José Carrizo joined Morgan & Morgan since 2003 and is currently a partner in the litigation and dispute resolution department. Mr Carrizo emphasises in complex matters related to civil, criminal, administrative, commercial, banking and insurance litigation.
His experience covers all kinds of litigation proceedings contemplated in Panamanian law before the different jurisdictional organs of the Republic of Panama including civil, administrative and criminal courts. Furthermore, Mr Carrizo has ample experience in both domestic and international arbitration processes.
His client portfolio includes well-known private companies, banking and financial entities, and multinational corporations who carry out operations in Panama.
Mr Carrizo has been recommended as a leading individual in Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500 in the area of dispute resolution.
He is also involved in pro bono activities, as he assists regularly in legal open houses organised by the firm in very low-income communities to provide free legal orientation on subjects such as family law, domestic violence, labour law, immigration and litigation, among others.
Mr Carrizo graduated in 1996 from Universidad Santa María La Antigua in law and political science. In 2003, he completed his master’s degree at Universidad Externado de Colombia, specialising in civil liability.
WWL says: Carrizo impresses with his “sound judgement”
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