Professor Santiago Legarre
LLB (UCA), M.St (Oxford), PhD (Buenos Aires)
Dr. Santiago Legarre studied for his LL.B. at Universidad Catolica Argentina. Thereafter he pursued a Master of Studies in Legal Research (M.St.) at the University of Oxford, which was conferred with distinction in 2004. His dissertation title was “The Historical Background of the Police Power in American Constitutional Law” and his supervisor was Professor John Finnis. He holds a PhD from Universidad de Buenos Aires.
Dr. Legarre is currently a Professor of Law at Universidad Católica Argentina and works at CONICET (Argentine National Council for the Research in the Humanities). He is also a Visiting Professor at the Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Louisiana State University and at the Valparaiso University Law School (Indiana). He has been a visiting scholar at Columbia University, the University of Oxford and the University of Notre Dame.