Héctor E. Infante Jr.

T +(507) 322-2121

E hinfante@ipal.com.pa

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PRACTICE AREAS

Corporate and Commercial Law

Mergers and Acquisitions

Banking Law

Regulatory Law, Energy and Telecommunications

Trust Law

Arbitration and Civil Procedural Law

Hector Infante Jr. specializes in corporate and fiduciary law. He represents local and foreign companies from several industries, multinational corporations, family offices and individual investors. These clients tend to seek for his legal counsel mainly in foreign direct investment matters, in the drafting and negotiation of local and international financial agreements, Mergers and Acquisitions, as well Trust related matters.   
 
Advising clients on litigation and arbitration proceedings is something he does frequently, having handled several high profile cases throughout his career, while working closely with the dispute resolution department of the firm.


Hector is recognized by his peers for putting himself in the client's shoes, being proactive and finding innovative and effective solutions in complex business transactions.

 EDUCATION

  • Santa Maria La Antigua Catholic University, Faculty of Law and Political Sciences (Bachelor of Law and Political Science, graduated with honors, Panama, 2011).

  • George Washington University, School of Law (Master of Business and Finance, LLM, Washington D.C., US.A, May 2012).

  • Harvard Law School - Accelerated Leadership in Law Firms.

  • Incae Business School, Alajuela, Costa Rica (Business Administration Certificate for Lawyers, August 2013).

  • Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina (University Exchange Program).

  • Estudios superiores en Administración Fiduciaria, Instituto Bancario Internacional - Asociación Bancaria de Panamá (2015).

  • Columbia Business School (Executive Education) - Wealth Planning

  • Universidad de los Andes - Diplomado en Finanzas

MEMBERSHIPS

  • National Bar Association

  • International Bar Association (IBA)

  • Asociación Fiduciaria de Panamá

 

LANGUAGES

  • Spanish

  • English