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Alan Thompson

San José, Costa Rica Latin America Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Competition/Antitrust
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Latin America
Competition/Antitrust - Costa Rica

Band 3

Head of department Alan Thompson enters the rankings following strong market recognition for his expertise and service, with a client noting: "He analyses all the angles of the matters, advises on very complex topics and knows how to apply the law to our business."
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Practice Areas

Competition/Antitrust

Banking and Finance

Data Protection and Privacy

Corporate Governance and Compliance

Career

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.

Professional Memberships

International Bar Association

Costa Rican Bar Association

Publications

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

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Ofiplaza del Este, Edificio B, Piso 1

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San José

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