ARIFA has been leading Panama’s legal profession since 1914. The firm advises international financial institutions, multinationals and some of the largest domestic companies. Its practice spans 30 areas of law in 14 practice groups. ARIFA, long
recognised for structuring complex and innovative M&A, capital market and financial transactions, also has a strong offshore practice for which it has developed its own network of affiliated offices in London, Hong Kong, the British Virgin Islands, Uruguay
and Belize. The firm’s success lies in the quality of its lawyers, many educated at top law schools in the US and Europe or trained at law firms in New York. This background allows the firm’s lawyers to bridge legal and business nuances to find the best solutions.