As a member of the global Bertha Justice Network, CELS hosts Bertha Justice Fellows to train the next generation of human rights and movement lawyers in pursuit of social justice. To find out more about the program, please click here.
The Bertha Justice Fellowship Program provides two-year fellowships to emerging lawyers at well established social justice and movement law centers around the world, where Fellows get practical experience working alongside renowned professionals. The Program will train 1,000 lawyers in the next ten years. CELS is currently home to two Bertha Justice Fellows for the 2022-2023 period: Lautaro Nahuel and Julieta Levin. Bárbara Juárez and María José Venancio were Bertha Justice Fellows for the 2020-2022 period.