Partners

Yasushi Kogure

Partner for APAC

Worked at a leading consulting firm on environment protection projects, major manufacturer as legal advisor on M&A, JV projects, media company as business developer for Asia and online start-up as regional manager for Japan and Asia. Involved with several start-ups in Japan and overseas. LLB, Master of Internaional Business and Economics, MBA

Languages:
English, Japanese, German and Mandarin

Ivan Lau

Partner for Central America

Admitted:
1999, Panama

Education:
University Santa Maria La Antigua (LLB of Law and Political Science, Panama), University of Franklin Pierce Law Center (LLM Master of Law in Intellectual Property, United States of America ), Harvard University P. I. L. Program of Instruction for Lawyers (Negotiation and Mediation workshops), University of Franklin Pierce Law Center (Postgraduate studies in Advances Licensing and Entertainment Law), World Intellectual Property Organization, WIPO Worldwide Academy (WIPO Summer School of Intellectual Property, Geneva, Switzerland), University Complutense of Madrid (LLM in Public Administration, Spain), University Complutense of Madrid (Postgraduate Studies in International Business Law. Spain.)

Founder and Partner of Grupo Lau and LAU & LAU Attorneys at Law assisting numerous clients in Latin America

Academic Activities:
Professor in Master Degrees programs

Languages:
Spanish and English

Enrique Lau

Partner for Central America

Admitted:
2005, Panama

Education:
University Santa Maria La Antigua (LLB of Law and Political Science, Panama) University Latinoamericana de Ciencias y Tecnologia (Bachelor in Banking and Finance, Cum Laude. University of Panama (Postgraduate studies in Health Economy and Management of Medical Services) The Pennsylvania State University (LLM in corporate law), USA, Harvard University Program on Negotiation (PON), MA, USA, University of Salamanca (PhD candidate) “Principle and Bases for the Modernization of the Patrimonial Law (Spain), Master in Economy and International Commerce (MIBE) by the University of Hamburg (Germany), Master of Business Administration (MBA) by the Fudan University(China)

Member:
Panama Bar Association, and the Panama City Fire Department

Practice Areas:
Business consulting, Contracts, Goverment Permits, Financial Advice, Accounting and Banking Law. He was the Financial Manager for Tommy Hilfiger in Latin America and the Caribbean

Languages:
Spanish and English

Message from Partner Ivan Lau for Central America

The global economy is all related. With the development of the current technology different markets and jurisdictions are only a click away. Our company is sensitive to our clients’ needs, a multidisciplinary team that will allow in a single stop draft the best scenarios that will boost the marginal benefits; we are your local partner for your global transactions