Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh Speaks to National Judicial Academy of Brazil
On October 5, Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh presented to the National Judicial Academy of Brazil, called the National School of Formation and Improvement of Labour Magistrates. The event took place in Brasilia, Brazil. The audience consisted of over two hundred judges, as well as 150 online participants.
“Culture has the power to change us all and I am thankful for the transformation of my soul that my dear colleagues so generously provided,” stated Professor Singh about his experience. “I learned that Brazilians deeply care about civility and are eager to better the field of dispute resolution.”
Professor Singh was welcomed by Straus Institute alumni and Brazilian federal judges Fernando Hoffman and Doroteia Mota. State Judge Andre Gomma de Azevedo, who served as an adjunct professor, also met with Professor Singh on his visit. Professor Singh was presented with the 100th "Medal of Honor," which was delivered by Justice Aloysio Corrêa da Veiga and Judge Platon Teixeira de A Neto.