Opportunities, Challenges and Cautions of Investing in Costa Rica

About this webinar

During this session Chambers Deputy Editor for Latin America, Jonathan Block, will be joined by Facio & Cañas Partner Adrián Torrealba Navas, Managing Partner Sergio Solera and Associate Andrea Castro Rojas.

The webinar will be followed by a live Q&A session.

Key discussion points will include:
•   Tax: Free Trade Zone Regime
•   Corporate and M&A: Cannabis and Employee Associations
•   Real Estate: Real Estate Investment

Event Details:
Event date
Tuesday, 9 March 2021
03:00 pm - 03:45 pm UTC
Event location
Event tiers
Law Firms - Free
In-House Legal Teams - Free

In association with:
Sergio Solera
Sergio Solera Lacayo, Managing Partner - Facio & Cañas
Sergio has earned his LL.M. in Corporate Law at the New York University School of Law in 2010 and his LL.M in Tax Consulting at theUniversity for International Cooperation in 2009. He is currently a Managing Partner at Facio & Cañas. He was admitted to practice in the state of New York and is a member of the Pro Bono Commission of the Costa Rican Bar Association.
Adrián Torrealba Navas, Partner - Facio & Cañas
Adrian has a doctorate degree in Tax and Financial Law from the Computense University in Madrid. He is currently a Partner at Facio & Cañas, founding partner of FAYCATAX and President of the Firm’s Board. Adrian is also a member of the International Fiscal Association, President of the Costa Rican Institute of Tax Studies and Advisor of the International Monetary Fund among others.
Andrea Castro Rojas
Andrea Castro Rojas, Associate - Facio & Cañas
Andrea graduated from University of Columbia Law School, New York, NY, LL.M. Degree, receive May 2018. She obtained honors Thesis with distinction: “Civil responsibility of the Board of Directors in Costa Rican Corporations” She has worked in recognized law firms and is currently an Associate of the firm Facio & Cañas in Corporate and M&A area. Andrea was admitted to the Costa Rican Bar Association in 2013 and she is a vice- Chair of the Cross-Border Real Estate Committee of the American Bar Association.
Jonathan Block
Jonathan Block, Deputy Editor - Chambers and Partners
Jonathan joined Chambers in 2015 as a Researcher on the Latin America team before being promoted to Senior Researcher, Assistant Editor and finally Deputy Editor in charge of Mexico, Central America and Latin America-wide. He has previously completed work experiences in the legal and real estate sectors. Jonathan graduated in Politics from the University of Nottingham and has completed postgraduate studies in Law. He is fluent in Spanish and speaks conversational French and Hebrew.
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Tuesday, 9 Mar 2021 • 03:00 pm UTC
Opportunities, Challenges and Cautions of Investing in Costa Rica
Law Firms - Free
In-House Legal Teams - Free