Alexaida Collet Echevarría

Alexaida Collet Echevarria

Alex Collet Echevarría advises clients on complex matters related to land use and zoning. As an attorney and urban strategist, Alex understands the social, economic, political, and legal processes that underlie urban planning, design, and development. She brings a breadth of experience in commercial litigation, international arbitration, toxic torts, regulatory compliance, investigations, and white collar defense to her practice. Prior to joining Venable, she was an associate at a Washington, DC-based litigation firm, where she defended corporate clients in products liability matters before federal and state courts.

Related Practices




  • M.S. Urban Strategies and Design with distinction The University of Edinburgh & Heriot-Watt University 2021
  • J.D. George Washington University Law School 2016
    • Member, The George Washington Law Review
    • President, Latino Law Students Association, 2015 – 2016
  • B.S. Biology magna cum laude University of Puerto Rico 2013

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia


  • Spanish