Maria B. Villavicencio, Associate
Maria B. Villavicencio joined the Weg & Myers team in
January 2023. Prior to joining Weg & Myers,
Maria B. Villavicencio practiced
transactional and immigration law, specializing in removal defense and
business-related matters. She also handled the incorporation and compliance of international businesses
wanting to expand within the United States.
Maria received her
Juris Doctor from the Universidad Catolica de Santiago de Guayaquil in
Guayaquil. Ecuador, where she graduated with honors. Maria received her
Master's of Laws (LL.M) in Maritime Law from the University of Miami School of Law where she was a member of the International Moot Court Program. While
at University of Miami, she represented UM in the International Maritime
Law Arbitration Moot, earning one of the top 10 highest scores in the
competition. Maria was admitted to the New York State Bar in 2022.