Quijano & Associates - Attorneys at Law

Since 1959, Quijano & Associates has provided services to an ever growing clientele, covering the creation of companies, corporations and trusts, as well as fiduciary services.

Our experts also provide the registration and representation of vessels under the Panamanian flag, and a wide range of advisory services for the establishment and maintenance of legal entities formed under a diversity of jurisdictions, including the Republic of Panama, the British Virgin Islands, Seychelles and Belize.

Thanks to the quality of our service, Quijano & Associates has positioned itself as one of Panama’s most respected law firms by banks and international financial institutions, shipping lines, foreign investors and multinational companies, through its main offices in Panama, Switzerland, and subsidiaries in the British Virgin Islands, Belize and Seychelles. In addition, it has also expanded its field of activities through its own trust company: Quijano Trust Corporation.

Multinational companies deciding to locate regional operations in Panama, international investment companies wishing to benefit from territorial taxation or establishing operations in the Panamanian market, and well-known shipping lines, have found in Quijano & Associates a top ranking efficiency, trustworthiness, personalized attention, promptness and confidentiality firm with more than 60 years of experience.

We are the representative members in the Republic of Panama, as well as in the other jurisdictions where we operate, of some of the most prestigious legal professional networks worldwide: the International Society of Primerus Law Firms, the International Lawyers Network and the Geneva Group International.

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One of the pillars of our firm is the integrity of our lawyers and staff.

This principle is observed within the context of competence and a first class legal formation, allowing us to professionally and efficiently act, fulfilling the needs of our clientele. At Quijano & Associates, “we transform challenges into opportunities.”
Our Mission

Our mission is to add value to our customers, shareholders and employees, by integrating superior service in our legal management processes, within a framework of respect, personal attention, professionalism, trust and ethics, which is supported in the best human talent, as a guarantee of success in the establishment and continuity of business relationships nationally and internationally.

Our Vision

To continuously improve our professional relationship with our worldwide clientele and continue being perceived as a modern, reliable and well-recognized organization for our high level of performance, efficiency and effectiveness; while incorporating the latest technology, quality assurance processes and the best human talent in our industry.


Quijano Trust Corporation

Quijano Trust Corporation Quijano Trust Corporation is a trust company established in the Republic of Panama, which bears trust license No. 002-2006 of March 9, 2006, issued by the Superintendency of Banks of Panama, and thus, is legal and organizationally authorized to carry out trust businesses with solid principles at the time of trust management in custody, for all kind of management of trust and investments.


Sterling Tax Consultants

Sterling Tax Consultants

Quijano & Associates seizes this opportunity to inform that, through its subsidiary Sterling Tax Consultants, it is fully prepared to provide support and assistance to its clients in any accounting, financial and fiscal matters.


Corporate Governance

Due to the growth of our organization, Quijano & Associates has a corporate governance structure to give a sense of transparency to the management of our professionals, guarantee the fulfillment of processes and ensure the achievement of our objectives and goals.

In this way, we have strategically distributed Partners, Associates and Executives of our Administration in each of the Standing Committees that ensure the development and continuous improvement of our organizational culture, supporting the Board of Directors to guarantee the excellence that characterizes us in the provision of our multidisciplinary portfolio of legal services.

  • Board of Directors
  • Finances Committee
  • Compliance Committee
  • Commercial Committee
  • Audit Committee
  • Administration Committee