Venezuela Kleptocracy: The Ripple Effect of the Venezuelan Revolution

  • 12 Aug 2019
  • 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
  • ASU Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Room 601, 111 E. Taylor Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004


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Monday, August 12, 2019 | 11:30 am-1:15 pm

Lunch & Networking: 11:30 am-12:00 pm
Program: 12:00-1:15 pm


ASU Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Room 601

111 E. Taylor Street

Phoenix, AZ 85004



Member & Non-Member Registration: $30


Venezuela Kleptocracy: The Ripple Effect of the Venezuelan Revolution


- Is Venezuela a Criminal State?

- Geopolitical Asymmetric Conflict

- The Humanitarian Crisis

-Five Scenarios for Venezuela


Angelo Torrealba is an attorney and human rights advocate, who specializes in immigration, public International law, and human rights law. He is licensed to practice law in Venezuela and recently sat the bar in Washington D.C.

Angelo has been a strong advocate for supporting individual human rights, especially from the international perspective. His experience and training in Europe with the organization Peace Brigade International enabled him to serve as an advocate for the Latin-American community. Recently he has been advocating for the rights of individual citizens in Venezuela at the United Nations and the Organization of American States OAS. He has been lecturing and participating in public speaking events at Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law and the School of Criminology and Criminal Justice as well as a public speaker at Scottsdale Community College, Arizona.

A native of Caracas, Venezuela, Angelo Torrealba received his Bachelor in Law from Santa Maria University. After graduating, he worked not only with low-income clients but with global international corporations with a worldwide presence.

Torrealba studied for his Master in Business Administration MBA in Melbourne, Australia while working as a legal manager for Minter Ellison Law Firm.

Torrealba subsequently earned his Masters Degree in International law at Latrobe University in Melbourne, Australia where he specialized in Human Rights Law and International Negotiation. He also worked at the Supreme Court of Victoria, where he assisted the Registrar of Criminal Appeals and the Deputy Registrar in reviewing criminal appeals for rules that reflect the principals of the Criminal Procedure Act.

Torrealba earned his second LL.M from the Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law where he is an active ambassador for The Centre for Law and Global Affairs.

Torrealba is fluent in Spanish and English and is conversational in Portuguese and Italian.

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