AFRA provides employment and labor law services to an extensive portfolio of national and international clients. We offer general employment consulting including but not limited to the preparation and review of employment contracts, processing of work permits for foreign labor, the performance of labor audits, assistance in individual conciliations and collective mediations with the labor authorities, the preparation and presentation of Internal Labor Regulations, the negotiation of collective bargaining agreements, and the filing of lawsuits and non judiciary claims, as well as advice on strategic planning regarding labor contingencies.
AFRA has been active as part of the committees responsible for drafting, preparation and review of proposed regulations reforms and labor law.
Our labor lawyers are active in the community; they share their knowledge and experience by teaching classes, organizing seminars that update participants on the changes in Panama’s labor legislation. These seminars are often directed to the workers and employers organizations existent in Panama.