Juan joined Clyde & Co Venezuela as an Associate in 2014, after working in our New York office for over 2 years.

Juan's principal areas of practice are: Maritime, Insurance and Reinsurance Law. He has advised and defended insurers, clubs and owners with respect to marine related casualties, including damage or loss to vessels and/or cargo as well as governmental detention of vessels in Venezuela.

Juan graduated from Universidad Católica Andrés Bello Law School in 2007. In 2012, he earned his specialization in International Trade, concentration in Maritime Law from Universidad Maritima del Caribe in Caracas, where he graduated first in the class. In 2011, Juan graduated from Tulane University Law School after pursuing a Masters in Law (LL.M) in Admiralty and Maritime Law.

He is fluent in English and Spanish.


  • Venezuela.
  • New York State (USA).