Association Law

We provide specialized and personalized service focused on comprehensive legal counseling covering all the needs of solidarity associations.  

The most important services of this area include the following:

– Creation of entities.

– Elaboration, revision and modification of statutes

– Counseling to boards of directors, management and administrative staff.

– Counseling in relation to the drafting and revision of policies and regulations.

– Assistance in assemblies (calls, electoral matters, motions to the Board and Assembly).

– Training and feedback in current issues and functions to members of boards of directors, management and administrative staff.

– Notary and registry services (drafting, revision, creation and registration of personal guarantees and liens).

– Drafting and revision of contracts (trade, labor, agreements, etc.).

– Administrative and judicial collection processes.

Business Law

We provide counseling both to local companies and transnational businesses already operating or willing to settle in our country.

The most important services of this area include the following:

– Setting-up of companies and modification of their social contracts.

– Creation and structuring of companies.

– Company acquisitions and mergers.

– Counseling in intellectual and industrial property.

– Counseling to boards of directors, management and administrative staff in matters of corporative government, labor law, trade law, administrative hiring and fiscal law, among others.

– Training and feedback in current issues and functions to members of boards of directors, management and administrative staff.

– Drafting and revision of contracts (labor and trade).

– Direction of judicial and administrative procedures.

– Notary and registration services (drafting, revision, creation and registration of personal guarantees and liens).

Immigration Law

We provide counseling and assistance to our corporate and individual clients throughout the immigration processes of relocation and expatriation.

The most important services of this area include:

– Registration of companies with the General Direction of Immigration and Aliens Affairs.

– Procedure to obtain and renew temporary residences for executives of renowned and unknown companies, rentiers, investors, legal representatives, retirees, or for individuals whose employer has changed or who are married to a Costa Rican, or are members of a church, among others.

– Procedure to obtain and renew permanent residences either based on a relationship with a Costa Rican or a change of category.

– Procedure to obtain and renew work permits for students, teachers, researchers by means of a temporary or permanent residence, among others.

– Procedure to obtain (and renew) stay visas.

– Extensions of tourist and entry visas to Costa Rica in all its different forms.

– Procedure to obtain visas to travel to other countries.

– Exit permits for minors.

– Procedure to issue and renew passports.

– Procedure to obtain the Costa Rican nationality (naturalizations in all its different forms).

– Civil registration of Costa Rican children born abroad.

– Procedure to obtain a Costa Rican driving license.

– School and college registration.

– Procedure to buy real estate.

– Counseling in relation to the country’s entry and exit permits for pets.

– Employer registration with social security institutions.

– Procedure to obtain documents, apostilles and consular authentications.