Dr. Juan Francisco Pardini is the President and CEO of Pardini & Asociados and the Business Panama Group.
Dr. Pardini specializes in corporate, transactional, aviation, mining, Petroleum, private wealth and foreign investments in general.
Dr. Pardini is a former President of American Chamber of Commerce of Panama; former President of the Panama-Canada Chamber of Commerce; former Chairman & CEO of the Council for Investment & Development of Panama; former President of the Inter-American Council for Commerce & Trade (CiCyP); co-founder of the US-Panama Business Council; and co-founder of the Japan-Panama Friendship Association.
Parallel to his professional practice, from 2001-2004, he was officially Extraordinary Ambassador in Special Mission for Free Trade Matters of the Republic of Panama.
He also devotes time as a member of the Board of Directors of several Panamanian and multinational corporations.
Pardini & Asociados is an international law firm with head quarters in Panama with 40 years of tradition advising foreign clients and corporations of all sizes. The firm has offices in Panama.
The firm was founded in 1982 in Panama with an original practice in Corporate law, Commercial law, Trust law, and Maritime law, which still continues today.
Since then, Pardini & Asociados has been at the forefront of many innovative legal developments and during the past 20 years, the law firm has developed a highly specialized practice in Foreign Investments in Panama mainly in areas such as: Aviation, Antitrust, Trade & Competition, Banking & Securities, Commercial, Corporate & Transactional, Energy, Foreign Investments, Hotels, Resorts & Casinos, Immigration & Residence, Infrastructure & Construction, Insurance & Reinsurance, Employment, Litigation & Arbitration, Maritime and Admiralty Law, Mining, Petroleum & Natural Resources, Telecommunications & Information Technology, Wealth, Fiduciary & Corporate Services and Latin American Practice.
During the last years, Pardini & Asociados acted and assisted clients in different and important projects such as container port acquisition, electricity generation, mining joint venture, airport privatization, merger of oil companies, island resort hotel & marina, real estate development, airline acquisition, information technology, water and infrastructure projects.
We also have assisted individual investors and medium size companies in matters of ranging from individual investors purchasing properties and helping those clients with their corporate, immigration and other issues, to medium size groups setting up a call center in Panama and small companies looking at contract bids with Panama Canal.