|National Director of Migrations
Dr. Martin A. Arias Duval
Lawyer, graduated from the University of Buenos Aires, in 1992. He practices as independent lawyer in Arslanian & Asoc. Law firm, since 2008.
Since December 2007, he is Director of The National Direction of Migration (NDM), a decentralized organization acting in the scope of the Home Ministry of the Nation.
He is a founding member and President of the Foundation More Citizenship (Fundación Más Ciudadanía) which activities are aimed at promoting civic culture, participation and civic commitment, transparency in the management of civil servants, social solidarity, and respect for republican and democratic values.
He was Security Undersecretary of the Ministry of Security of the Province of Buenos Aires, in the period 2004/2007.
Between the years 1999 and 2007, he was Judge on the Criminal Court Nr. 3 of the Judicial Department of Quilmes, Judicial Power of the Province of Buenos Aires.
In 1998 he was Undersecretary of Coordination of the Secretary of Security of the Ministry of Justice and Security of the Province of Buenos Aires, and between 1993 and 1998 he was Secretary of the National Court of Criminal and Correctional Federal Nr. 5.
He teaches at the Migration Policy and Asylum Institute, under the authority of the National University of Tres de Febrero, and taught at the Universities of Buenos Aires, Lomas de Zamora and Abierta Interamericana.
He has taught and has attended various academic and training activities in local, provincial, national and international areas.