Juan Carlos




Practice Areas

Dispute Resolution

Practice and Profesional Career

Juan Carlos Alvizúrez is an Associate of Legalsa, where he works in the Dispute Resolution practice. Juan Carlos specializes in white-collar and business crime defense, investigations, filing of criminal complaints and aid to prosecutors,  primarily involving allegations of financial fraud, cybercrime, money laundering, violation of intellectual property rights, tax evasion, environmental violations or felony non-compliance in highly-regulated sectors such as banking and telecommunications. His work is often in support of larger complex civil, administrative or commercial disputes, and includes all instances of appeal, including writs of Amparo and actions of unconstitutionality.

Over his 12 years of professional experience, Juan Carlos has represented leading national and multinational telecommunication companies, banks, commercial companies and agro-industrial holdings.


  • JD, Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala
  • Postgraduate certification in Strategic Criminal Litigation within the Framework of an Adversarial System, Latin American Bar Association (USA)
  • Master’s Degree in International Relations, Universidad Francisco Marroquín


  • Guatemalan Bar Association

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