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. Practicing in a foreign country has given Ana a unique, global perspective that she leverages when she’s tirelessly advocating for her clients or searching for winning, creative solutions.

Before law school, Ana worked as a real estate agent and mortgage broker. Born and raised in Caracas, she is a native Spanish speaker with a strong understanding of her clients’ cultures. She is also fluent in French.


Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, J.D.

Florida International University, B.A. in Economics, with honors


Florida Bar

US District Court & Bankruptcy Court of Florida

Practice Areas

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