Managing Partner

Professional Experience:

Founding and managing partner of Alvarado y Asociados. Gloria Maria has extensive experience in Corporate and Financial Law. Some of her previous positions include:

  • Foreign Associate at Bentata Hoet & Associates in Miami, FL
  • Foreign Associate at Steel Hector & Davis in Miami, FL
  • Foreign Associate at Pennie & Edmonds, New York.
  • Legal Department of the United Nations.

Higher Education:

  • Universidad Católica Andrés Bello, Bachelor of Laws Degree (J.D. equivalent), Venezuela 1979;
  • Georgetown University, Introduction to the United States Legal System, USA; 1980
  • Harvard University, Master LL.M of Laws, USA 1981.

Legal Practice: 

  • Corporate and Mercantile Law;
  • Banking and Finance Law;
  • Due Diligence, Merger and Acquisitions;
  • Foreign Investments and International Transactions;
  • Copyrights Law and Industrial Property;
  • Administrative, Telecommunications and Natural Resources Law;
  • Private and Public Bid Process;
  • Advice on Franchise and Joint Venture Agreements


Spanish and English.