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Name: Michelle O. de de la Guardia
Country: Panama
Expertise: Administrative Law

Telephone: +507 205-6012
Fax: +507 269-4891
Email: [email protected]

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Professional Biography:

Born in the Republic of Panama, September 10th, 1959.

Academic Instruction:

Bachelor of Law and Political Science, University Santa Maria La Antigua, Panama (Cum Laude, 1983). Thesis: “The Nationality of Corporations under Panamanian Law and in Comparative Law” (publication recommended by the grading jury).

License Certificate:

– 1983


ICAZA, GONZALEZ-RUIZ & ALEMAN, since 1983, partner of the firm since 1993.

Since 1991 has been legal counsel to multiple companies in the structuring and issuance of public offering of securities.


Panama Bar Association; Trustee of a Foundation for the promotion of Women. Women Corporate Directors, founding member of the Panamanian Chapter.

Awards & Recognition:

– Who´s Who Legal (Banking – Panama Chapter).


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Firm Overview:

ICAZA, GONZALEZ-RUIZ & ALEMAN was founded in 1920. Among the founders and partners of the firm can be encountered some of the pioneers who contributed to the creation of the legal structure of the country. Our firm has since been evolving and expanding alongside the international services centre of Panama, delivering services of the highest calibre to both international and domestic clients and enjoying an unrivalled reputation.