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Legal Services

Arias & Munoz

Contact: Jose Antonio Muñoz, Partner
APDO 12891-1000
Centro Empresarial Forum, Edificio. C, Oficina 1C1
Santa Ana San Jose Costa Rica
Phone: 506 2503 9800
Fax: 506 2204 7580
Email: jmunoz@N0SPAM.ariaslaw.co.cr
Web: http://www.ariaslaw.com/

Arias & Muñoz is deeply rooted in the Central American region. It was established in 1942 in El Salvador and merged with the offices of renowned Costa Rican attorneys José Antonio Muñoz and Pedro M. Muñoz in 1998. Since then, the founding partners have embarked on a unique mission centered on client satisfaction. Other of the firm's fundamental values is on-going professional development. Under Jose Antonio's direction, the firm is the first ever in Latin America to create a custom, in-house Global Legal Skills program designed to foster continuing legal and professional education at the firm.
Offices in other countries: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama.

Arias & Munoz offers an English Writing for Lawyers course. For more information visit, www.ewlprogram.com


Contact: David Gutiérrez, Partner
BLP Building, Via Lindora Business Center
Radial Santa Ana - San Antonio de Belén, Km 3
San Jose, Costa Rica
Phone: 506-2205-3939
Fax: 506-2205-3940
Email: info@N0SPAM.blplegal.com
Web: http://www.blplegal.com

BLP has consistently been ranked as one of the top law firms in Costa Rica by prestigious publications such as the Legal 500, Chambers & Partners, Latin Lawyer, and the International Financial Law Review (IFLR). With a team of over 60 fully bilingual attorneys, a large number of which have academic degrees obtained in the United States and Europe, the firm is the largest in Costa Rica. BLP is known for its multidisciplinary approach and offering fully integrated services in all the areas of expertise required for conducting business in Costa Rica. Its experts are highly regarded for their work in fields such as Business, Corporate & Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Free Zone Regime, Labor & Employment, International Investment, Infrastructure, Concessions, Real Estate, Tax, Insurance, Banking & Finance, Telecommunications, Intellectual Property, Aviation, Constitutional, Regulatory & Administrative Law, and Public Procurement.

Bufete Alternativo

Contact: Ingread Fournier, Owner
Oficina Escazu: Torre Meridiano, 3er piso, oficina 12, San Rafale de Escazu
Oficina Ciudad Colón: 300 mts norte de la Iglesia Católica en Edificio Alpihnos, Oficina 2
Ciudad Colón San Jose Costa Rica
Phone: 506 2201 6043
Email: ifournier@N0SPAM.bufetealternativo.com
Web: http://www.bufetealternativo.com/

Bufete Alternativo is an innovating legal Firm that provides Solutions under an Alternative Dispute Resolution view. Facilitating the dialogue and the procedures of our clients, the Firm is a leader in Restaurative Justice, Conflicts Resolution, and Legal Counseling in general, implementing Alternative Solutions and promoting Human Rights. Our mission is to offer a comprehensive Notary and Legal Counseling, in order to give a customized solution to your needs, focused in gender, inclusion and personal attention to individuals, corporations and public institutions.

Central Law / Quirós Abogados

Contact: Alejandra Roldán, Administrative Assistant
APDO 10136-1000 San JosCosta Rica
Ave. 10 y 12, calle 37 bis, Los Yoses
San Jose Costa Rica
Phone: 506-2224-7800 x188
Fax: 506-2234-7335
Email: aroldan@N0SPAM.quiroslaw.com
Web: http://www.quiroslaw.co

CENTRAL LAW / Quirós Abogados, was founded twenty seven years ago. In this Firm, we have laid the foundations of our growth on the integrity, professional excellence, the quality of the service and a full commitment to the needs of our clients.
The firm is ranked among the top places of the “ranking” agencies worldwide and, in the past, it had the opportunity to lead at a Central American level the formation of the regional firm called "CENTRAL LAW", the only law firm with presence in the entire Central American Region including Panama and Dominican Republic.

We currently offer seventeen fully developed practices, led by more than twenty committed, highly qualified professionals in each of their specializations.
Insurance, Corporate/M&A, Real Estate, Civil and Arbitration, Maritime Terrestrial Zone, International Trade/Foreign Investment, Environmental, Labor, Tax, International and Immigration, Administrative Contracting and Public Law, Criminal, Intellectual Property, Franchising, Food Industry, Condominium Law, Financial, Banking and securities law.

Cordero & Cordero Abogados

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Contact: Ricardo Cordero B, Partner
Barrio Don Bosco
Calles 24 + 26, Avenida Segunda
San José, Costa Rica
Phone: (506) 2258-2525
Fax: (506) 2258-3820
Email: hcb@N0SPAM.corderoabogados.com
Web: http://www.corderoabogados.com

Cordero & Cordero Abogados is one of the most prominent and well respected law firms in Cost Rica. It was established in San José, Costa Rica in 1940 by its founding partner Mr. Hernán Cordero-Zúñiga.
Currently, it congregates a team of high level attorneys, paralegals and specialized staff capable of assisting domestic and international clients on their everyday legal needs.
Cordero & Cordero Abogados also offers top correspondent offices throughout the region.

Expertis GHP Abogados

Contact: Alberto Pauly, Partner
Sabana Norte, Ave. Las Americas, Torres del Parque, 3er Piso.
Phone: 506 4000 2333
Fax: 506 2290 3660
Email: apauly@N0SPAM.expertislegal.com
Web: http://www.expertislegal.com

We are a Central America regional team of lawyers committed to the business success and the security of our clients’ operations, through legal and comprehensive solutions, including an adequate control of costs, time and scope of the work our clients trust us with. Our main attribute is represented by our attorney´s professional quality, which consists on senior partners’ experience leveraged by specialization and proactivity on our junior attorneys. We have specialized our services on the legal practices required by companies for an adequate development of their business operations.

Facio & Cañas

Contact: Sergio Solera , Managing Partner
PO Box 5173-1000 San Jose, Costa Rica
Phone: 506-2256-5555
Fax: 506-2255-2510
Email: ssolera@N0SPAM.fayca.com
Web: http://www.fayca.com

FACIO & CAÑAS, founded in 1942, has long been one of Costa Rica’s most prestigious law firms and one of the best-known in Latin America. A full service firm with a strong reputation for in-depth professional experience, oriented to providing legal solutions in all areas of business law.

Their San Jose-based operation consists of 42 attorneys and 116 employees. Organized in practice groups based on their legal specialization and clients needs, FACIO & CAÑAS is ranked by all the major international legal publications as a recommended law firm for doing business in Costa Rica.


Contact: Armando Guardia, President
SAN JOSE Costa Rica
Branch: Barrio Trejos Montealegre, in front of Banco General, San Rafael de Escazú.
Phone: 506-2234-6060 / 2288-4999
Fax: 506-2253-2931 / 2228 5660
Email: aguardia@N0SPAM.guardiacubero.com
Web: http://www.guardiacubero.com

GUARDIA & CUBERO was established as a Law Firm in 1979. It has acquired a highly respected position locally as well as regionally (Central America and Panama) The firm has a global professional orientation with specialist in all areas of the law such as including but not limited to General Practice, Administrative and Constitutional Law, Agribusiness and Agricultural Industry, , Banking and Finance, Corporate Law, Civil and Commercial Law, Foreign Investment, Free Zones and International Trade, Intellectual Property, International Business Transactions, Litigation, Mergers and Acquisitions, Property Law, Real Estate and Land Development, Taxation. All of its members are bilingual and are continuously striving to anticipate the needs of our clients. This 2 partner firm, has a legal support staff of 17 consisting of Junior Attorneys and paralegal personnel, certified translation and bookkeeping services. Our clients data base is formed basically by North American and European.
Branch: The premises are located in Barrio Trejos Montealegre, in front of Banco General, San Rafael de Escazu. The new phone numbers are 2288-4999 and fax 2228-5660

Lang & Asociados

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Contact: Henry Lang, Partner
Forum 1 Business Park
Building G, 3rd Floor
Próspero Fernández Highway, km.11
Pozos de Santa Ana, San José
P.O. Box 69-6155, Forum Santa Ana
Phone: (506) 2204-7871
Fax: (506) 2204-7872
Email: info@N0SPAM.langcr.com
Web: http://www.langcr.com

Lang & Asociados is a full service law firm providing legal counsel in a large scope of fields. We specialize in providing services to multinational companies and private individuals doing business in Costa Rica with a direct monitoring and follow-up of our clients' business under the highest standards of service and skill.

The fact that many of our members have legal studies in prestigious United States Law Schools, such as Harvard Law School and Georgetown, and our constant participation in international legal forums further contribute to the international vision of our firm.

Lex Counsel

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Contact: Alvaro Carballo / Carlos Arrea / Miguel Ruiz, Mr.
PO Box 406-1260
Phone: 506 2201-0300
Fax: 506 2201-0412
Email: info@N0SPAM.lexcounsel.com
Web: http://www.lexcounsel.com

Lex Counsel is a solution-oriented law firm geared to providing high-quality services under strict ethical standards in Business, Foreign Investment, Concessions & Privatizations, Banking & Finance, Real Estate, Intellectual Property, Labor, Estate Planning and Dispute Resolution. The firm handles complex transactions worldwide through an international network of contacts and is involved in project financing, major privatizations, and monitoring government entities to learn of new business opportunities first-hand and information that could affect their clients.

Nassar Abogados

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Contact: Tomás F. Nassar, President
Oficentro Torres del Campo, Torre 1, piso 2
Barrio Tournon
Phone: (506) 2257-2929
Fax: (506) 2248-2021
Email: tnassar@N0SPAM.nassarabogados.com
Web: http://www.nassarabogados.com

Nassar Abogados was established as a Law Firm oriented to provide excellent service in Corporate and other areas of Law in order to satisfy our client's needs.

Nassar Abogados has a team of lawyers specialized in different fields of Law that offer legal advice of the highest quality by creating a close relationship between the clients and the members responsible for the service.

Due to the international scope of the Firm, our clients are major international, commercial, industrial and service corporations such as airlines, shipping companies and other related businesses from Europe, United States and Latin America.

Sfera Legal

Contact: Rafael E. Cañas, Socio Fundador
Centro Corporativo Plaza Roble, Edificio El Pórtico
tercer piso
Escazu, San Jose Costa Rica
Phone: (506) 2201 0000
Fax: (506) 2201 0001
Email: rec@N0SPAM.sferalegal.com
Web: http://www.sferalegal.com

Sfera Legal has consolidated its growth through a merger of experience, innovation, youth and a combination of high ethical and quality standards. Our professional practice started over twenty years ago and, throughout time, we have been recruiting legal professionals with impressive backgrounds and the most unique talents. Our multidisciplinary expert team has resulted in a stronger firm, more comprehensive legal services, enhanced support and resources, greater efficiencies, new areas of expertise, and more dynamic solution strategies.

Soley, Saborio & Asociados

Contact: Elias Soley, Partner
North Sabana, Torre La Sabana Building, 7th floor,
San Jose, Costa Rica
Phone: 506-2290-7220
Fax: 506-2290-7221
Email: esoley@N0SPAM.soley-saborio.com
Web: http://www.soley-saborio.com

General legal practice with emphasis on corporate law, commercial law, regulatory & telecommunications law, free zones, customs, intellectual property (Biomedical research, Pharmaceuticals and Sanitary registries), government contracting and concessions, international trade and investment, real estate and project finance.

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