Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega has advised clients in connection with issues affecting corporations, directors, officers and shareholders, since 1927, when one of the founding partners of the firm participated in the drafting of Panama's General Corporation Law.
ARIFA's practice extends both to publicly-held corporations as well as privately-held companies. The firm represents locally owned companies and Panamanian subsidiaries of foreign corporations.
The firm has presented, or represents, several Panamanian companies that have been, or are, listed on the NYSE, including, Syntex Corporation, Panamerican Beverages, Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, Carnival Corporation and Willbross Corporation.
Azucarera Nacional, Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, Corporación Medcom, ChevronTexaco, Grupo Mundial, Grupo Ricardo Pérez, McDermott International, MHC Holdings, Tropigas, UBS, Varela Hermanos and Willbros Corporation.
OUR CLIENTS SAY
The team is incredibly experienced in the M&A area. The lawyers provide excellent legal counsel, are always very proactive and seek to protect the transaction.
Chambers LatAm 2017
We have been highly impressed with the lawyers' knowledge of Panamanian corporate law, as well as their responsiveness and practicality
Chambers LatAm 2018
Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega is an excellent law firm, and its lawyers are available, responsible and helpful
Chambers LatAm 2018
ARIFA’s corporate offering is top notch, with an exceptional reputation for cross-border transactions.
Latin Lawyer 250, 2019
They offer a very high standard of service, handling everything in a highly professional manner. They are our go-to lawyers for transactions.
Chambers Latin America, 2019
This is a great and experienced team with very good lawyers and an aggressive approach; we respect them a lot. Hey definitely present big competition in this area.
Chambers LatAm 2016
Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega has an extremely experienced and well-regarded commercial practice.