Hermens Daría Lara Acuña is a Magistrate of the Criminal Chamber of the Superior Tribunal of Bogotá. Judge Lara Acuña has worked as a judicial investigator and specialized prosecutor. He is a University professor and trainer at the Rodrigo Lara Bonilla Judicial School. Judge Lara Acuña has particular expertise in criminal, administrative, financial and constitutional law and holds a Master in criminal law and criminology. He is also the President of the Association of Judges and Magistrates of Colombia (CORJUSTICIA).

Hermens Daría Lara Acuña will participate in the World Justice Forum working session Judges as Peacebuilders: Judicial Networks as Vectors of Judges’ Independence