The Firm

Coronell, Lam & Asociados

We provide in an efficient manner a wide range of legal services allowing us to offer effective counseling in legal subjects such as: organization of corporations and foundations, legal procedures and transaction keys at the Colon Free Zone, transaction keys to operate in the special free port system of Colon, administrative procedures, mercantile agreements, registration of trademarks, patents, copyrights and others of the industrial property, successions, wills, real properties, civil lawsuits, family proceedings, immigration, labor and tax proceedings; criminal proceedings in the inquisitorial system and the accusatory penal system.

PRACTICE AREAS

Our law firm, located in the Atlantic side of the Panama Canal, was established in 1968 in the City of Colon.  In this area you can find the largest port facilities of the country and the Colon Free Zone.  Also operating in this area is the Special Economic System of the Colon Free Zone, wherein purchase of allowed goods are exempted from entry and sales taxes.

One of the main purposes of the law firm is to offer a fast and efficient service to companies and individuals.

The international business developed in the area has allowed us to establish a network of correspondents.  For more than thirty (30) years and throughout this network, we maintain permanent contact with colleagues around the globe and with their partnership, we offer a fast and efficient legal cooperation abroad, providing a broad variety of services according to what is required.

These activities have contributed to the development of an Industrial Property Department in our firm, offering our services in the registration and protection of patents, industrial designs, trademarks, copyrights and border security measures applied by the Customs Department.

In order to facilitate compliance with the new legislation on money laundering, we have established a new Compliance Department offering counseling services to companies for the implementation of prevention plans for this crime.

We have broad experience in criminal proceedings, offering our professional services as defender, plaintiff as well as being facilitators of alternative methods for conflict resolution.

In the area of family, children and adolescents, our personnel are qualified in subjects such as settlement of economic schemes for marriage, divorce, judicial and/or administrative recognition, custody and visit regulations, alimony, suspension of parental authority, guardianship, adoptions and protection of children and adolescents.