Luiz Carlos Rezende e Santos Luiz Carlos Rezende e Santos graduated from the Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais ‐ PUC Minas and obtained a postgraduate degree in criminal and procedural law at the university Gama Filho. He worked as a judge from April 1998 to 2009. In September 2009, he began to work as advisor to the Court of Justice on prison affairs and as coordinator of the priorities of the National Strategy of Public Justice and Security in Minas Gerais. He is a member of the Monitoring and Controlling Process Group of the prison system of Minas Gerais and Executive Coordinator of the program Novos Rumos implemented by the Court of Justice of Minas Gerais. He is the Vice President of the Association of Judges of Minas Gerais – Amagis. Since October 2013, he has been working as Advisor to the Minister Joaquin Barbosa at the National Council of Justice in Brasilia.