Antitrust and Competition. Corporate M&A. Dispute Resolution. Infrastructure, Energy and Natural Resources. Regulatory and Compliance. International Trade and Investment. Investigations, Corporate Criminal Law and Defense.
San José, Costa Rica, 1978.
2002, Costa Rica; Public Notary.
Georgetown University Law Center (LLM 2006); Universitat de Barcelona (Certificate in International Economic Relations and Regional Integration, 2005); Universidad de Costa Rica (Licentiate in Law, 2002). Experience: Costa Rican Ministry of Foreign Trade, Director of the DR-CAFTA Administration Unit and the International Dispute Resolution Unit, and negotiator to the European Union-Central America Association Agreement (2006-2010); Institute of International Economic Law Fellow, Georgetown University Law Center, Research Assistant to Professor John H. Jackson (2005-2006); Universidad de Costa Rica, Professor of International Trade Law (since 2004); Costa Rican Ministry of Foreign Trade, Advisor and Negotiator to DR-CAFTA Dispute Resolution and Institutional Provisions Chapters (2002-2005). Coauthor: Legal Studies of the Free Trade Agreement between Central America, Dominican Republic and the United States (2005).
Costa Rican Bar Association, American Bar Association, International Trade Section (since 2005).
English, French and Spanish.