Shipping Gerli & Co. is your Ship Registration Hub in the Republic of Panama. By representing and extensive group ship owners, banks, brokerage firms, ship operators, ship management companies, charterers, builders, yacht manufacturers, demolition companies among others, Gerli & Co. has assisted with pristine accuracy through the registration process of ships without limitation of tonnage, activity or otherwise, as well as yachts under the Panama flag, not only in the registration process, but also in the attainment of Flag Certificates, Technical advise, liaison with Class and other statutory services providers to ensure that vessel under our management are fully compliant and always a step ahead of all necessary regulatory documentation to be kept on board. Furthermore, our partners are ready 24/ 7 to serve as liaison at all levels of authority within the Panama Maritime Authority to ensure our owners needs are always met in due course.
The Gerli Brand, is a guarantee that a professional practitioner will be present at all times from registration throughout all the process a vessel must undertake until full compliance of regulations is met. Be it a PSC issue, a certification need, an exemption note, a flag state certification , ASI inspection, deletion, you name it , we are there for our clients from A to Z always. NO Excuses.
Our commitment and accountability towards our clients is second to none, thus allowing preferred levels of patronage towards our office, placing our firm among the top 20 maritime law firms in Panama as per Panama Ship Registry statistics.
To ensure the best technical on time solutions for our clients, Gerli & Co., has strong partnerships with Panama best ranked Classification Companies.
When it comes to S&P´s, corporate mandates, drafting legal opinions, bills of sale, acceptances of sales, mortgage drafting and registration, maritime company formation we are ready to assist, while understanding and leading our clients through the entire process of sale or purchase by advising on or with the drafting of necessary corporate to ensure smooth closure of transactions.
We speak the same language. When needed our partners locally or abroad are ready to encounter, travel or communicate in real time with clients to fulfill or advise any needs that may arise from any transaction. We are present in most time zones and ports worldwide through our partners and associates in both the legal and technical aspects of the vessels paperwork
Why Banks prefer GerliCo. Almost 27 years of experience, impeccable practice and extensive number of mortgages drafted and registered by our team are proven evidence that our experts guarantee the rights of mortgagee or mortgagor, always.
Gerli & Co., has also developed substantial practice in the ship registration of vessels and yachts under other prestigious flags, like Liberia, Marshall Islands, Belize, Bahamas, Cayman Islands and Palau.