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The Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy

The Constitutional Crisis in Venezuela

Crowd holding Venezuelan Flags


Tuesday, August 29, 2017 • 12:00 p.m.
10 Stone Ave, Room 201
Boston College

RSVP to Lunch will be served.

with José Ignacio Hernández, Professor of Law, Catholic University of Venezuela and Central University of Venezuela


about the speaker

José Ignacio Hernández

Dr. José Ignacio Hernández G. is a Venezuelan attorney, specialized in Administrativa Law and Regulation.

José Ignacio earned his Ph.D Cum Laude from the Complutense University. In Venezuela he is professor of Administrative Law at the Universidad Central de Venezuela and the Universidad Católica Andrés Bello. Also, he is the Chairman of the Public Law Center of the Universidad Monteávila. He has been visiting researcher at Georgetown University Law Center.

José Ignacio is member of the International Administrative Law Association; the Ibero-American Forum of Administrative Law and the Ibero-American Association of Economic Regulation. He has conducted several investigations about regulation, international investment arbitration and Global Administrative Law.

José Ignacio is author of more than 12 books of Administrative Law, and also, he has published more than 100 articles in Venezuela, Peru, Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Spain and Italy.

He is partner at Grau, García, Hernández & Monaco. José Ignacio has participated in several international investment arbitrations as local advisor and as legal expert witness.