Ana C. Malavé is an experienced commercial litigator with a focus on complex, cross-border disputes, specifically involving Latin America. She represents companies and individuals in securities fraud cases, international arbitrations and business litigation matters.

Prior to joining Rivero Mestre, Ana worked in Caracas, Venezuela at Norton Rose Fulbright as foreign counsel for the firm’s litigation department. She represented multinational companies in industries including energy, construction, and banking. She also successfully represented creditors in various Chapter 7, 11, and 13 Bankruptcy proceedings. Living and practicing in different countries has given Ana a unique, global perspective that she leverages when she’s tirelessly advocating for her clients or searching for winning, creative solutions.

Born and raised in Caracas, she is a native Spanish speaker with a strong understanding of her clients’ language and culture. She is also fluent in French and Italian.




Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, J.D.; Editor, ILSA Journal of International and Comparative Law

Florida International University, B.A. in Economics, minor in Political Science, with honors


U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

Florida Bar

US District Court & Bankruptcy Court of Florida

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