Avitia’s career with business and legal affairs for entertainment companies spans 20 years, including serving three years as Senior Legal Counsel for Univision. He began his career in private practice as a corporate lawyer for the international law firms Jones Day and White & Case.

Avitia holds a Juris Doctorate degree from Harvard Law School and an undergraduate degree in International Relations from the University of California, Davis. He currently serves as a board member of the Imagen Foundation.