Francisco Fonseca Morillo, Deputy Director-General at DG JUST will focus on the perceived dual quality of consumer products in Western and Eastern Europe.
Deputy Director General | European Commission
Mr Fonseca Morillo is currently Deputy Director General, DG Justice and Consumers. Prior to this role, he has held various positions at the European Commission since he joined in 1986. He was the Director for Civil Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship between 2004 and 2008, Director of Judicial Cooperation and acting Director of Fundamental Rights and Citizenship in 2008/9, Director of Criminal Justice, later Acting Director General, DG Justice and Consumers in 2015. After graduation, he served in different positions at the University of Valladolid such as professor of public international law and international relations. Between 1988 and 2005 he has been a Collaborateur Scientifique at the Institut d’Etudes Européennes de l´Université Libre de Bruxelles, and a Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University San Pablo-CEU between 2010 and 2014. He is a Founding Member of the Spanish Association for the Study of European Law, official branch of FIDE (1982), member of the Spanish Association of International Law and International Relations since 1979 and the Madrid Bar Association since 2010.