George Stafford, Co-Director

George joined EIN on 1 October 2018. He qualified as a barrister in London, where he also worked as a judicial advisor in the Court of Appeal. Since then he has worked as a legal researcher with the Georgian Young Lawyers’ Association in Tbilisi, as a press officer at the European Court of Human Rights, and on a project on the impact of the ECHR at the Council of Europe.

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Anne-Katrin Speck, Co-Director

Anne holds an LLM in International Human Rights Law and is a Research Associate on the Human Rights Law Implementation (HRLIP) Project at Middlesex University, London, where she is also studying for a PhD. She previously worked within the Secretariat of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. She will join EIN on 1 January 2019.


Agnès Ciccarone, Finance and Events Officer

Agnès joined EIN in December 2017. Before joining EIN, Agnès worked 15 years for the Assembly of European Regions and took part as an expert in the work of the European Committee for Democratic Governance of the Council of Europe. In 2015 she coordinated a mission at the Council of Europe to implement a project aimed at strengthening local governance in Albania. Agnès holds a Masters degree in international law, international relations and foreign languages from the University of Bath and the Humboldt University in Berlin.


Ramute Remezaite, Consultant

Ramute joined EIN in 2015 as a part-time consultant to help develop EIN's programmatic work with a particular focus on its advocacy, capacity-building and networking programmes. Ramute is a PhD Candidate at the School of Law, Middlesex University, researching compliance with judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in new member states of the Council of Europe. She also works as a legal consultant at the European Human Rights Advocacy Centre, which litigates cases to the European Court of Human Rights from the former Soviet Union region.