Mr. Jorge Alberto Rosas

Jorge Alberto Rosas joined the firm in 1995 and became a Partner in 2004.

Mr. Rosas is the Head of the firm´s Shipping Practice Group and Head of the firm´s Labor and Immigration Practice Group. His practice focuses on shipping matters, labor and employment, immigration and government concessions and permits.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Rosas worked in Mariano Castillo & Associates, in California, U.S.A. Mr. Rosas also worked as Head of Legal Department of The Directorate General of Consular and Shipping Affairs (1991-1994) and as Chief of Legal Counsel of the Ministry of Finance and Treasury (1994-1995). Mr. Rosas is also member of the Panamanian Maritime Law Association.


Education:

- LL.M. in Admiralty, Tulane University School Law, Louisiana, United States, 1989.
- Bachelor in Laws, Santa Maria La Antigua University, Republic of Panama, 1988.


Boards and Leadership Positions:

- Member of the Congress, National Assembly of the Republic of Panama (1999 - 2004), (2009 – present).


Bar Admission:

- Panama, 1988.


Languages:

- Spanish
- English