Rodolfo Ruiz A.

Rodolfo Ruiz specialises in aviation and space law. His practice encompasses contentious, non-contentious and regulatory aviation matters



Rodolfo Ruiz is a Venezuelan lawyer based in Caracas, where he leads the local aviation and aerospace practice group. He has been recognized by Who´s Who Legal as a Leading Aviation Lawyer in Venezuela.

Rodolfo´s experience includes, inter alia, regulatory, contractual and contentious work with especial emphasis in liability. He has represented local and international air carriers, insurers and reinsurers in defending passenger claims, as well as in most of the latest commercial and general aviation losses occurred in Venezuela. Rodolfo has also advised on contractual aspects of aircraft utilization agreements, including dry and wet leases for local operators.

Rodolfo Ruiz qualified as a lawyer in 2002 and joined Clyde & Co in 2008. He is also a qualified English-Spanish translator and at present pursues a LL.M. (Adv.) in Air & Space Law at Leiden University.