Alejandro Awad Cherit
Partner

Academic Background

Universidad de Chile, 2006 (summa cum laude). Mr. Awad studied the Master of General Law with a Major in Public Law and the Master in Economic Criminal Law, both at Universidad de Chile.

Professional Experience

Previously, he worked for the Law Firm Bofill Mir & Álvarez Jana (2009-2011).

Academic Experience

He has taught Criminal Law to undergraduate students at Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez and has been assistant teacher of Civil Law at Universidad de Chile. In 2011, he presented his work in the International Law Conference held by the Universidad de Valparaíso in the context of its 100 years celebration. That same year he assisted the Ministry Of Justice of Chile in the analysis and debate for the modification of the Act 18,216. Currently he teaches in the Master of Law at Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez.Publications.

Publications

He is the author of the article "Derecho Penal Internacional y principio de legalidad: el ir y venir de la mirada", published in “Actas del Congreso Internacional de Derecho, Homenaje al Centenario de la Escuela de Derecho de la Universidad de Valparaíso”, Edeval, 2012. Co-author of "Proceso Penal”, in Revista de Derecho de la Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Comentario de la Jurisprudencia de la Corte Suprema y el Tribunal Constitucional, N° 3, Legal Publishing, 2013 and N° 4, Legal Publishing, 2016

Memberships

Colegio de Abogados de Chile A.G., Instituto de Ciencias Penales.

Languages

Spanish and English.

E-mail

aawad@chaves.cl