Maximo Langer Professor of Law, University of California, Los Angeles
is Professor of Law at UCLA and a leading authority on domestic, comparative, and international criminal law and procedure. He regularly lectures in Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the United States on criminal law and procedure issues. His work has been translated into Chinese, German, and Spanish and has received awards from different professional associations, including the 2007 Hessel Yntema Prize by the American Society of Comparative Law, the 2007 Margaret Popkin Award by the Latin American Studies Association, and the 2012 Deák Prize by the American Society of International Law. He also serves on several editorial boards, including the executive editorial board of the American Journal of Comparative Law.