About us

Funes & Matthys Abogados is a Law Firm focused on customer satisfaction and personalized management of the legal needs of our clients. It is made up of professionals who provide services in different areas of law, businesses and real estate. We offer our clients solutions to each of their needs. Our customers are national and international companies, we also have a large portfolio of foreign clients looking to relocate in Costa Rica, undertaking businesses in Costa Rica and developing partnerships in the region.

Providing a responsible and professional service with high added value for each of our clients in all services to be provided.

Being a Firm of positive results and impact to our clients, employees, community and country. Be a reference for other companies for our professionalism, experience and quality of work.


Our Firm has extensive experience advising domestic and international clients in the establishment, operation and day to day legal needs of their businesses. Having an experienced Corporate Law Department in our firm allows us to advise on corporate structures of all kinds as well as in the analysis of corporate agreements, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, franchise agreements, Due Diligence processes, as well as analysis and recommendations to improve the control and corporate governance.

We are experts in the legal issues related to data protection. We advise our clients throughout the process of registering their databases, where we have technical and legal staff specialized in this process, having already done this process for many private and public institutions.

Funes & Matthys Abogados has a team of professionals specialized in structuring complex real estate projects, both in commercial and residential areas. Our Real Estate Department has advised many clients on the purchase and sale of real estate as well as in real estate ventures, structuring, financing and sale.

Funes & Matthys Abogados owns fiduciary entity called Law and Escrow Costa Rica SRL., Which provides service of custody of assets, trusts, escrow accounts and fiduciary structures. This entity is duly registered on the General Superintendent of Financial Institutions (SUGEF).

Companies often require a notarization and subsequent registration of their businesses and documents, as well as advice on the terms and agreements. Our Firm has a group of Notary Publics who have extensive experience formalizing businesses and public deeds.

Our Firm advises all types of Companies and individuals in the preparation of labor contracts, hiring structures, benefit plans, work rules, job restructuring and labor litigation when circumstances require it.

Many of our clients are foreigners, so we provide with all the services they need in this regard. We have successfully dealt with obtaining visas for tourists or students, residences and citizenships, registration of companies in the Immigration Department and work permits.

Funes & Matthys Abogados cares for the protection of intellectual property, industrial property, patents and copyrights of our clients. Our Intellectual Property Department successfully registers trademarks, inventions and patents for numerous clients in the region.

Our Firm advises numerous corporate clients on consumer protection regulations, responses to requests from the Commission on Consumer Protection, claims or complaints from consumers, as well as marketing campaigns and monitoring advertising policies. We have also supported our customers with training for their sales executives regarding guarantees for goods and services.

We have legal and accounting advisors who advise our clients in the corporate tax compliance, individuals and companies, review of declarations and tax planning and structuring.


Tel: +506 2519-9630
Fax: +506 2519-9631
Location: Escazu, Avenida Escazu, Building AE 202, fourth floor, office 404. Funes & Matthys Abogados