Patricio Nazareno

J.S.D. Candidate '14

Patricio Nazareno was born in Córdoba, Argentina, where he studied both political science and law. Before coming to Yale in 2008, he served as a legal advisor for high government authorities both of the Federal Government of Argentina and his home State, clerked for the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in San José of Costa Rica, worked on a law firm specialized in litigation on behalf of large companies, and was the advisor for a Minority Leader at the Convention for the Reform of the State Constitution. He has also been an assistant professor of political philosophy and a researcher on constitutional theory and history. He received his graduate degree in political science from Universidad Católica de Córdoba, his first law degree from Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, and his Master of Laws from Yale Law School, where he is a doctoral candidate since May 2009.

Fields of Academic Interest & Dissertation Project
Mr. Nazareno’s areas of interest include political and legal theory, constitutional law & human rights, public and administrative law, and both national and international litigation. For his J.S.D. project, he is currently working on the influence of legal culture and ideology on the practice and discourse of constitutional adjudication, from a comparative perspective.

Doctoral Committee
Professors Robert C. Post (Supervisor), Paul W. Kahn (Reader), and Daniel Markovits (Reader).

LL.M., Yale Law School, 2009
M.Phil. (Legal Theory and Argumentation), U. Nacional de Córdoba (c)
J.D. [Abogado], U. Nacional de Córdoba, 2006
M.A. [Licenciado] (Political Science), U. Católica de Córdoba, 2002

Contact information:
Yale Law School
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New Haven, CT 06511
Library Office: 413 (L4)