Alejandro Salom

Alejandro Salom
Lawyer of Counsel – Immigration Law
T: +506 2280-1718

Alejandro has advised multiple clients in Immigration Law and foreign investment by recommending  them different alternatives to obtain a regular immigration status in Costa Rica. Also, Alejandro has advised national and multinational companies in Corporate and Entrepreneurship matters.

Related Areas and Abilities

Constitutional Law / Human Rights / Real Estate Law / Corporate Governance and Compliance / Corporate Restructuring / Labor Law.


Alejandro has advised public and private companies, as well as individual investors in the areas of Immigration, Corporate, and Entrepreneurship Law.

 Corporate and Enrepreneurship: In this practice areas, Alejandro has handled complex transactions planning and structuring diverse corporate transactions. Also, Alejandro has advised national and multinational companies in entity formation, corporate structuring and restructuting, corporate governance and compliance, and in the companies’ day to day operations. Furthermore, Alejandro has developed a project to seek for non-traditional means to finance start-ups such as crowfunding to provide alternatives for entrepreneurs.

 Immigration Law: In the area Immigration Law, Alejandro has advised investors, expats, and high executives as well companies to obtain residency cards, work permits, visa extensions, and other permits in order to get a regular immigratory status in Costa Rica. Alejandro has performed several procedures to register the companies before the Immigration Department in order to expedite the immigration procedures for their high executives. Also, Alejandro has advised foreign investors about their investments in Costa Rica as well as  for the acquisition of properties.

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR): In this area of Alternative Dispute Resolution, Alejandro made a specialization in the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Bar Association of Costa Rica, has experience in making conciliations in different areas of law.



LL.M., Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, 2018

Specialization as mediator and conciliator, Arbitration and Mediation Center, Costa Rican Bar Association, 2017

Specialty in Notary and Registry Law, Universidad Escuela Libre de Derecho, 2016

Law Degree, Universidad Escuela Libre de Derecho, 2015


Associate, Guardia, Montes & Asociados, Ago. 2018-present

Paralegal, Advice Legal Studio, Nov. 2015 – Nov. 2016


Costa Rican Bar Association, 2016

Notaries National Department, 2018

Certified Attorney on ADR by the Costa Rican Bar Association


Spanish: Native

English: Fully Proficient

French: Proficient

Recognitions and Honors

 Masters Thesis: Crowdfunding: A crytical analysis to the legal treatment.

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San José, Costa Rica San Pedro de Montes de Oca Ofiplaza Del Este, Edificio C

Tel: (506) 2280-1718 / Fax: 2253-6685

Apdo. 7-3410-1000 San José

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