ATTORNEYS
Iván Dario Sabatino Pizzolante This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Iván Darío Sabatino Pizzolante is a lawyer who graduated from the Universidad de Carabobo (Venezuela) with specialisation in Maritime Law at the School for Superior Studies of the Merchant Marine, Caracas, Venezuela. He followed a course of specialisation in International Maritime Law at the Spanish Maritime Institute (IME) and Universidad Pontificia de Comillas, Spain, and later a specialisation in Commercial Arbitration at the Universidad Católica Andrés Bello (UCAB), Caracas. He is a Partner at Sabatino Pizzolante Abogados Maritimos & Comerciales and Director of the firm Globalpandi, S.A. (P&I Correspondents). He is a member of the Venezuelan Association of Maritime Law and the Iberoamerican Institute of Maritime Law. He is a former legal advisor to the National Institute of the Aquatic and Insular Spaces (INEA). Presently he is a Director of the Chamber of Commerce of Puerto Cabello and Alternate Director of the Venezuelan Association of Maritime Law.
José Alfredo Sabatino Pizzolante This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Mr. José Sabatino holds a law degree from the University of Carabobo (Venezuela). He attended to the University of Wales College of Cardiff, where he got an MSc in Port and Shipping Administration as well as an LL.M in Maritime Law. His experience in the field of port operators' liabilities is backed by some years working as counsel of Puerto Cabello Port Authority. Past President of the Puerto Cabello Chamber of Commerce. He is currently lecturing at the post-graduate area of the Maritime University of the Caribbean (Caracas). He is Titular Member of the Comité Maritime International (CMI), Vice-President of the Venezuelan Association of Maritime Law, Vice-President of the Venezuelan Association of Port Law, member of the Iberoamerican Institute of Maritime Law and the International Committee of Advisors of Portius (Belgian) Speaker and author of many articles on shipping and port.
Orlando José Sabatino Pizzolante †
Mr. Orlando Sabatino holds a law degree from the University of Carabobo. He acts mainly in civil and criminal law. He is the counsel of the Puerto Cabello National Guard, the customs police. In the past he has been President of the Puerto Cabello Bar Association.
Felipe Belov Afanasiev This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
He graduated at the University of Carabobo, with specialisation courses in Commercial Arbitration. He practices mainly in the areas of Labour, Labour Collective Conventions and Contracts, with a wide experience in procedural law and litigation.
Franklin García Rodriguez This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
A Lawyer graduated from the Universidad de los Andes in 1997. He completed postgraduate studies Specialization in Civil Procedural Law Area Civil Procedural Knowledge at the Universidad Central de Venezuela, in 2011. He has been with the firm since 2001. His practice is concentrated in the area of maritime, port and labor disputes. He also deals with contentious and non-contentious matters in the customs area.
Karina Celeste Sabatino Pérez This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
A lawyer who graduated from the Universidad de Carabobo. After completing her studies in the UC, she followed specialization studies in the Escuela Nacional de Administración y Hacienda Pública – Instituto Universitario de Tecnología (ENAHP – IUT), obtaining the title of Specialist in Customs Management and Foreign Commerce. She is in charge of claims, legal appeals, as well of providing legal advice and assistance in front of the customs offices of the main ports at a national level, and courts of the republic.
Diana Dos Santos This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
A lawyer graduated from the Universidad Jose Antonio Páez in 2014. She has obtained Certificates in Labor Procedural Law at the Universidad Jose Antonio Páez 2014 as well as courses in Employees benefits and other Social benefits of workers at Formar Venezuela 2015, Labor benefits Calculations in (FACES Universidad de Carabobo 2015), completed courses in redaction of Legal Documents CETAF 2013 Public Speaking Legal UJAP 2014 currently studying English language in (FUNDAUC). She is responsible for looking after commercial and corporate records, notaries and contracts, in addition to labour matters.
Geraldine Orozo This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
A Lawyer graduated from the Universidad de Carabobo in 2014. She has obtained certificates in the areas of Forensic and Criminal Sciences (Fundación Madre Emilia, 2012), Fundaments of teaching (Centro de Entrenamiento y Asistencia Técnica a Empresas, 2015) and International Maritime Law (Universidad José Antonio Páez - CEUJAP, 2015). She has also completed courses in redaction of legal documents and English language. She is responsible for the claims handling and contracts.
Natalia Caralli This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
A lawyer graduated from the Universidad José Antonio Páez in 2017. She started as a trainee in the firm, and now she is responsible for looking after commercial and corporate records, notaries and contracts, in addition to labour matters.