Kharla Aizpurua Olmos is a Partner at Morgan & Morgan and works in the Corporate Law Department since 2008.
Mrs. Aizpurua Olmos mainly advises clients in domestic and cross-border financing transactions. She has been involved on matters pertaining to syndicated lending, project finance, securitization and public offerings.
Prior to joining Morgan & Morgan, Mrs. Aizpurua Olmos earned her experience as an associate in the Corporate Law Department of Garrigues, Tax and Legal Advisers in Madrid-Spain, focusing on corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance, project finance and securities matters.
Mrs. Aizpurua Olmos is also committed with pro bono activities of the firm. She regularly participates as volunteer in the Legal Open Houses organized by the firm in very low-income communities. Furthermore, she played a key role in the team responsible for drafting the bill to organize national volunteering in the Republic of Panama, and serves as counsellor to different Panamanian NGOs.
Mrs. Aizpurua Olmos obtained an LL.B. from Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain and a LL.M. from the Cornell Law School, University of Cornell, Ithaca, New York, USA. She has also completed a course in Business Management of NGOs from the University of Louisville in Panama and obtained a certification in Financial Skills for Practice and Management from the INIDEM Business School.
Mrs. Aizpurua Olmos is a member of the National Bar Association of Panama. In addition, she is an affiliate of WIP Panama, Panamanian chapter of Women in the Profession Program of the Cyrus R. Vance Center for International Justice of the New York Bar Association.
She is fluently in Spanish and English and has intermediate knowledge of French and basic German.
Mrs. Aizpurua Olmos is admitted to practice law in the Republic of Panama.