Francisco Arias G joined Morgan & Morgan, as a partner in 2007.
He has over 20 years of legal experience, first in New York as an associate at Kronish, Lieb, Weiner & Hellman (today Cooley Kronish); and then in Panama as an associate and then a partner of Arias, Fábrega & Fábrega.
He regularly advises clients in connection with the sale and purchase of businesses as well as joint ventures. During recent years, he has participated in transactions in several industries, including electricity generation, insurance, construction, real estate, hospitality, banking related services, shrimp farms, restaurants, retail, printing and editing, and non-alcoholic beverages, some with cross-border components.
Furthermore, he has consolidated himself as a leading project finance lawyer in Panama, participating in the country’s most important transactions representing institutions involved in the principal projects in Panama such as the Panama Canal Expansion project.
Chambers and Partners, IFLR 1000, Latin Lawyer and The Legal 500 have recognised Mr Arias as a leading lawyer in banking and finance, corporate and M&A, capital markets and government contracts.