Yoleny Amado Toala
University of Panama - Master in Maritime Procedures with emphasis in International Maritime Law (2015)
Latin University of Panama (LL.B., December 2012)
Admitted to practice law in the Republic of Panama
Associate Attorney at MLS & ASSOCIATES since 2013.
Around 10 years of experience in all types of registration schemes under Panama flag representing ship owners, ship managers, charterers and financial institutions in Ship Finance Transaction, Provisional and Permanent Registration, Preliminary and Permanent Mortgage registration, Certifications, Discount Resolutions, issuance of Legal Opinions and obtainment of approvals for Maritime Training Centers, Private Security Companies as well as other approvals for companies and Operation Licenses at the Panama Maritime Authority (PMA).
Specializes in handling all type of matters related to Fishing Vessels (Capture, Reefers, Tankers) in the Aquatic Recourses Authority of Panama, coordination of initial inspections and Sanitary Inspections (Ministry of Health), inclusion/renewal of WCPFC, ICCAT, IATTC, SPRFMO registries, obtainment of Certifications of No Objections for participation of Fishing Cooperation of the vessels in NPFC and IOTC, Reconsideration / Appeal recourses before the Department of Inspection, Supervision and Control of the Aquatic Resources Authority of Panama to prevent or reduce fines or official Deletions of the vessels from the flag administration.
Incorporation of offshore structures in Panama, Belize, Jamaica, British Virgin Islands (BVI) and other jurisdictions. Assistance in opening bank accounts in Panama.
Visiting clients for marketing of the law firm in ASIA especially on Dalian-Shanghai, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea and Singapore.