Cristian González Cabrera

Cristian González Cabrera

Researcher, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Rights Program
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Cristian González Cabrera is a Researcher in the LGBT rights program at Human Rights Watch, where he focuses on Latin America and the Caribbean. Prior to joining HRW, Cristian was a German Chancellor Fellow at the Berlin-based European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR), where he supported all aspects of the organization’s universal jurisdiction litigation arising out of Colombia and Syria. Before ECCHR, Cristian worked at the San Francisco-based Center for Justice & Accountability (CJA) on Alien Tort Statute and the Torture Victim Protection Act cases in U.S. federal courts arising out of Latin America and the Horn of Africa. A former Fulbright Scholar in Germany, he received his Juris Doctor from UCLA School of Law and his Bachelor’s degree from Columbia University.