born Caracas, Venezuela, December 30, 1965.
Education: Universidad Central de Venezuela, Law Degree, 1990. Tulane University, Master of Laws in Admiralty, Academic Distinction: Edward A. Dodd, Jr. award to the best student of the Admiralty Program, 1993; Fundayacucho Scholarship.
Professional Memberships: Member of the Venezuelan Maritime Law Association and of the Bar Association of the Federal District.
Career: Outside Court Reporter of the Political-Administrative Division of the Supreme Court of Justice, 1995. Associate of Tinoco, Travieso, Planchart & Núñez, 1993-1997. Junior Partner of Tinoco, Travieso, Planchart & Núñez, since 1997.
Languages: Spanish and English.