Arias

Arias is a unique law firm in Central America, as it operates as a single firm rather than an alliance or network; and currently has seven fully-integrated offices in six countries:

It has become not only a solid, but also an innovative legal firm that continues to spread its influence throughout the region. For clients, choosing the right legal partner is key. Arias has specialized attorneys, with extensive experience over a wide range of practice areas and industries, that can unlock the regions intricacies and subtle differences in laws. The firm is truly a one-step, one-stop law firm that offers clients the benefits and demonstrated advantages that come from having all their regional businesses served from one, fully integrated base.

Recent Firm News & Legal Updates

Legal Update

The Insurance Superintendency of Panama approved Rule No. 02 of 2022, which regulates the use of electronic signatures in the documentation related to the insurance sector.

Legal Update

The 001 Banking Agreement aims to establish the protocols, processes, procedures, mechanisms, and other special rules relating to the processing, transfer, and custody of personal databases, as well as the guidelines for the exercise of the rights of protection of personal data that banks must follow.

Legal Update

Government Agreement 179-2022 of the Ministry of Labor establishes the provisions to mitigate the spread of SARS COV-2 (COVID) in the workplace through occupational health and safety provisions that allow safe working conditions.

Firm Offices in Member Jurisdiction

Costa Rica

San José

Firm Offices in Other Jurisdictions

Central & South America

Central America 
El Salvador, San Salvador
Guatemala, Guatemala City
Honduras,
San Pedro Sula Cortes Tegucigalpa
Nicaragua, Managua
Panamá, Panama City

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Member Firm Leaders Forum
Practice Groups
International Tax & Private Wealth
International Tax & Private Wealth
Cannabis
Cannabis
Privacy & Data Protection
Privacy & Data Protection
Compliance & Investigations
Compliance & Investigations
Energy, Mining & CleanTech
Energy, Mining & CleanTech
Venture Capital
Venture Capital
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
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