Carmen Lúcia

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Her Excellency
Cármen Lúcia
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Supreme Federal Court Justice
Incumbent
Assumed office
June 21, 2006 [1]
Appointed by Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva [2]
Preceded by Nelson Jobim [2]
Personal details
Born (1954-04-19) April 19, 1954 (age 60) [1]
Montes Claros, Minas Gerais, Brazil [1]
Alma mater Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais [3]

Cármen Lúcia Antunes Rocha (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈkaʁmẽj ˈlusjɐ ɐ̃ˈtũɲis ˈʁɔʃɐ], Montes Claros, April 19, 1954) is a Brazilian jurist and member of the Supreme Federal Court since 2006. She was the second woman to be chosen as a justice for such court. She has been nominated by President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva.

She is currently the President of the Superior Electoral Court of Brazil.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c O Estado de S. Paulo, June 22, 2006, p. A5
  2. ^ a b O Estado de S. Paulo, May 11, 2006, p. A7
  3. ^ Curriculum Vitae at STF Website. (in Portuguese). Retrieved November 17, 2012.
  4. ^ TSE Website (in Portuguese). Retrieved November 17, 2012.