Jose Alberto Ramirez

Jose Alberto Ramirez

Junior Partner


  • Corporate Governance
  • Mergers & Acquisitions

WSG Practice Industries


WSG Leadership

Insurance/Re-Insurance Group

LEÄœA Abogados

Jose Alberto joined Hoet Pelaez Castillo & Duque in 2005 and became junior partner in 2014. He advises national and foreign companies in matters involving commercial law, contracts, energy, international financing, mergers and acquisitions, real estate and alternative dispute resolution. José Alberto was an intern in the American Arbitration Association in New York and was the legal manager of Hotel Tamanaco C.A.


International Business Organisations Diploma, International Bar Association & The College of Law of England and Wales, UK, 2006.
LLM in Dispute Resolution, University of Missouri-Columbia, USA, 2005.
Foundations of American Law and Legal Institutions, Georgetown University Law Center, USA, 2004.
Law Degree, Universidad Catolica Andres Bello, Venezuela, 1999.

Areas of Practice

Corporate Governance | Mergers & Acquisitions

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

Fulbright Fellow 2004-2005

Professional Associations

  • International Bar Association
    American Arbitration Association
    ICDR Young & International
    Asociacion Fulbright de Venezuela
    Young International Arbitrators Group of the Londo

Why Further Development of ADR in Latin America Makes Sense: The Venezuelan Model
Journal of dispute Resolution. University of Missouri-Columbia. 2005