Rodrigo Ibarra

Partner, Nicaragua


  • Rodrigo has advised a wide range of national and international companies engaged in power generation, hydrocarbons, telecommunications, banking and finance, industrial and commercial sector in general, as well as in trade, agro-business and touristic services. He has also worked on several complex transactions that have involved multi-jurisdictional and multidisciplinary teams, for the structuring and/or acquisition of diverse companies and/or project financing of power generation companies and companies in other sectors. Rodrigo has provided support at the offices of the firm in Panama City in several opportunities. 


  • Diploma in Management and Leadership, Keyser University, Nicaragua (2020)
  • Diploma in Business Administration for Lawyers, INCAE Business School, Costa Rica and Nicaragua (2015)
  • Master degree in Globalization Law, Universidad de Navarra, Spain (2012)
  • Grade in Law and post-graduate studies in Corporate Law, Universidad Americana, Nicaragua (2009)

  • Fundacion Carolina scholar (2011-2012)
  • Listed as Rising Star by The Legal 500
  • Ranked as Rising Star by the legal directory IFLR1000


  • International Bar Association (IBA)

His role in the community

  • Chairman of the Board of Junior Achievement Nicaragua (2016-2018)
  • Member of the Youth Council at the Superior Council of the Private Sector (COSEP for its Spanish name) (2017-2018)
  • Member of the board of directors of Instituto Nicaragüense de Desarrollo (INDE) (2019 - to date)
  • Member of the board of directors of INDE Educredito (2020- to date)
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the microfinance entity "FINDE" (2021 to date)
  • Also, he provides probono work to these organizations including legal advice on corporate governance, regulatory aspects and contractual matters. Likewise, he participates in webinars and advice to beneficiaries of these organizations.

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