Morgan & Morgan has a broad experience advising clients in the Panamanian energy market. The firm represents in a wide variety of transactional issues including regulatory, licensing, permits, environmental, contractual and compliance matters.
We take pride on our continuous advice to clients involved in the generation of energy, including our participation in all stages of the development of the largest hydro, wind, carbon, thermal and solar projects.
Our expert attorneys participated in various activities such as the legislation drafting , representing bidders for generation concessions and advising on regulatory matters before the regulatingentity for public services.
On environmental matters, our attorneys have acted as consultants to the National Environmental Authority (ANAM, for its initials in Spanish) in the drafting of three regulations: environmental impact statement analysis and procedures, private participation, and environmental standard enacting processes. Thus, our expertise involves substantial knowledge of environmental laws and regulations, as well as regulatory experience in the drafting of Government regulations.
Representative clients: Avanzalia, Biwater, Corporacion Interamericana para el Financiamiento de Infraestructura (CIFI), Electron Investment, Hanwha Q Cells USA, Hidrotenencias, International Finance Corporation (IFC); Melones Oil Terminal, Minera Panama, Panama Ports Company (subsidiary of Hutchinson Ports Holding), Solariredirect, The AES Corporation and Thesan.