Mr Jose Luis Sosa > Galindo, Arias & López > Panama, Panama > Lawyer Profile

Galindo, Arias & López
SCOTIA PLAZA, 11TH FLOOR
FREDERICO BOYD AVE AND 51ST STREET
PANAMA
Panama

Work Department

Corporate, M&A, Project Finance, Tax, Capital Markets

Position

Partner. Mr. Sosa focuses his practice on commercial law, corporate law, project finance, and tax law, with emphasis on domestic and international business transactions, merger and acquisition transactions.

Career

Jose Luis Sosa has focused his career on commercial law, corporate law, and project finance, emphasis on merger and acquisition transactions.

He provides legal counsel and representation to multinational and national corporations in the financial, telecommunications, and industrial sectors. He has participated in important M&A deals for national and foreign banks and corporations.

He has been part of the team advising the Panama Canal Authority on all legal issues derived from the Panama Canal Expansion Project.

Languages

English, Spanish, French, and Japanese

Memberships

IBA, New York Bar Association

Education

Georgetown University Law Center (LL.M in Securities and Financial Regulation, 2008); University of Santa Maria La Antigua (Bachelor of Law and Political Sciences, Magna Cum Laude, 2007); Catholic University of Argentina, Buenos Aires (Exchange Program for Law Students, 2005).

Lawyer Rankings

Panama > Corporate and M&A

(Next Generation Partners)

Jose Luis SosaGalindo, Arias & López

The ‘market-leading‘ team at Galindo, Arias & López has extensive experience in M&A transactions, including in the telecoms, retail and food industries, often with a multi-jurisdictional element. It also advises on corporate finance, restructuring, joint ventures and capital markets transactions. The team’s client base includes international companies and leading domestic players. Diego Herrera, who is particularly experienced in corporate finance, leads the practice jointly with Ramón Arias, who is noted for his expertise in the energy, aviation and finance sectors. The team was also strengthened at the partnership level by the promotions of the ‘excellentJose Luis Sosa and Beatriz Cabal, who ‘has a lot of expertise in corporate transactions and restructurings‘, in January 2020.