Estates and Private Clients

ARIAS, FABREGA & FABREGA's lawyers in the estates, trusts and foundations area are widely regarded as leaders in this field, and provide expert advice and personalized services to high net worth individuals.

We work with clients in Panama and around the world in all aspects of their personal and family affairs, including, estate planning; creation and administration of personal holding companies, foundations and trusts; structuring closely-held corporations; family offices; business transitions; personal tax planning; and charitable activities.

Lawyers in this area coordinate with experts in our Corporate Practice Group to set up companies, foundations and trusts in Panama, the British Virgin Islands, Belize and other jurisdictions to meet client needs, as well as with experts in our affiliate SWISSARIFA to provide trustee services to selected high net worth clients. We have developed a network of lawyers around the world with whom we work closely in creating the appropriate estate, tax and asset protection structures required by clients.

Our lawyers in the area of family law provide support to clients in subjects such as pre-nuptial agreements, marital property rights, forced heirship rules and spouse support, particularly in the context of estate and family planning.