Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers and Acquisitions is one of GALA’s core areas of expertise. The firm has managed a wide array of acquisitions and divestitures of both public and private businesses, either by cash-out mergers, asset acquisitions or debt and equity tender offer transactions. The structuring of joint ventures and strategic alliances also forms a key part of the firm’s M&A practice.

The size of the firm allows it to successfully negotiate and close deals on tight schedules.  GALA and its attorneys possess a depth of knowledge and experience in the Energy industry, IT/Telecommunications, Aviation, Banking and Consumer Goods.

  • Extended oversight

    February 10, 2015

    In recent years, there have been an increasing number of mergers and acquisitions involving Panamanian bank branches and subsidiaries. This M&A activity has resulted in an increase of regional conglomerates consolidated in Panama that include banks…

  • Corporate Spin-Off in Panama

    May 15, 2013

    Until recently, when our clients inquired about the steps to complete a spin-off of a Panamanian Corporation, we had to tell them that our Commercial Code and Corporate Law did…