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Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Panama
Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Panama

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Panama

23 March 2018

The impact of the Panama Papers continues to be felt in the country’s legal community. The leak from law firm Mossack Fonseca in 2016 shone a light on the role the country’s professional services industry plays in helping the world’s rich and powerful reduce their tax bills. Since then, Panama has been on a mission to clear its name. A decision by the EU in 2017 to remove the jurisdiction from its blacklist of tax havens will have gone some way to vindicating these efforts.