Leonardo Filippini

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Leonardo Filippini Prosecutions Consultant for the International Center for Transitional Justice.

"From Argentina, Leonardo Filippini earned a law degree at the University of Buenos Aires, and an LLM from the University of Palermo. His professional experience combines clerking appointments at various courts and advocacy work for human rights organizations. During 2004-5 he was a Hubert H. Humphrey Fellow at the University of Minnesota. Currently, he is an LLM candidate at Yale Law School." [1]

"He has law clerked at the Supreme Court of Justice of Buenos Aires and at different inferior courts, and he has been responsible of the Institutional Reform Area of the Center for Legal and Social Studies (CELS). He has also been advisor of the Prison Ombudsman of the Ministry of Justice. Mr. Filippini has lectured on criminal law and international human rights at UP and UBA. He has directed research, and published articles and contributions on these areas. Leonardo Filippini is currently a Hubert H. Humphrey fellow at University of Minnesota and he is working with the International Center for Transitional Justice in New York." [2]

Formerly based at the United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on the Prevention of Genocide, New York, New York, USA.

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  1. Leonardo Filippini, International Center for Transitional Justice, accessed September 23, 2008.
  2. 2005 Fellows, University of Minnesota, accessed September 23, 2008.