Consortium Legal

Tax Department

Costa Rica
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What the team is known for Outstanding practice boasting a stellar presence in the Costa Rican tax arena. Highly experienced team providing expert advice on both tax compliance and litigation. Capabilities span tax planning, structuring for M&A and complex transactions, performing audits and due diligence and securing free trade zones. Client portfolio consists of major players across the finance, retail and food and beverage sectors.

Notable practitioners

Adolfo Sanabria is qualified to practise law both in Costa Rica and in Peru, where he has extensive experience advising significant clients. Particular areas of strength include tax planning and structuring for corporate and financial transactions.

Up-and-coming partner Anayansi Mora focuses her practice on tax litigation. She receives praise from clients, with one identifying her as "deeply knowledgeable of the Costa Rican tax authorities and jurisprudence."

A client endorses Cristina Sansonetti as "very hard-working and reliable," adding: "She evaluates every possible course of action we could take." Another client observes: "She's an expert in the field, she knows her stuff."

Leading practitioner Diego Salto receives effusive praise from peers and clients alike, who emphasise that "he has great judgement and understands the law, including in an international context. He is a perfect fit for multinational companies." Another client describes him as "supportive and a great communicator," adding: "He provides detailed and effective analysis, and clearly identifies issues." He is also praised for his "ability to empathise and understand our business objectives."

Highly esteemed practitioner Rafael Luna Rodríguez possesses extensive experience in the Costa Rican tax arena. A client comments that he is "a leading tax lawyer: he is very specialised and understands how to apply observations and analysis to strengthen our project." Another client identifies him as "an excellent,well-organised and efficient lawyer," emphasising that "his work is of high technical quality." He receives further praise from a source who asserts: "He is very well versed in tax matters and is a clear communicator."