José Antonio Sierra


Practice Experience
Through his professional career he has served in high-level said capacity, he stood in pro tempore as Vice Minister of Justice and Inland Government on several occasions, as well as serving as liaison between Panama and the United States for the exchange of information on money laundering crimes.  He also was Legal Advisor of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (1990 – 1991; Head of the Legal Department of the Ministry of Government and Justice (1992 – 1993); Legal Counselor to the Minister of Finance and Economy (1997 – 1999).

He has practiced law at a local firm (1993-1996) as well as in-house corporate law specialist for a well-know multinational firm with diversified real estate holdings and international trade interest (1999-2008).

Publications
Political Rights within the Republic of Panama Political Constitution.

Education

  • Santa Maria la Antigua University, Panama (LL.B., 1991).

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English