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Alberto Fernández Lopez

San José, Costa Rica Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators
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Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators - Costa Rica

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Alberto Fernández Lopez of BTA Legal plays an active role as an arbitrator on high-profile cases, with one interviewee asserting: "His work has been excellent. He is without doubt an expert arbitrator who is extremely accessible and effective in his work."
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Practice Areas

Litigation and International Arbitration.

Corporate companies’ lawyer in construction, civil liability, real estates, marketing of commodities, international distribution and transportation of merchandise, agency and representation agreements, devoting himself with special emphasis to the negotiation and structuring of complex contracts. Arbitrator in local and international cases with Latin American parties.


Senior Partner at BTA Legal.

Professional Memberships

Costa Rican Bar Association

Member of the Arbitration Center of Costa Rica, El Salvador , Venezuela

Arbitrator: Inter-American Commercial Arbitration Commision.

Arbitrator: the Ibero-American Arbitration Center.

Spanish Arbitration Club.

Latin American Association of Law Construction. (ALDEC)


“El arbitraje en materia de representación de casas extranjeras”. Revista IUSTITIA. 2009.

"Algunos criterios relevantes sobre el arbitraje en Costa Rica tras la Ley 8937 de 2011”. Revista ARBITRAJE . Madrid. 2011

"Derecho Arbitral Jurisprudencial. Compendio de Jurisprudencia”. 2012.

"El Reglamento de Arbitraje Comercial Internacional del Centro de Conciliación y Arbitraje de la Cámara de Comercio de Costa Rica”. Revista ARBITRAJE. Madrid. 2012.

“El rol de las Judicaturas Nacionales en el Arbitraje Comercial Internacional”, en obra colectiva “Arbitraje Comercial Internacional. Reconocimiento y Ejecución de sentencias y laudos arbitrales extranjeros.” Publicación del Departamento de Derecho Internacional de la Secretaría de Asuntos Jurídicos de la Organización de Estados Americanos. 2015.


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Alberto Fernández Lopez

BTA Legal

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Ofiplaza del Este, Edificio B, Piso 1

San José

San José

Costa Rica


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