Carolina Palacios  is an experienced shipping finance attorney qualified in 2003 in Panama. She has handled numerous vessel finance transactions, registration of mortgages, drafting legal opinions for banks as to the enforceability of mortgages, acted as the deputy registrar in London of the Belize ship registry and liaised with various stakeholders in the finance process. More recently, Carolina has worked on a variety of commercial and maritime non-contentious projects and adds more depth to our transactional team.

Carolina works in English (fluent) and Spanish (native).

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Professional Experience

  • Senior Associate, Zeiler Floyd Zadkovich, London/England (since 2020)
  • Senior Associate, Floyd Zadkovich, London/England (2018-2020)
  • Senior Associate, Morgan & Morgan, London/England (2013-2014)
  • Associate, Morgan & Morgan, London/England (2005-2012)
  • Legal Assistant, Morgan & Morgan, London/England (2003-2005)
  • Legal Assistant, Vallarino, Vallarino & Garcia-Maritano (VVGM), Panama (2003-2005)


  • LL.M. (Master in Shipping Law), University of London, London/England (2004)
  • B.A. & Panama Bar, Universidad Santa Maria la Antigua (USMA), Panama City/Panama (2002)