About Elisabet Poveda Guillén
Elisabet Poveda Guillén was born in Barcelona in 1974. She studied law in both Spain and Germany. Furthermore,she was awarded the degree of Magistra Iuris magna cum laude in European Law.
She gained work experience within the European Parliament in Luxembourg, the European Commission in Brussels and several law firms in Berlin and Potsdam. Since 2009, she practices as a lawyer in Frankfurt. Also, she is specialized lawyer in social law (Fachanwältin für Sozialrecht).
In addition, and in Henry David Thoreau’s words, “I please myself with imagining a State at least which can afford to be just to all men, and to treat the individual with respect as a neighbor; which even would not think it inconsistent with its own repose if a few were to live aloof from it, not meddling with it, nor embraced by it, who fulfilled all the duties of neighbors and fellow-men.”