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Corporate Law Firm (more than 15 lawyers)

Dentons Muñoz Corporate Law

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Tel.: +506 2503-9800


Wherever your business takes you, when you need to navigate the critical intersection of business law, regulation, policy and politics, Dentons Muñoz responds, ceaselessly challenging the status quo. With bright minds and an innovative approach, and always based on a rule of law approach, we collaborate with you, thinking ahead to what’s next and forward to your growth.  Dentons serves as a dynamic advocate and trusted advisor who can help you traverse Costa Rica´s complex business environment. Rather than offering theoretical legal analysis, we provide the specific advice required to get a deal done, resolve a dispute or solve a business challenge.

We started out more than 20 years ago as the first Central American integrated firm, today our team is comprised of the brightest and best talent in the country, making Dentons Muñoz an undisputed leader in corporate legal services across multiple industries. We are uniquely positioned to leverage our global platform of 160+ offices in over 60 countries to deliver sophisticated and innovative legal services for your success.

Areas of expertise: Our full service law firm has experience advising clients looking to establish themselves in Costa Rica.

Life Sciences and Healthcare: We provide assistance in all legal aspects relevant to the Life Sciences and Health Care sector, enabling us to provide you with legal services across the whole sector´s value chain. We have experience acting as business partners for all players, including drug manufacturer, biotech/medical devices companies, client research organizations, health information technology companies and others.

FTZ expertise:  Incorporation of a local company; Registration before the Immigration and Tax authorities and related issues; employment matters; Procurement of operational permits; Guidance and assistance with the FTZ regime application process; Advice on customs matters and compliance with formal obligations before the Customs Authority.

Real Estate and hospitality: Today´s real estate market requires law firms to provide a unique blend of real estate, M&A, private equity, finance and corporate and commercial advise in a changing regulatory environment. We established four core real estate industry groups that function as cross-disciplinary teams: Real Estate direct and indirect investment, Real Estate finance, Real Estate construction and development and Real Estate leasing.

Agribusiness and Environmental Law: Our team has experience with environmental due diligence and compliance, including permits and licensing, certification of environmental compliance and international standards; environmental impact studies, preservation initiatives and conservancies as well as implementation of carbon credits.

Projects and infrastructure: With decades of experience advising local and international clients, we are the preferred choice for North American, European and Asian commercial banks, development banks, multilateral credit agencies and contractors on a range of project mandates. The team possesses particular strengths in public bids and structured finance deals. We have extensive experience advising on large-scale projects arising in the energy and transport sectors.

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