Established in 1920, Icaza, González-Ruiz & Alemán has been providing tailor-made, sophisticated solutions to key corporate clients, international institutions and public entities, while remaining committed to offering a partner-led, individualised legal service and advice to its private clients. As a result, the firm has been recognised as a leader by the most reputable rankings of the industry such as Latin Lawyers, Chambers and Partners, Who’s Who Legal, Legal500, IFLR1000, Managing Intellectual Property, LACCA, among others.
The experience acquired through the years, supported by its personnel of more than 250 employees, the majority of which are bilingual and the modern computerized systems of the firm allows it to render a most efficient service to its domestic and international clients.
The international demand for services has required the firm to establish affiliated offices in other international financial service centers, such as Anguilla, Bahamas, Belize, Cyprus, British Virgin Islands (BVI), Geneva, Seychelles, Singapore and Uruguay, which has enabled it to satisfy and attend all the particular necessities required by its clients.
Its legal services encompass all areas concerning
- Administrative Law
- Admiralty & Shipping Law
- Banking & Finance
- Capital Markets & Securitization
- Communications & Information Technology (CIT)
- Consumer Protection & Competition Law
- Environmental Law & Energy
- Immigration & Naturalization
- Labor Law
- Insurance & Re-insurance
- Intellectual Property
- International Commerce
- Litigation & Alternate Dispute Resolution
- Public Contracts & Privatizations
- Company Formation
- Trust and Estate Planning
- Private Foundations
The firm is in the list of legal Consultants for projects of Banco Mundial and Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (World Bank and Inter-American Development Bank).
Representative clients: Banco General de Panamá, S.A.; Banco Internacional de Costa Rica, S.A.; Bancolombia Panamá S.A.; Bilfinger Berger A.G.; Cadbury Adams Panamá, S.A.; Canon Kabushiki Kaisha; Cervecería Nacional, S.A.; China Harbor Engineering Co. Ltd.; Christian Dior Couture; Citibank, N.A.; Citizen Watch Co. Ltd.; Compañía Nacional de Seguros, S.A.; Dell Inc.; Delta Airlines Inc.; Dream Works LLC; F. Hoffman-La Roche & Co. ; Glidden Panamá S.A.; Global Bank Corporation; Grupo Carvajal S.A.; Grupo Elektra S.A. de C.V.; Hershey Chocolate & Confectionery Corporation; Hewlett-Packard; HSBC Republic International Bank; Kimberly-Clark International S.A.; Louis Vuitton; Manufacture Des Montres Rolex, S.A.; Mazda Motor Corporation; Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc.; NBA Properties; Oakley Inc.; Olympic Maritime, S.A.; Pan American Life Insurance Co.; Phelps Dodge International Corp.; Phillip Morris Products S.A.; Sanofi Aventis; Samsung Electronics Latinoamérica (Zona Libre), S.A.; Seiko Corporation; Syngenta Participations AG; Sur Química Internacional, S.A.; The Quaker Oats Company; Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation; Unilever N.V.; Warner-Lambert Company; World Wrestling Federation Entertainment; Xerox Corporation.
Pro Bono: Legal Advisors, since 2010, of the Container Control Program of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).Main Office:Aquilino de la Guardia Street, N°8
IGRA Building, PO BOX 0823-02435
Panama, Republic of PanamaTel: +507 205 6000 – firstname.lastname@example.org