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Morgan & Morgan

Work Department

Litigation and Dispute Resolution


David A. Ramos Alvarez has been part of the firm since 2018 and is currently an Associate in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department of Morgan & Morgan. Mr. Ramos is frequently involved in complex national and international litigation and arbitration matters, especially in the fields of insurance, banking, trust, consumer protection, civil and administrative liability, torts law and constitutional proceedings.

Mr. Ramos also specializes in academic and legal investigation of both national and international doctrine and caselaw studies. Furthermore, Mr. Ramos has advised in matters involving International and Comparative Law, especially in International Instruments of Human Rights (such as Convencion Interamericana de Derechos Humanos) and International Criminal Law (such as the Rome Statute and the Geneva Convention).

Mr. Ramos has authored several academic publications such as “Analisis juridico-practico del acto medico y actos conexos a la prestación de servicios médicos, en el derecho privado y derecho publico”; and “Supranacionalismo: El Leviatán que Hobbes no observó”, and others.

He also serves in Pro Bono matters and human rights investigations.

Mr. Ramos obtained a Bachelor of Law and Political Sciences (Summa Cum Laude) from the School of Law of Universidad Santa Maria La Antigua in Panama (2020) and is currently undertaking an LL.M. Degree in Medical Law in Universidad Externado de Colombia.

Mr. Ramos Alvarez is admitted to practice law in the Republic of Panama.

Lawyer Rankings

Panama > Dispute resolution

The ‘excellent‘ dispute resolution team at Morgan & Morgan attracts strong praise for its ‘in-depth local knowledge‘ and ‘superior‘ client service, with a broad practice encompassing civil, commercial, administrative and criminal litigation, as well as high-profile arbitration. The firm has a formidable record in cases before the Supreme Court, particularly contentious-administrative proceedings on behalf of major clients in the energy, mining, ports and telecoms industries, and has also seen a notable uptick in international commercial and investment arbitration mandates. Jose Carrizo, who has a wealth of experience across the full spectrum of commercial and corporate litigation, leads the practice with Luis Vallarino, a go-to specialist in disputes relating to government contracts and regulatory law. Other fixtures in the sizeable senior team are Omar Rodriguez, who heads the criminal law practice; Rodrigo Arias, a noted expert in debt recovery actions; and up-and-coming partner Mayte Sánchez González, whose wide-ranging expertise takes in commercial and corporate litigation, and local and international arbitration. The talented line-up of associates includes Orlando Tejeira, a key figure in disputes in the energy, mining, telecoms and ports sectors; Alejandro Chevalier, who is dual qualified in New York and Panama, and stands out for his strength in international arbitration; and David Ramos.