Ship Finance and Registration
Mario Virzi is an Associate at Morgan & Morgan and serves in the Ship Finance and Registration Practice Group since 2015.
Mr. Virzi focuses his practice representing ship owners, charterers and leading financial institutions on all types of registration schemes under Panamanian flag and ship finance structures including ship mortgages and pledge of shares of Panama ship owning companies.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Virzi worked at local firms where he obtained experience in corporate services, trusts, private foundations and compliance matters. He also served in the public sector as an attorney in the Maritime Authority of Panama.
Mr. Virzi is also involved in pro bono activities at the firm regularly assisting to Legal Open Houses organized by the firm in low-income communities.
Mr. Virzi obtained an LL.B. from the School of Law of the Universidad Santa Maria La Antigua in Panama (2007); a Master in Port Management and Intermodal Transport from the Universidad Pontificia Comillas Madrid y Valenciaport in Spain (2009); and a Master en Maritime Law from the Universidad Santa Maria La Antigua in Panama (2014).
Mr. Virzi is admitted to practice law in the Republic of Panama.