About this office:
Morgan & Morgan regularly assist local and foreign corporations, from several industries, in important investments in Panama and the region. Among the high-profile infrastructure projects in Panama, other than the Panama Canal expansion project, where the firm has been involved as financing and development counsel are the construction of the largest hydroelectric power station (Changinola I), the biggest cooper mining project (Cobre de Panama, a US$6 Billion copper mining project), a new, modern and fast public transport system for Panama City (Metrobus), the Ciudad de las Artes (a new and modern culture city in Panama City) and the Ciudad Hospitalaria (a new and modern medical/health care city to the North of Panama City). Given the experience and breadth of our team we are uniquely positioned among Panamanian law firms to handle all aspects of these challenging projects.
Our fully licensed law offices, associated firms and strategic alliances with the most important professional networks such as Terralex , World Services Group , American Law Firm Association , International Network of Boutique Law Firms, among others; allows us to give an effective and dynamic answer to the needs of our clients worldwide within the industry´s best international standards.
Statement of Practice Summary:
Admiralty and Maritime Law; Ship Registration; Intellectual Property; Immigration Law; Trusts and Estates; Estate Planning; Corporate Law; Commercial Law; Mergers and Acquisitions; Labor and Employment; Litigation; Taxation; Insurance; Reinsurance; Finance; Government Contracts; Public Bidding; Criminal Law; Energy; Mining Law; Regulatory Law; Ship Finance; Antitrust and Trade Regulation; Environmental Law; Project Finance.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
Investment Funds in Panama
Ricardo Arias, July 17, 2014
Due to its geographical position, political stability and characteristics of its economy, such as its territoriality principle, Panama has become one of the most important worldwide jurisdictions for foreign investors to carry out their business activities. In this article you will significant...
The Republic of Panama: A Hub for Multinationals
Carlos Ernesto González Ramírez, July 17, 2014
What has made corporate stalwarts such as Maersk (shipping), Proctor & Gamble (consumer goods), LG (electronics), Caterpillar (construction equipment), CEMEX (construction materials) , Nike (sports equipment and apparel) and Heineken (breweries), just to name a few, choose to establish their...
Year Established: 1923
AES Panamá; S.A.; Acerta Compañía de Seguros; American Airlines; Inc.; Andean Development Corporation (CAF); APL; Aseguradora Ancón; Assa Compañía de Seguros; S.A.; Assicurazioni Generali; S.P.A.; Austrobank Overseas (Panamá); S.A.; Banco Panamá; S.A.; Banesco Internacional (Panamá); S.A.; BBVA; Bank of China; Bank Hapoalim B.M.; BSI Panamá; Biwater International Ltd. (Panamá); Canon de Panamá; S.A.; Caterpillar Financial Services; CH2M HILL; Citibank Panama; CMA GGM; Corporación Andina de Fomento (CAF); Cosco Panama Maritime; Credit Suisse (Panamá); Credit Suisse (Switzerland); Credit Suisse (USA); Dredging International; Dresdner Bank Lateinamerika AG; Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.; Global Bank Corporation; HSBC Bank (Panamá); HSBC Investment Corporation (Panamá); HSBC Bank U.S.A.; HSBC Leasing; HSBC Securities (Panamá); S.A.; HSBC Seguros; Inter American Development Bank (IDB); International Finance Corporation; Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC); La Hipotecaria; S.A.; Maersk Panamá; S.A.; MAPFRE; Minera Panamá; S.A.; Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co. Ltd.; MMG Bank Corp.; Panama Ports Company (Hutchinson Whampoa); Panamericana de Seguros; S.A.; Phillips Caribbean Panamá; Inc.; Seguros BBA Corp.; Seguros Constitución; C.A.; Seguros Ducruet; Standard Bank; Telefonica Móviles Panamá; S.A.; The European Investment Bank (EIB); Thomas Miller Insurance Services; U.S. State Department; Unibank; Valor de Centroamérica; Veneto Hotel & Casino; S.A.; ENA Norte; ENA; MEF; Panama Canal.
Languages: Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Chinese and Portuguese.
All of our attorneys ar members of the National Bar of Association of Panama and two are members of the New York State Bar Association.