With respect to Immigration, the Firm has an extensive practice, rendering continuous services to known international and domestic corporations in all areas of this field. The Firm assists its clients in establishing the proper immigration structure for their business operations and establishment in the country and in the legalization of their Executives and employees immigration status, as well as in obtaining different types of Visas (work visa, temporary visitors visa, investment visa, forest investment visa, retirees and pensioned visas, among others). The Firm assists its clients in the preparation of documents to obtain a temporary, permanent or residence status and their respective work permits. In order to render a full service, the Firm has an strategic alliance with a well known international relocation agency with presence in Panama which enables the firm to assist the client in housing, automobiles, schools and other matters related to their relocation and residency in the country.
In labor matters, the Firm services include legal counseling in the operation of the business, work permits for foreign clients, negotiation and preparation of labor agreements, collective bargaining agreements, preparation of internal work regulations and litigation, among others. We work closely with the human resources department of the client to assist them in the various issues that arise with company employees or personnel as well as issues with the social security system.