Paula M. Vigo Marqués


Paula Vigo Marqués helps clients navigate the complex laws and regulations that apply to the financial services industry. Paula brings experience as both a certified public accountant and a certified fraud examiner to her practice. Prior to joining Venable, she worked at a DC-based financial services law firm, advising clients on federal and state mortgage banking and financial services laws, origination and servicing requirements, quality control plans, compliance management systems, and regulatory approval and licensing. During law school, Paula served as an extern at the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and as an intern at the Securities and Exchange Commission. 



  • J.D. Boston University School of Law 2016
    • Legal extern, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Department of Enforcement, 2016
    • Legal intern, Securities and Exchange Commission, Division of Enforcement, 2015
  • B.B.A. Accounting University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus 2012

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Certified public accountant, Maryland Board of Accountancy
  • Certified fraud examiner, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners


  • Spanish