Mr Nestor Broce > Morgan & Morgan > Panama, Panama > Lawyer Profile

Morgan & Morgan
MMG TOWER, 23RD FLOOR
AVE PASEO DEL MAR, COSTA DEL ESTE
PANAMA CITY
Panama

Work Department

Corporate Services, Estate Planning.

Position

Senior Associate

Career

Nestor Broce is a Senior Associate in Morgan & Morgan and General Manager of MMG Trust (Panama), S.A..  Mr. Broce mainly specializes in trusts, estate planning, project management trusts, guarantee trusts, among other fiduciary services.

Mr. Broce has a solid professional background. He has served also as General Manager and attorney of international trust companies in the British Virgin Islands and Panama, respectively.

His portfolio of clients include banks and trust companies, family businesses and companies, which requires sophisticated, custom-made fiduciary solutions for the organization and administration of private matters or specific business transactions.

Mr. Broce is also very committed with the pro bono activities of the firm. He played a key role in the team responsible for drafting the bill to organize national volunteering in the Republic of Panama, and has participated in drafting the new Trust law scheduled to be presented to the National Assembly of Panama in 2017.

Mr. Broce is admitted to practice law in the Republic of Panama.

Languages

English, Spanish.

Memberships

Mr. Broce is director of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, Panama Chapter (STEP), the British Virgin Islands Association of Registered Agents and a Director of the Panama Sur Rotary Club.

Education

Mr. Broce obtained a B.A. in Banking and Finance (Summa Cum Laude) from the Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología in Panama (2002); and a LL.B. (Sigma Lambda) in the Law School of the Universidad de Panama (2003).  He also held an International Fiduciary Administration Degree from the International Banking Institute in Panama (2008).

Lawyer Rankings

Panama > Offshore

(Rising stars)

Nestor BroceMorgan & Morgan

Morgan & Morgan has continued to expand its offshore practice, advising high-net-worth clients on the structuring of private funds and related mandates. In addition, it has formed an alliance with MASCO Multiple Accounting Services Corporation to provide clients with accounting services, and founded Panama Compliance Services to assist with due diligence. The firm’s additional offices in the British Virgin Islands, Belize and the Bahamas allow it to provide corporate and fiduciary services in multiple key jurisdictions. The sizeable team is led by Roberto Lewis, who has significant expertise in advising on wealth preservation and distribution for Central and South American clients. Other notable team members include Raúl Castro, an expert in tax, corporate and estate planning; Luis Manzanares, who specialises in multi-jurisdictional structures; and associates Nestor Broce and Laura Barrios, who has notable tax expertise and heads a new department advising family offices on Bahamian SMART funds.