Central University of Venezuela, 1940-1946, Dr Pol & Socl Science(s). McGill University, Canada, 1946-1948, M Civil Law. Spoken languages: Spanish, French, English, Italian.
Judge, International Court of Justice. Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Venezuela, New York, 1986-1991. Chief Legal Counsel, Petrbleos de Venezuela, Publicly traded company, Venezuela, 1975-1983.
Ambassador of Venezuela, Washington, District of Columbia, 1972-1974. Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Venezuela to United Nations, New York, 1969-1972. Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Venezuela, Geneva, 1963-1965.
Minister of Justice, Government of Venezuela, 1958-1962.
Member Titular Member, Venezuelan Academy of Social & Political Sciences. Titular Member, Institut de droit international. Titular Member, Hispano-LusoAmerican Institute of International Law.
American Society of International Law.
Spouse R6jane Laurin, National of Venezuela.