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Founding Partner. His practice focuses on Banking and Finance, Energy and International Tax Planning. Director of Banplus, Banco Universal. Obtained his law degree from Universidad Católica Andrés Bello in 1986; LL.M. in International Banking Law from Boston University School of Law in 1991; Management Diploma from IESA in 1989; International Tax Law Program from Robert Kennedy College (Switzerland) in 2008. Founding partner of Lapadula Esteban Cadenas, S.C. in 2006; former managing partner of the firm Nevett, Mezquita, Lapadula & Lopez from 1995 to 2006; former International Legal Counsel with Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA) from 1990 to 1995; former Associate with the law firm Escritorio Calcaño-Vetancourt. Former member of the Board of Directors of Central, Banco Universal (1997-2007) and Corimon C.A. Former professor of Commercial Law at Universidad Metropolitana, Caracas, Venezuela. Fluent in Spanish and English, and he is a public interpreter in English. Member of the Federal District Bar Association since 1987, along with American Bar, International Bar and Inter-American Bar Associations.