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Sérgio Moro

Minister of Justice and Public Security, Brazil

Sérgio Fernando Moro is a former magistrate, writer, university professor and current Minister of Justice and Public Security of Brazil. He was federal judge of the 13th Federal Criminal Court of Curitiba and professor of criminal procedural law at the Federal University of Paraná (UFPR). He's a specialist in the fight against financial crimes, money laundering and criminal organization. In 22 years in the career of the federal magistrate, he served at Lava Jato, at Banestado case and was an instructor judge at the Federal Supreme Court in 2012. He studied the Program of Instruction for Lawyers at Harvard Law School in 1998. He is an author and was a professor at the University of Paraná and Curitiba University Center and, in 2018, received the title of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, from the University of Notre Dame du Lac, South Bend, Indiana. He’s a Law graduate from the State University of Maringá and Master and PhD from the Federal University of Paraná.

Sergio Fernando Moro é um ex-magistrado, escritor, professor universitário e atual Ministro da Justiça e Segurança Pública do Brasil. Foi juiz federal da 13.ª Vara Criminal Federal de Curitiba e professor de direito processual penal na Universidade Federal do Paraná (UFPR). Especialista em combate a crimes financeiros, lavagem de dinheiro e organização criminosa. Em 22 anos na carreira da magistratura federal, atuou na Lava Jato, no caso Banestado e foi juiz instrutor no Supremo Tribunal Federal, em 2012. Cursou o Program of Instruction for Lawyers na Harvard Law School, em 1998. É autor de livros na área jurídica, foi professor da Universidade do Paraná e do Centro Universitário Curitiba e, em 2018, recebeu o título de Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, pela University of Notre Dame du Lac, South Bend, Indiana. Graduado em Direito pela Universidade Estadual de Maringá, é mestre e doutor pela Universidade Federal do Paraná.