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Ricardo Cambra La Duke

Founding & Managing Partner

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Headquarters | Panama

Samuel Lewis Ave. & 55 East St.

Building SL 55, 21st Floor

Panama City, Panama


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"Working with Ricardo is a pleasure. Very pro, he knows the job, everything is very secure.  Thank you again CLD and Ricardo Cambra La Duke."

Thomas | Hired Corporate Services

With over 20 years of experience, Ricardo Cambra is an expert in Corporate Structures, Private Interest Foundations, Tax & Estate Planning, Real Estate Investments, Asset Protection, Immigration, Foreign Investment, and Intellectual Property.


He frequently represents domestic and international companies, individuals, and families from multiple sectors, in the protection of their businesses and assets from legal risks, while investing, migrating, or growing their business in Panama.


Furthermore, Ricardo Cambra has extensive experience in a wide range of commercial concerns, including contract drafting and negotiation, corporate governance assistance, intellectual property, structuring and management of complex corporate structures and representing sellers and purchasers in multiple commercial transactions. He has also worked with litigation counsels to assist clients in effectively and promptly resolving a variety of commercial and family disputes.


From individuals looking for a second alternative to live or invest, to multinational personnel, international investors or migration advisors from abroad, Ricardo Cambra provides expert guidance on investment opportunities, visa processes, and the design of personalized solutions to ensure a smooth and prosperous transition to a new business and life in Panama.


  • LL. B.,  Santa Maria La Antigua University (Panama - 1998).

  • Superior studies in International Tax Law, Maastricht University (The Netherlands).

  • Multiple local and international seminars organized by International Legal Training (New York), International Tax Planning Association, International Bar Association, IBFD in Amsterdam, Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners and the American Bar Association, on international transactions, tax planning, due diligence, asset protection, among many others.



  • Spanish

  • English


  • Panama Bar Association

  • Association of European Attorneys (AEA)

  • International Bar Association (IBA)

  • International Tax Planning Association (ITPA)

  • International Fiscal Association (IFA)

  • International Trademark Association (INTA)

  • Investment Migration Council (IMC)

  • Trust & Estate Practitioner (TEP)


Speaker engagement and Publications:


Ricardo has been speaker in conferences on topics such as: “The Panama Private Interest Foundation: An Asset Protection Tool” (The Foundation of Interest Private: A Tool for Asset Protection); Assets Protection; Migration Opportunities in Panama; Special Economic Regimes in Panama; Regulatory Compliance and Tax Obligations and has published articles in well-known international publications.

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