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Pacheco Coto shakes up Central America with EY tie-up

18 October 2017

EY Law will integrate prominent regional firm Pacheco Coto on 1 January, adding more than 50 attorneys and senior partners to its 100 lawyer-plus Central American branch.

Top speakers confirmed for Latin Lawyer’s Tax Summit

Top speakers confirmed for Latin Lawyer’s Tax Summit

16 October 2017

Senior figures from Peruvian beverage multinational Aje, the Florida International Bankers Association, KPMG and UBS along with senior representations from top law firms, financial service providers and universities are set to speak at Latin Lawyer's 2nd Annual Tax Summit, which will be held on Thursday 9 November in Miami.

Central American firms bet on Costa Rica

Central American firms bet on Costa Rica

22 February 2017

Central American firms have doubled down on Costa Rica, with the country accounting for two-thirds of the promotions reported by regional outfits in the past four months.

Pacheco Coto targets start-ups with online platform

10 November 2016

Central American law firm Pacheco Coto has launched an online platform known as Legaloop to enable start-ups, small-to-medium-sized businesses and young entrepreneurs in Costa Rica to acquire legal services quickly and easily.

Rising demand for luxury travel drives Costa Rica resort purchase

31 August 2016

BLP (Costa Rica) and Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson in Miami and Lennox Paton in London have helped real estate investment group Gencom acquire the luxury Peninsula Papagayo resort in Costa Rica’s tourist hotspot of Guanacaste.

Pacheco Coto opens second Costa Rican office and enters Asia

27 April 2016

Pacheco Coto has opened a second office in Costa Rica that will target infrastructure, tourism and environment work, three months after opening in Hong Kong.

Latin Lawyer 250 country by country: Costa Rica

10 March 2016

Today, Costa Rica is the focus of our overview of Latin America's leading business law firms, which have been analysed in the 18th edition of the Latin Lawyer 250.

Costa Rica’s Pacheco Coto shakes up governance

09 October 2015

Humberto Pacheco Alpizar has assumed the newly created position of chairman at Pacheco Coto (Costa Rica) as the firm consolidates its transition to a more institutionalised model.

Mexican investor snaps up KFC Costa Rica

30 September 2015

BLP and Mexican firm Stern Abogados has helped Mexico’s Grupo Inversor Intelectiva buy 32 branches of fast food restaurant KFC in Costa Rica.

BLP merges with antitrust boutique in Costa Rica

BLP merges with antitrust boutique in Costa Rica

27 May 2015

BLP has merged with antitrust and IP boutique Weinstok Abogados, absorbing eight lawyers, including former high-level officials at Costa Rica’s competition authority, to boost its partner count to 15.