Juan Raúl De La Guardia

Of Counsel


Juan Raúl de la Guardia specializes in Mergers and Acquisitions, Commercial Law, Securities, Privatization, Taxation, Infrastructure, Public Services.

Graduated from University of Panama (bachelor’s degree in Law and Political Sciences, 1983). Université de Paris IX, Dauphine (1983-1984). Harvard Law School, (LL.M.-ITP, 1985).

Member of Panama Bar Association and the International Tax Planning Association.

Author of "Participación y Democracia en Panamá", 1983. "Foreign Sales Corporations", 1985. Legal Counsel, Panama Canal Commission, 1988-1990. Deputy Director, Revenue Service, Ministry of Finance and Treasury of the Republic of Panama, 1991-1993. Executive Director, Privatization Office (PROPRIVAT), 1993- 1994.

Languages: Spanish, English and French.