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Alcogal appoints new partners

 
 
 
 
 

Jaime Castillo

Eduardo Gómez


Alcogal is pleased to announce the designation of Mr. Jaime Castillo and Mr. Eduardo Gómez as new partners of the firm.

Mr. Jaime Castillo holds a Bachelor of Law and Political Sciences from Universidad de Panamá (1999, Sigma Lambda) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Louisville, Panama City, Republic of Panama (2005). He has been part of the Alcogal team since 2004, focusing on energy and natural resources, antitrust, telecommunications, and mining.

Mr. Eduardo Gómez has been part of the Alcogal team since 2002 and has a Bachelor of Law and Political Sciences from Universidad de Panamá (2005). He specializes in the areas of litigation and arbitration, energy and natural resources, and telecommunications.

These designations contribute to the growth and development dynamics of the firm and fortifies our commitment to offer our clients excellent legal services with fast and efficient solutions, while maintaining the highest ethical and professional standards.

 

Alcogal is ranked among the world´s leading firms

 

Alcogal appears once again in The Chambers Global Guide 2018 ranking of leading firms, published annually by Chambers and Partners.

We feel honored and grateful to have been included again among the best firms worldwide. We remain committed to making continuous improvements to our services and maintaining our position as a market leader.

 

 

Alcogal sponsors the ICC PANARB 2018 conference

Alcogal participated as a sponsor of the ICC Conference of the International Court of Arbitration in Panama, which took place from January 29 to 30 at the Miramar Intercontinental Hotel. This 4th edition "How to achieve effectiveness in arbitration?: Sharing the experiences of the ICC", included as part of the panel,  Jorge Federico Lee, Member of the ICC Court and partner of the firm. By participating in this panel Alcogal confirms its leadership position in this field.

 

Alcogal advised Alternegy, S.A. with the issuance of its first bond offering in the amount of US$320 million

Alcogal advised Alternegy, S.A., in connection with the issuance of its first debt offer and the registration with the Superintendence of Capital Markets, of the corporate bonds being issued by Banco General, S.A. and Banistmo, S.A. This is one of the year’s largest bond issuances for a corporate issuer in the Panamanian capital market. The issuance consisted of both local and international guarantees, the latter specifically consisting of assets located in the Republic of Costa Rica.

The transaction closed in December 2017.

Partner Arturo Gerbaud, along with associate Rafael Marquínez, were in charge of this transaction.

 

 

Alcogal represented Global Bank Corporation in a US$550 million bond offering registration and listing for their sale in the secondary market

Alcogal represented Global Bank Corporation in the registration with the Superintendence of Capital Markets of Panama of US$550 million 144A/Reg S bond offering initially listed in the Luxembourg Stock Exchange for their sale in the secondary market.

The transaction closed in June 2017.

Partner Arturo Gerbaud, along with associate Rafael Marquínez, were in charge of this transaction.

 

 

Company History

ALEMAN, CORDERO, GALINDO & LEE was established in 1985 and has quickly become one of Panama's leading law firms in the offshore area as well as in banking law and in representing large corporations doing business in the country. The firm's offshore practice is supported by its offices in the Bahamas, Belize, British Virgin Islands, Dubai, Geneva, Hong Kong Continue reading ...

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