Mayda Prego

Mayda Prego

Ms. Prego is a Senior Counsel in Chevron’s Negotiations and Legal Major Transactions Law Group. Her responsibilities include litigation, environmental, corporate, and compliance matters. Before joining Chevron, Ms. Prego was an attorney with Hughes Hubbard and Reed LLP.

Ms. Prego earned her J.D. in 1992 at the University of Michigan Law School where she was an editor of the Michigan Journal of Law Reform. She is a 1988 graduate of Yale University where she earned a B.A. in History.

Ms. Prego is experienced in complex civil and criminal litigation as well as international litigation and arbitration. She is an experienced trial lawyer having handled numerous trials in federal and state courts. Ms. Prego is admitted to practice law in New York, Florida, Massachusetts, and Texas. She is fluent in Spanish, and has intermediate skills in French, Italian, and Portuguese.

Ms. Prego is a past President of the Hispanic National Bar Foundation, and served in that capacity until January 2014. She also served as the HNBF’s Treasurer from 2006-2008.

Ms. Prego is a 2006 Fellow of the National Hispana Leadership Institute based in Washington, DC. She has completed executive leadership training at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA, and the Center for Creative Leadership in Greensboro, NC.

Ms. Prego is a 2005 graduate of Leadership Miami sponsored by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce. She is the Vice-President of the Board of Foster Care Review, a non-profit based in Miami, FL dedicated to securing prompt, positive, and permanent outcomes for children in foster care through case review and advocacy. She is also a member of the Dean’s Advisory Council of the Florida International University College of Law.