Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - DynamInt

Eleni Karapatsia



Research Project:

The Contribution of the European Public Prosecutor's Office and European Criminal Law to the Effective Protection against fraud to the Union's financial interests: The Case of Germany and Greece




Law studies at the National and Kapodistrias University of Athens (2016-2020). Participation in the Europa.S simulation-conference in Piraeus, Greece (April 2017 and 2018). Internship at the Research Department of the Scientific Service of the Hellenic Parliament (February 2019 - August 2019). Erasmus studies at the Faculty of Law of University Vienna (October 2019 - January 2020). Trainee Lawyer at a law firm in Athens, specialized in cross-border White-collar Crime and Private International Law (February 2021 - September 2021). Master’s degree with a focus on Criminal Law within the European Law School at Humboldt University of Berlin (2021-2022). Since October 2022 PhD candidate, supervised by Prof. Dr. Martin Heger at the Humboldt University as well as Research fellow at the DFG-Graduate College "Dynamic Integration".



Research Interests


  • European Criminal Law
  • Substantive and Procedural Criminal Law
  • Constitutional Law Fundamental Rights