Félix serves as an Attorney-Specialist at the Inter-American Development Bank’s Legal Department and is based in Washington, DC. His practice extends from corporate governance, to resource mobilization and intellectual property. He has also served as a Legal Officer at the UN Refugee Agency in Copenhagen, Denmark, where he focused on partnerships with the public and private sector. Prior to that he worked as in-house counsel for Shell and interned for Baker & McKenzie in Caracas, Venezuela.
Further, Félix has conducted research as a visiting fellow for the British Institute of International and Comparative Law (London) and has been a contributor to online magazines Diplomatic Courier and Connexio. He has been selected as a fellow by the National Endowment for Democracy’s Penn Kemble Forum on Democracy (Washington, DC) and the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs (New York).
Félix holds an LLM in International Legal Studies from Georgetown University (Washington, DC) as well as an LLB and BA in Liberal Arts from the Universidad Metropolitana (Caracas). He’s licensed to practice law in Venezuela and the State of New York.