Patton Moreno & Asvat again Top Ranked by Chambers and Partners in 2020 Latin America

Chambers Latin America Guide recognized Patton Moreno Asvat

The 2020 edition of the Chambers Latin America Guide, the highly regarded legal profession ranking report, recognized us, once again as a “Top Ranked” law firm.  Patton Moreno & Asvat earned specific recognition in our main practice areas, including the market-leading Shipping Practice, which was ranked at the top of the Chambers scale in “Band 1”, as well as our partners Maria Teresa Diaz, Belisario Porras and Nadya Price recognized as ranked lawyers in Shipping.

In addition, our partners María de Lourdes Marengo and Khatiya Asvat were distinguished as notable practitioners in Corporate / M&A.

What the team is known for

  • Market-leading department regularly acting on a range of ship financing mandates, along with vessel registration and mortgages. Highly experienced at providing counsel on cross-border transactions. Also known to represent clients on contentious cases before the Panama Maritime Authority and the judicial courts. Advises clients from the banking and finance, oil and gas and infrastructure industries.
  • Shipping Strengths: “This is the best Panamanian shipping firm, which always delivers a quality service,” a client comments, adding: “I just think they are the best.”
  • Established practice handling restructurings and the acquisition of listed companies. Benefits from notable experience assisting an assortment of international clients with incorporations in Panama. Also offers expertise in the management of trusts and private interest foundations.
  • Corporate/M&A Strengths: One client attests that “the service is very good: the lawyers are corporate experts, attentive to detail and efficient.”

Patton Moreno & Asvat, the experienced guidance you can trust.