Skip to content

Ranking tables

Latin America Costa Rica Real Estate

This chapter features a broad range of rural, commercial and residential real estate matters, including developments, investment transactions, M&A and corporate structuring. Purchase, lease, built-to-suit, surface and usufruct agreements, among others contracts, are also relevant examples of work. Firms may also support clients with registry matters, including  land parcelling and title and deed regularisations. Real estate also encompasses work relating to financing products such as loans, receivable funds, mortgages and letters of credit. The firms may advise clients on the creation of special purpose entities, real estate investment funds and real estate investment trusts. Additionally, firms can handle sector-related disputes and provide general legal advice to tax matters relating to real estate transactions and companies.

Rankings overview for Departments

1
Band 1
  1. BLP
    BLP 15 Years Ranked
  2. EY Law
2
Band 2
  1. Consortium Legal
    Consortium Legal 15 Years Ranked
  2. Dentons Muñoz
  3. Sfera Legal

All Departments profiles

1
Band 1
  1. BLP
    1
    BLP
    Real Estate
    Latin America 2023 | Band 1 | 15 Years Ranked
    Outstanding law firm BLP boasts a respected practice group that is highly experienced in assisting with the full gamut of real estate mandates, ranging from sales and acquisitions of real estate assets to the structuring and development of commercial and residential projects. The law firm's Costa Rica team benefits from a wealth of experience in real estate finance, and routinely assists clients with complex lease agreements.
  2. EY Law
    Real Estate
    Latin America 2023 | Band 1
2
Band 2
  1. Consortium Legal
    2
    Consortium Legal
    Real Estate
    Latin America 2023 | Band 2 | 15 Years Ranked
    Consortium Legal is a well-reputed regional firm that enjoys a strong reputation in the Costa Rican real estate sphere. The legal team boasts experience in transactional mandates such as acquisitions, disposals and conveyance deeds. The law firm possesses additional skills in handling the due diligence of real estate assets, and its clientele spans a variety of sectors including food and beverages, tourism and retail.
  2. Dentons Muñoz
    Real Estate
    Latin America 2023 | Band 2
  3. Sfera Legal
    Real Estate
    Latin America 2023 | Band 2
3
Band 3
  1. ECIJA
    3
    ECIJA
    Real Estate
    Latin America 2023 | Band 3 | 6 Years Ranked
    Ecija Abogados is a noteworthy real estate practice that is well known for assisting Costa Rican and regional property developers and clients from the tourism industry with a wide array of real estate mandates. Ecija Abogados regularly advises on the acquisition and sale of properties, the expansion of existing facilities and real estate financing matters.
  2. Nassar Abogados
    3
    Nassar Abogados
    Real Estate
    Latin America 2023 | Band 3 | 8 Years Ranked
    Nassar Abogados is a respected practice group that offers comprehensive coverage of real estate matters in Costa Rica. The law firm is frequently sought out by multinationals and property developers for its expertise in the sale and leasing of industrial and commercial properties. The department is adept at negotiating purchase option agreements, as well as at handling the due diligence and financing of commercial real estate transactions.
  3. Zurcher, Odio & Raven
    Real Estate
    Latin America 2023 | Band 3