Consortium Legal

Costa Rica

Address:
Del Restaurante Tony Romas
600 m. al oeste, Escazú
San José
Costa Rica

+506 2257 3553

+506 2255 1398


Key contacts:

Partner: Rolando Laclé Zúñiga
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Founding Partner: Rolando Laclé Castro
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Partner: Mario Quesada Bianchini
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Quick facts:

Number of lawyers: 87
Network memberships: IBA, ABA, INTA, ASIPI, AMCHAM
Languages: Spanish, English, French, German


Consortium Legal is a firm committed to satisfy the need of legal services in the Central American region through +200 attorneys located in 07 offices within the Central American region: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica.

Consortium plays an important role in the legal market of the region, rendering legal services to the largest and most important companies and investors, facilitating the complex transactions and operations in the different economic sectors of Central America.

Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions:
Juan Manuel Godoy Pérez
jmgodoy@consortiumlegal.com

Recent transactional highlights:

  • Consortium advised Televisora de Costa Rica sold Cabletica to Liberty, the leading global cable company. Since the very early stages of the transaction Consortium advised its client in each of the stages of the deal including the negotiations with the investment banking until the closing of the transaction.

Corporate
Rolando Laclé Zuñiga
rlacle@consortiumlegal.com

Recent transactional highlights:

- Consortium advised Televisora de Costa Rica sold Cabletica to Liberty, the leading global cable company. Since the very early stages of the transaction Consortium advised its client in each of the stages of the deal including the negotiations with the investment banking until the closing of the transaction

- Consortium advised Concesiones Rodoviariaras in the execution and perfection of a Right of First Refusal that ended in the acquisition of control in Aeris the concessionaire of the main airport in Costa Rica.

Tax
Diego Salto
dsalto@consortiumlegal.com

Recent transactional highlights:

- Within the last year, we have worked for Cuestamoras, in:

- Project Oxígeno: a US$200+ millions commercial project: structure, consulting, 

- transfer pricing, municipality and others

- Cuestamoras Urbanismo: restructure, municipal issues, litigation and consulting matters.

- Cuestamoras Energía: tax structure and day-to-day issues both in Costa Rica and Central America.

- Cuestamoras Corporative: tax structure and day-to-day issues.

- Cuestamoras Salud: all tax related matters.

Our team has advised the company in tax litigation and tax audit processes of some of its entities, with positive results. In addition, all Transfer Pricing studies have been conducted by our Firm.

  • Consortium Legal was appointed tax counsel for the UBER operations in Central America, through a leading role of the Costa Rican office which coordinates the process and serves as point of contact.
  • Walmart conducted a Due Diligence process in order to purchase GESSA, a local retail operation with over 50 points of sale.

  • Aviation
  • Construction and Materials
  • Consumer goods and services 
  • Energy
  • Food and beverages 
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Oil and gas 
  • Pharm and life sciences 
  • Real estate 
  • Tech and telecoms
  • Tourism
  • Transport

Barrio González Lahmann
Calle 21 y 25, Avenida 6
San José
Costa Rica
 
T: +506 2257 3553
F: +506 2255 1398
Ecostarica@consortiumlegal.com
Wwww.consortiumlegal.com