Sebastian joined the DPhil in Law Program in October 2017. His doctoral research focuses on the philosophy of precedents, particularly on the normative significance that past decisions have on relevantly similar cases. Sebastian is also interested in the philosophy of authority, practical reasoning and the role of courts. His work is supervised by Timothy Endicott. 

Before coming to Oxford, Sebastian completed his Bachelor of Laws (LLB) in Chile and his Master of Laws (LLM) at Harvard Law School. 




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Jurisprudence, practical reasoning, philosophy of adjudication, theory of precedents. 


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