Ayelén R. Rodriguez

Rodriguez Ayelén

Ayelén Rodriguez focuses her practice on bankruptcy and creditors' rights. Ayelén has experience drafting memoranda on a variety of issues and conducting extensive legal research. In addition to receiving her J.D. from Fordham University School of Law, she earned an LL.M., magna cum laude, from the Panthéon-Sorbonne University. Prior to attending law school, Ayelén worked for a multinational investment bank and financial services holding company, where she worked with the legal and compliance division to ensure all communications between Fixed Income Division (FID) traders and clients were compliant with Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and company regulations, policies, and procedures.




  • J.D. Fordham University School of Law 2020
    • Notes and articles editor, Fordham International Law Journal
    • Community service co-chair, Latin American Law Students Association
    • Member, Consumer Legal Advice Resource Office (CLARO)
    • Legal intern, the Honorable Jay Garcia-Gregory, United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico
    • Legal intern, Securities Arbitration and Litigation Clinic
    • Legal intern, Bronx Legal Services
  • LL.M. French Law, European Law, International Business law magna cum laude Université Paris 1 - Panthéon-Sorbonne 2020
  • B.A. Psychology and French and Francophone Studies Columbia University 2014
    • Dean's List
    • Legal intern, the Honorable Laura Taylor Swain, Southern District of New York 

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Advisory board member, National Latino/a Law Student Association (NLLSA)
  • Founder and co-chair, VAMOS (Venable Attorneys Making Our Success)


  • Spanish
  • French


  • Alumna of the Year, National Latino/a Law Student Association (NLLSA), 2024