From Latin perītus, a proficient is a experienced, skilled, or knowledgeable person in a science or art. The expert is the expert in a certain subject that, thanks to his knowledge, acts as a source of consultation for the resolution of conflicts.

ProficientIn a judgment, you can find each other legal experts (who are appointed by the judge) and part experts (proposed by those involved). These experts bring their expertise on the matters in dispute.

The expert has higher education and provides information based on oath. This means that the expert does not make assumptions or provide his opinion, but explains a confusing or complex situation according to his studies. In this way, the judge receives information that provides reasons or arguments when issuing his ruling.

Specifically, the judicial expert must establish that not only must he have the official qualification that accredits him as an expert in a specific subject but also becomes a key figure in any judicial procedure in which it is required. Why? Because it will make it possible to clarify and prove certain aspects on which the sentence and, therefore, the innocence or guilt of the accused in question will depend notably.

Certain police officers specialized in a very specific area of ​​the investigation as well as forensic doctors become some of the most important experts in trials.

Perito is also used as a synonym for technical engineer, a professional in engineering. For example: “Juan graduated as an expert ten years ago and since then he has worked in a company in Seville”, “The manager told me that the intention is to hire another expert”.

Many are the experts of this type that exist. Thus, among the most frequent are agronomists, industrialists, foresters, computer scientists …

The Perito Moreno GlacierOn the other hand, it is located in the Argentine province of Santa Cruz, on the Patagonia. It is considered one of the most important glaciers in the world for its great beauty, being surrounded by forests and mountains. The Perito Moreno Glacier It is one of the main tourist attractions of Argentina.

Within the Los Glaciares National Park is where this voluminous mass of ice is specifically located, which has a length of 30 kilometers, an area of ​​250 square kilometers and 60 meters thick. Among its curiosities is the one that an insect lives in it that can only be found in that place, it is known as the dragon of Patagonia or Pearl of the Andes, which measures only 15 millimeters.

ProficientFinally, it is an Italian town in the province of Salerno, in the region of Campania, which has just over 1,000 inhabitants.

44 square kilometers make up the surface of this town which, like the rest of the area, is known mainly for the fact that it has natural spaces of magnificent beauty. However, also in the environment there are monuments of great artistic and historical value as well as restaurants where you can marvel at the exquisite Italian cuisine.