How to become a volunteer lawyer

The team in Lesvos will consist of volunteer lawyers from European countries. These lawyers will work on a pro bono basis, though their expenses will be covered.

They will be supported by staff engaged on a longer-term basis in order to ensure more permanent support for the project.

How to become a volunteer lawyer?

Lawyers who would like to participate in the project should meet the following criteria:

  • Able to spend a minimum of three weeks in Lesvos;
  • Training and/or experience in Asylum Law and the law of international protection;
  • Proficiency in English required.

Please fill in the application form and submit it to

We are currently welcoming applications from potential volunteers for the period mid February 2018 – 30 June 2018. Please do not hesitate to get in contact if you would like to apply for a period outside these dates.

Priority will be given to lawyers who can stay for a longer period of time.

We also welcome applications from German Referendare. For more information, please click here

For any further information please contact