Horacio Rosatti

Chief Justice of Argentina since 2021

Horacio Daniel Rosatti (born August 11, 1956) is an Argentine lawyer, judge, writer, university professor and former politician, who has served as minister of the Supreme Court of Justice of Argentina since 2016 and its president since 2021.[1][2]

Horacio Rosatti
President of the Supreme Court
Assumed office
1 October 2021
Preceded byCarlos Rosenkrantz
Minister of the Supreme Court
Assumed office
29 June 2016
Nominated byMauricio Macri
Preceded byEugenio Raúl Zaffaroni
Minister of Justice and Human Rights
In office
24 July 2004 – 25 July 2005
PresidentNéstor Kirchner
Preceded byGustavo Béliz
Succeeded byAlberto Iribarne
Procurator of the Treasury
In office
25 May 2003 – 24 July 2004
PresidentNéstor Kirchner
Preceded byCarlos Sánchez Herrera
Succeeded byOsvaldo Guglielmino
Mayor of Santa Fe
In office
10 December 1995 – 10 December 1999
Preceded byJorge Obeid
Succeeded byMarcelo Ignacio Alvarez
Personal details
Born
Horacio Daniel Rosatti

(1956-08-11) August 11, 1956 (age 67)
Santa Fe de la Vera Cruz, Santa Fe Province, Argentina
Political partyJusticialist Party
Alma materNational University of the Littoral (LLB)

On December 15, 2015, President Mauricio Macri, by decree, appointed him a judge of the Court; and the National Senate granted the agreement on June 15, 2016. On June 29, In 2016, he took an oath before the president of the Court, and from that moment on he was incorporated into the court. Later he assumed as president of the Court on October 1, 2021.

Biography

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Rosatti graduated in law from the National University of the Littoral in Santa Fe. He is also a Doctor in History by the Pontifical Catholic University of Argentina[3]

References

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  1. "Grave denuncia contra el juez de la corte Horacio Rosatti por supuesto enriquecimiento ilícito: piden investigar la compra de 8 departamentos". A24 (in Spanish). 5 November 2019. Retrieved 24 November 2020.
  2. "Horacio Daniel Rosatti". Chequeado (in Spanish). 18 May 2017. Archived from the original on 27 September 2020. Retrieved 24 November 2020.
  3. Horacio Rosatti CV Archived 2021-12-27 at the Wayback Machine, Supreme Court official page