Local Partner

Elvira Mendez St & Calle 50

Edificio El Ejecutivo, 2do. Piso

Panama Apdo. 0816-02290

+1 877-247-9277

Jaime Jácome de la Guardia

Jaime received his juris doctor degree from the University of Panama in 1984 and is admitted to practice law before the Panamanian Supreme Court of Justice, license #1175.

He has significant experience in commercial, civil, administrative, judicial, and maritime law and has participated as a speaker in international and national courses and seminars on topics related to business, government and law.

In the public service, he served as Chief Legal Counsel in the Presidency of Panama, Deputy Minister of the Presidency, Deputy Judge of the National Supreme Court, Chief of the National Judicial Investigations Police, and ambassador in multiple summits and international missions representing the Republic of Panama.


  • University of Panama, J.D.


  • Panama
  • Supreme Court of Justice
  • Colegio Nacional de Abogados

Areas of Practice

  • Business & Finance Transactions
  • Financial Institutions & OFAC
  • Fraud & Asset Recovery
  • International Government Relations
  • Litigation, Arbitration & Mediation
  • Regulatory Compliance

Professional Leadership

  • Colegio Nacional de Abogados
  • Club Activo 20-30
  • Fundación Pro-impedidos
  • Fundación Portobelo