Uruguayan, 51 years old, is a recognized criminal lawyer specialized in economic and business criminal law and tax crimes. He is also, Master in criminal law and postgraduate Professor in several universities at Uruguay, Argentina and Peru. He has published different articles about criminal law on specialized magazines as well as books, academic publications and he has participated as a speaker in several seminars and congresses.
He is the President of Club Atlético Peñarol, founded in 1891 and one of the most legendary south americans clubs in the world. Peñarol owns a unique mystique and it is the greatest exponent of the miraculous uruguayan soccer with 52 local championships, one Intercontinental Champions Supercup, 5 Libertadores cups and 3 world cups, make it the champion of the twentieth century.
Further, Jorge Barrera is a respectable actor at CONMEBOL organization, and he was Vice President of the Uruguayan Soccer Association during Brazil World Cup 2014.