a law firm specialised in German insurance law.

Education


Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main | Doctorate in Law, summa cum laude
Oberlandesgericht High Regional Court Frankfurt am Main | Second State Exam
Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main | First State Exam
Université Pierre-Mendès-France (Grenoble II) | Diplôme d` Université d`Administration et Politique Internationales (DAPI)

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Bar Admissions: Rechtsanwaltskammer Frankfurt am Main

Publications and Lectures

Speaker, “Arts. 7 and 8: Political and Religious Rights, at the Panel III: Managing Diverse Societies.” Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities: Taking Stock after 20 Years, Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main, 14 March 2018.

Author “Commentary of Article 7 of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities”, Hofmann/Malloy/Rein, The Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities, A Commentary, 2018

Author, “Die Anwendbarkeit und Durchsetzbarkeit der Unionsgrundrechte bei militärischen Operationen der Europäischen Union, Eine Untersuchung am Beispiel des EU-NAVFOR Somalia Einsatzes der EU (Atalanta)”, January 2018.

Speaker/Lecturer, “Minderheitenrecht in Europa.” Qualifizierungsprogramm YOU.PA, Otto Benecke Stiftung e.V, Berlin, 25 November 2017.

Co-editor KritV 4/2017, topic of the issue “Bedeutung und Lesart der Grundrechte im nationalen sowie europarechtlichen Kontext”.

Co-editor KritV 4/2016, topic of the issue “Kontrafaktische Präsenz des Rechts”.

Co-editor KritV 2/2015, topic of the issue “Recht Übersetzen.”

Speaker, "Die Sprachenrechte unter dem Rahmenübereinkommen zum Schutz nationaler Minderheiten, Deutschland.” Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs, Vienna, Austria, 22 September 2015.

Speaker/Lecturer, “Minderheitenrecht in Europa.” Qualifizierungs-programm YOU.PA, Otto Benecke Stiftung e.V., Bucharest, Romania, 4 July 2015.

Author, “Art. 17/18 RÜ Besonderer Teil-Deutschland” with Dr. Detlev Rein, in Hofmann/ Angst/ Lantschner/ Rautz/ Rein, Rahmenübereinkommen zum Schutz nationaler Minderheiten Handkommentar,” 2015.

Author “Art. 7 RÜ, Allgemeiner Teil”, Hofmann/ Angst/ Lantschner/ Rautz/ Rein, Rahmenübereinkommen zum Schutz nationaler Minderheiten Handkommentar, 2015

Author “Art. 7 RÜ, Besonderer Teil-Deutschland”, Hofmann/ Angst/ Lantschner/ Rautz/ Rein, Rahmenübereinkommen zum Schutz nationaler Minderheiten Handkommentar, 2015

Author “Art. 12 RÜ, Besonderer Teil-Deutschland”, Hofmann/ Angst/ Lantschner/ Rautz/ Rein, Rahmenübereinkommen zum Schutz nationaler Minderheiten Handkommentar, 2015

Author “Die Staatenzentriertheit des Menschenrechtsschutzes als Grenze der Begrenzung von (Hoheits) gewalt”, KritV 3/2014, pp. 217-248.

Co-editor KritV 3/2014, topic of the issue “Gewalt und Recht”