Mario Díaz, Esq., serves as Concerned Women for America’s (CWA) Legal Counsel and leads CWA’s Legal Studies Department. Mr. Diaz is a Constitutional Law expert who focuses on cases and legislation dealing with CWA’s core issues: religious liberty, sanctity of human life, defense of the family, sexual exploitation, education, national sovereignty, and support for Israel. He directs CWA’s amicus briefs and our work on judicial nominations and against judicial activism.
Mr. Diaz is a published author and commentator. His book Be Spent: Winning the Fight for Freedom’s Survival is now available and receiving a good audience among Christian conservative thinkers. His columns are regularly featured in several media outlets, including The Washington Times, Human Events, First Things, TheBlaze, American Thinker, CNS NewsBarbwire, WorldNetDaily, Townhall and other outlets, as requested.
Mr. Diaz is also a regular guest commentator on numerous radio and television shows, including CNN, FOX, Univision and Voice of America, both in English and Spanish. As a public speaker with experience at numerous conferences, including the well-known Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), he engages audiences to think through the way a Biblical worldview affects policy matters . Mario speaks regularly in churches and schools about legal matters and America’s founding principles.
He obtained his Juris Doctor from the Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law in Washington, D.C. and is an active member of the Maryland Bar. He did his undergraduate work at Middle Tennessee State University. He resides in Maryland with his wife and four children and serves as Music Minister for his church.