Carlos Alberto Henríquez

Socio Junior

chenriquez@lega.law
+58 212 2772256

 

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Carlos is member of LEĜA since 2005 and he is the litigation coordinator in the labor law area. He is an expert in collective bargaining and individual negotiations, work environment, and union matters. He has 35 years of professional experience, particularly in the oil industry, in the foreign exchange administration from 1994 to 1996, and in the labor law practice.
Carlos Henriquez is described by market commentators as “clear and sharp” “He has deep knowledge of the local legal environment.” 
Chambers Latin America 2018

AREAS OF PRACTICE & INDUSTRIES

♦ Labor and Employment

♦ Oil and Gas
♦ Mining
♦ Banking
♦ Construction
♦ Retail and Wholesalers


ACADEMIC BACKGROUND

  • Financial Law Specialist. Universidad Catolica Andres Bello, Venezuela, 1994.
  • Law Degree. Universidad del Zulia, Venezuela, 1981.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Bar Association of the State of Zulia and Capital District
  • International Bar Association
  • Venezuelan Association of Financial Law

LANGUAGES

  • Spanish

EXPERIENCE

  • He has participated in the drafting of diverse legislation projects, such as the Law on Gas.
  • He held high hierarchy positions within the country’s regional administration.
  • He has extensive experience in the discussion of collective bargaining agreements of the oil, construction, and pharmaceutical industries.
  • He has managed administrative procedures before state comptroller offices, and has experience in the drafting of regional decrees.

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

  • Carlos has been a speaker in specialized labor law conferences organized by national and bi-national chambers.

ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

  • He is a lecturer at Universidad Catolica Andres Bello in the labor law area.

RECOGNITIONS

  • Carlos has been recognized by Chambers Latin America in the Labor and Employment area. The Legal 500 recognizes him as a leader in this area as well.

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