Morgan & Morgan has vast experience in all topics related to regulatory laws in Panama. Our lawyers have actively participated in all the different aspects of this branch of the law, including drafting legislation, representing clients successfully in contentious administrative lawsuits initiated by state institutions, and securing applicable government licenses, permits and authorizations for our clients.
We regularly provide our clients with advice on regulatory matters in Panama and other countries in the region. Our practice covers a wide scale of regulated activities and areas such as electricity, telecommunications, environmental issues, water services, consumer protection, aviation and air transport, port concessions, mining, and free zones, among many others. Our firm has served as legal counsel in many of the most significant business transactions carried out in the Republic of Panama and Central America in recent years.
Our areas of expertise with respect to energy includes the regulation of the production and delivery of electric energy, the development of hydroelectric projects and representing the interests of utility generators and service companies in judicial and administrative processes.
Our area of technical knowledge and expertise with respect to telecommunications includes providing counsel to service and infrastructure providers on all legal and regulatory aspects related to their business, including obtaining authorizations for installing submarine cables.