Partner Profile

Roberto Vidal

Morgan & Morgan

Panama

LL 250

Biography

Roberto Vidal is a partner in the corporate law department of the firm and co-heads its mergers and acquisitions practice.

Mr Vidal specialises in banking law, project finance, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and regulatory matters. He has participated and led transactions from several industries such as insurance, ports, energy, real estate, banking, securities, restaurants, hotels, retail, among others. 

Prior to joining Morgan & Morgan, Mr Vidal acquired his experience as an International Associate at White & Case, LLP, Miami, Florida, US, where he worked in the corporate law department reviewing mergers and acquisitions, finance, securities, among others.

In recent years, he has been very active assisting domestic and international clients such as General Electric, Grupo Codere, Inter-American Development Bank, Grupo Cirsa, International Finance Corporation, DEG (German Investment Corporation), FMO (Dutch Development Bank), Travelers Insurance, Lloyds Bank, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Norfund, Wells Fargo, OeEB (Development Bank of Austria), Proparco (French Development Agency), Hyatt International, Inc, HSBC, Panama Ports Company (a subsidiary of Hutchinson Ports Holdings), Bank of China, Credit Suisse, MB Lazard, UBS, The AES Corporation, among others.

Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500 recognised him as leading lawyer corporate and M&A lawyer.

Mr Vidal also collaborates with publications in the corporate and M&A sphere, and he is active in associations of law firms dealing in this sector. He is one of the lawyers responsible for the firm for managing the relationship with World Services Group, a worldwide organisation of more than 130 firms worldwide.

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