Arne Bardelle studied law in Berlin, Germany, and Istanbul, Turkey, with a focus on legal policy as well as fundamental and human rights. In 2019, he was licensed as a lawyer in Berlin. He worked in the field of asylum law and was legal advisor in an NGO that supports traumatized refugees in Germany. Additionally, he has working experience in the Latin America program of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung in Bogotá, Colombia, and a law firm in Marseille, France. Since September 2021, he is a Bertha Justice Fellow in ECCHR’s International Crimes and Accountability program.