Lawyer profile for Latin America 2022
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Competition/Antitrust - Costa Rica
This content is provided by Alan Thompson
Banking and Finance
Data Protection and Privacy
Corporate Governance and Compliance
LLM (Harvard University, 1988); Licenciado en Derecho (Universidad de Costa Rica, 1985). Extensive experience advising domestic and foreign clients on transactional and regulatory issues, mainly in the areas of competition and antitrust, banking and financial services, and foreign trade. Previously served in public sector positions including senior legal advisor to the Ministry of Foreign Trade (COMEX), member of the Board of the General Superintendence of Financial Institutions (SUGEF) and member of the Competition Commission (COPROCOM). Adjunct professor of competition law at Lead University.
International Bar Association
Costa Rican Bar Association
Thompson A. & Cantillo, M. (2021). Promoción de la competencia en beneficio del consumidor: Avances y retos en Costa Rica. Academia de Centroamérica. https://link.btalegal.com/9ft
Thompson, A. (2021). Accession to the OECD prompts major amendments to banking laws in Costa Rica. IBA Banking Law Committee e-Bulletin. https://link.btalegal.com/d18
Thompson Chacón, A. (2020). Prácticas monopolísticas absolutas en la ley y jurisprudencia de Costa Rica. LOGOS Revista Académica, 1(2). 52-65. https://link.btalegal.com/ysv
Thompson, A. (2016). Costa Rica Chapter. In Kuschewsky, M. (Ed.), Data Protection & Privacy: International Series. London: Sweet & Maxwell-Thomson Reuters. https://link.btalegal.com/ztg
Other publications available.