Gustavo Maurino recently served as the national director for access to justice at the Ministry of Justice of Argentina. He was previously the co-founder and co-director of the Asociación Civil por la Igualdad y la Justicia (ACIJ), an NGO dedicated to furthering democratic practices and the rule of law in Argentina, working to increase civic participation, eradicate discrimination, and enable marginalized communities to exercise their rights. He has served as the director of the Public Interest Law Clinic at Palermo University, and is a Professor at Law and Political Science and International Relationship departments at Universidad Torcuato Di Tella. Maurino has published articles on human rights and constitutional theory, social rights, access to justice, and democratic theory. He received his LL.B. from Córdoba National University and his LL.M. from the University of Palermo.