Francisco González-Ruiz A.

Francisco González-Ruiz A.

Of Counsel
Areas of Practice:
Administrative Law; Company Formation and Management;Contracts; Corporate Law; Intellectual Property; Panama Private Interest Foundations.
+507 205-6037


Born in the Republic of Panama on November 12th, 1948.


Spanish, English and French.

Hobbies and Activities

Photography, baseball and bullfighting.

Academic Instruction

  • Bachelor of Law and Political Sciences, University of Panama, 1975. Thesis: “Organization of a Panama Corporation” (Publication recommended by the grading jury).
  • License Certificate: 1975


  • ICAZA, GONZÁLEZ-RUIZ & ALEMÁN, Partner, since 1987.
  • He participated in the discussion and drafting of a Draft of Bill by which, the rules of the Judicial Code oral proceedings, judgments concerning Industrial Property were submitted to discussion, and provisions of said Code were modified.
  • He participated in the drafting and discussion of a Draft of Bill on Industrial Property, which was approved by the Legislature Assembly (Law 35 of May 10th, 1996).


  • Panama Bar Association and Panamanian Association of Intellectual Property Law (APADEPI).

Awards and Recognitions

  • IFLR 1000 (Financial and Corporate Law).