The Roles of Supreme Courts in Constitutional Democracies
Monday, April 24, 2017
Barat House, Boston College Law School
with Brazilian Justice Luís Roberto Barroso
about the speakers
L.R. Barroso is one of the leading constitutional judges of our time. Serving in the Brazilian Supreme Court, Justice Barroso earned an LL.M. from Yale Law School and an Ph.D. in Law from the Rio de Janeiro State University's Faculty of Law, where he holds the Constitutional Law Chair. Justice Barroso's court opinions and scholarship are the center of attention of scholars and observers of constitutional courts worldwide.