EY Law is an international law firm, affiliated to the EY global firm with offices in 150 countries around the world and more than 250.000 professionals. In the Central America region, the firm has more than 1.300 employees, with more than 100 lawyers and offices in Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama and Nicaragua.
The firm is acknowledged for its pre-eminent trajectory, forward thinking and innovation, based on the highest ethical and professional standard and represents important multinational and regional clients, including numerous Fortune 500 companies,which grant the firm the gold standard for high-end legal advice. In the last 12 months, EY Law has reinforced its presence in the Panama legal market by recruiting talent to strengthen its offer in corporate law, labor and immigration, compliance and corporate governance, data protection, real estate and hospitality and financial services. Together with the multidisciplinary capabilities of the other service lines, EY Law presents a unique offer that puts the legal services offering at an unparallel level for the benefit of our clients.
Alemán, Cordero, Galindo & Lee was established in 1985 and is one of Panama’s leading law firms in the banking, finance, and corporate M&A areas as well as in the representation of large corporations doing business in the country. The offshore practice is supported by offices in the British Virgin Islands, Belize, the Bahamas, Uruguay, and also by a strong network of correspondents throughout Europe, Asia, the US and Latin America. In its local practice, the banking department is one of the firm’s main areas of strength. It provides services to most of the large banks established in the country and also represents several foreign banks that have recently applied for a banking license and have started operations in Panama. The firm also provides legal advice to a large number of companies from various industries, ranging from the largest telecommunication company in the country to companies engaged in port activities, software production, transportation (airlines, railroad and shipping), electric distribution, construction, manufacturing, petroleum distribution, pharmaceutical distribution, retail sales, among others.
Alcogal is also very experienced in dealing with international clients. It has handled many complex and cross-border financial transactions as well as large scale M&A transactions and public tenders. It is a full service law firm with a dedicated team of attorneys focused on providing timely and efficient advice across all industries.
Since 1959, we have provided legal services from our five offices located in Panama, Switzerland, British Virgin Islands, Belize and Seychelles, to an ever growing clientele who has found in Quijano & Associates a top ranking efficiency, trustworthiness and confidentiality firm with 60 years of experience.
Arias Panama has been continuously and successfully growing since its opening in a highly competitive market. The Panamanian partners are well known and respected for their solid experience keeping the office in a great deal of complex cross border transactions with high levels of sophistication. The legal team demonstrates on a daily basis their ability to adapt to new environments and new legal trends, as requested by fintech clients.