Martín Böhmer

Martín Böhmer  is a Professor of Law at Universidad de San Andrés and at University of Buenos Aires. He serves as the Director for the Justice sector at the Center for the Implementation of Public Policies Promoting Equity and Growth (CIPPEC), and is Director Emeritus of the Association for Equality and Justice (ACIJ). He was also Dean of the Faculty of Law, University of Palermo and Founding Director of Public Interest Legal Clinic. He was Vice President and founding member of the Association for Civil Rights (ADC) and Vice President and founder of the Committee on Pro Bono and Public Interest Bar Association of Buenos Aires. A Fulbright Fellow, he was also a Visiting Scholar at Yale Law School, and served as Advisor for the Consejo para la Consolidación de la Democracia (Council for the Consolidation of Democracy), an advisory body for Constitutional and Judicial Reform to Argentine President Raul Alfonsín. Among his honors, Mr. Böhmer was chosen as a Global Leader for Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum 2002, Davos, Switzerland, and by the Ashoka Foundation as an Innovators for the Public Fellow.  Prof. Böhmer received his law degree from University of Buenos Aires, his Master of Laws (LLM) from Yale University, where he is also a JSD candidate.

 (Universidad de San Andrés bio)