Rodríguez & Mendosa Abogados

   
Santos Michelena De La Cova

Education:

 

Attorney

  • Universidad Católica Andrés Bello, Caracas (1987).
  • Civil Procedure Law Specialist, Universidad Católica Andrés Bello, Caracas (2004). Cum Laude.


Partner - Caracas-Venezuela (1962)




  Email:

smichelena@romen.com


  Teléfono:

(+58 212) 285-4944


  Fax:

(+58 212) 285-1379

Languages:

 

  • Spanish
  • English

Practice Areas:

 

  • Corporate Law
  • Civil
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Arbitration

Professional Experience:

 

  • Commercial (bankruptcy proceedings) and civil litigation.
  • Advisor to several international airlines.
  • Former arbitrator of the Venezuelan-American Chamber of Commerce.
  • Former member of the Arbitration Committee of the Venezuelan-American Chamber of Commerce.
  • Arbitrator of the Caracas Chamber of Commerce.
  • Arbitrator of the International Center for Settlement of International Disputes (ICSID).
  • Appointed arbitrator by several chambers of commerce for matters related to injunction in commercial cases.
  • Former member of the board of directors of Instituto Venezolano de Estudios de Derecho Procesal (Invedepro).
  • Former lecturer at international congresses on Civil Procedure Law

Academic Experience:

 

  • Former graduate studies teacher at Universidad Santa María
  • Regular guest teacher of Universidad Central de Venezuela.

Membership:

 

  • Capital District Bar Association (1987).
  • Former Chairman of the Legal Affairs Committee of the Venezuelan American Chamber of Commerce and Industry (2009-2011).
  • Former Chairman of the Arbitration Committee of the Venezuelan American Chamber of Commerce and Industry (2003-2005).

Publications:

 

  • Author of various civil procedure articles, Constitución y medios alternativos para la resolución de los conflictos [Constitution and Alternative Means of Dispute Settlement].
  • Valor probatorio del mensaje de datos y de la firma electrónica [Evidentiary Value of the Data Message and E-Signature]
  • La prueba del riesgo en la demora y del derecho que se reclama [Proving the Risk from the Delay and the Right Being Claimed], published in the Venezuelan journal of Procedural Law.