Ms. Aguiluz received her law degree from the University of Costa Rica (UCR). She received a Masters in International Law and Conflict Resolution from the United Nations University of Peace in Costa Rica. She also has a degree in Public Administration from UCR. She was a legal consultant for the General Secretary of the Department of Social Sciences in Latin America (FLACSO). She started in CEJIL as a lawyer litigating cases of human rights violations in Honduras and Nicaragua.