Judge Leonardo Pache de Faria Cupello took office as Vice President / Corregidor of the Regional Electoral Court of Roraima (TRE-RR), on February 6, for the 2019/2021 biennium. The solemnity was honored by the heads of the constituted powers, magistrates, members of the Public Prosecutor’s Office, lawyers, civil and military authorities of the State, servants and relatives of the deposed.
The new corregedor is from Rio de Janeiro and has been in the Roraima magistracy since 1993, having been promoted to the position of judge at the Court of Justice of Roraima in September 2015.
In his inaugural speech, Judge Leonardo Cupello spoke of the joy of taking on another professional challenge. “In the incessant search for justice, I turn once again to defend the values and principles inherent in this institution that is already consolidated, which is the Roraima Electoral Justice, which, in addition to seeking social peace in the resolution of electoral cases , constitutes the true guardian of democracy, “said the corregedor.
LEONARDO PACHE DE FARIA CUPELLO was born in Rio de Janeiro, son of Raphael Cupello (deceased) and Saisyl Pache de Faria Cupello and grandson of Des. Pache de Faria (president of the TJ / RJ), graduated in Law from Faculdade Cândido Mendes in 1982.
In the period from 1985 to 1986 he created the column of law in the notebook of the “Encuentro do Jornal Fluminense” in Niterói-RJ, in which he published several legal matters.
In the years 1988/1989, he was a university professor at the “Tiradentes Law School” in Aracaju / SE.
In this land of Macunaima, he served as legal advisor to the Presidency of the Court of Justice from 1991 to 1992, as well as legal adviser to the Presidency from 1992 to 1993.
He joined the state magistracy in 1993.
He stood out in the Presidency of the Jury of the Popular Jury, acting in more than a thousand sessions of judgment.
As of 2007, it was named in the former 5th Criminal Court, and since September 2013 was summoned to compose the Court of Justice.
In the Electoral Court, he was titular judge of the 3 rd and 5 th electoral zones and judge member of the TRE-RR.
As auditor, he installed the Military Justice in the State of Roraima, in August 2002.
He was director of the Fórum Advogado Sobral Pinto, auxiliary judge of the Presidency and member of the Appeals Chamber of the Civil and Criminal Courts.
He took office as a judge of the Court of Justice of the State of Roraima, on September 14, 2015.
In the literary field, he is the author of several books in the criminal and penal courts.
As a teacher, in the years 2006/2007, he taught Criminal Law at the Faculty of Law of the Centro Universitário Estácio da Amazônia. Today he is a professor at the State University of Roraima (UERR).
In the academic field, he completed his specialization and master’s degree in Legal and Criminal Sciences from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon / Portugal in 2002 and 2005, respectively.
He holds a PhD from the University of Barcelona, Spain.
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