Roberto is a Guatemalan attorney and cum laude graduate from Rafael Landívar University, where he earned a Bachelor of Laws degree. He also holds a master’s degree in International Law and Justice from Fordham University School of Law. As a part of HRF’s Center for Law and Democracy, Roberto’s research focuses on comparative constitutional law and international law. Roberto is an alumnus of the Washington College of Law’s Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law. Roberto’s opinions and views on democracy and international law have been featured in CNN en Español, El País, National Review, Voice of America, and Mundo Fox.