José Alejandro Corbán Obadía


José Alejandro Corbán has more than 9 years of experience and concentrates his practice in Corporate, Energy and Natural Resources, Banking and Finance, Regulatory and Life-Science matters.

José Alejandro has experience in several transactions involving sale of assets, mergers and acquisitions, spinoffs and due diligence, as well as in the review, drafting and negotiation of contracts relating to the incorporation of Mixed Companies for hydrocarbon projects in Venezuela and project financing related to the oil and gas sector.

He has a J.D. from Universidad de Nebrija (2020), a degree of Especialización en Derecho Corporativo from Universidad Metropolitana (dissertation pending), a degree of Programa Internacional de Gerencia del Negocio de los Hidrocarburos from Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración (IESA-2016) and a J.D. from Universidad Católica Andrés Bello (2015).

For a period of almost four years, he was assigned as Legal Consultant at Merck, S.A. to provide legal services, which consolidated his knowledge in the pharmaceutical industry.

He was finalist of the third edition of the International Court of Justice, Luis María Olaso S.J Model, at the Universidad Católica Andrés Bello.

José Alejandro invests substantial amount of hours on pro bono activities.