Director of Fundamental Rights and Citizenship, Directorate-General for Justice and Consumers, European Commission

Paul Nemitz is Director for Fundamental Rights and Union Citizenship in the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Justice and Consumers. He has held posts in the Legal Service of the European Commission, the Cabinet of the Commissioner for Development Cooperation and in other Directorates-General. He has a lot of experience acting on behalf of the Commission before the European Courts and has published extensively on EU law. He teaches EU law as a visiting Professor at the College of Europe in Bruges.