With a trustworthy legal counsel.
With a trustworthy legal counsel.
The business and transactions world generates quite a few questions day by day. Having a business partner who to share them with will not only help you find answers, but also to focus on achieving your objectives. We're here to help.
Risks and Opportunities Assessment
Do you want to start a business? Are you looking to expand your current operation? Every step forward should be subjected to a risks and opportunities assessment. Opening or growing a business is delicate in its own, and doing it without analyzing the associated risks first could be troublesome. We can do the assessment with you.
Even if you can open and operate without a clear corporate structure, soon that should present with its negative consequences. Here, we can advise you which plan and structure your company should follow in connection with your business needs.
If you suspect you should sign a contract, it is because you should. Besides, devi'ls usually in the details. At Kelso.Legal we will advise regarding when you should sign a contract, and what it should and should not say. Also, to oversee its proper compliance.
Dealing with real estate doesn't only mean signing an agreement. A due diligence must be performed, the structure of the transaction must be planned, and a validation of the financig must be carried out, among other things.
Protecting your company or your name should be no strange thing for a businessperson. Associated risks vary from break-ins, fires, accidents, negligence, etc. Insurance exists so you can protect your investment and focus on the important issues. We will help you understand the best coverage.
If your business handles clients, you'll surely be exposed situations related to Competition and Consumer Law. Stay up to date with you sales, promotions, client data and oversight of the competition. With us you can focus on profit-making and avoiding claims.
Some say employees are your most important asset. The management you do of your employment relations can make or break your business. Here at Kelso.Legal we will make sure you are well advised regarding contracts, remuneration, work days, severance, etc.
Your business doesn't have to be called Car Business Corp. (or S.A. in Costa Rica) Use a trade name for your company and a brand for your products and services, add value to them and maximize their exposure! We're here to help.
At Kelso.Legal we provide with the notary public services you might need, in connection with your business needs.
Fabian is an attorney specialized in businesses and entrepreneurship. His work experience began on the year 2000. He has a Law Degree (Licentiate) from the University of Costa Rica, Rodrigo Facio campus, as well as Master's Degree (LL.M.) with emphasis in Business Law from the University of Georgia, U.S.A. He is incorporated to the Costa Rica Bar. He was Legal Counsel Central America for British American Tobacco Caribbean & Central America for three years. Previous to that he was legal counsel in ANS Abogacía, Negocios y Servicios, where he reviewed legal issues of Peninsula Papagayo, and also worked for many years in the now extinct Odio y Raven Law Firm, one of Costa Rica's most important firms at the time. He has ample experience as a corporate lawyer for companies in Central America, both local and regional. Among his areas of expertise are contracts, risk assessments, structure definition for businesses and projects, Competition and Consumer issues, due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, real estate and insurance. He has a strong technological background and he applies it to his work. He also has proved skills in managerial coordination and guidance of external counsel teams regarding litigation, contracts management, employment relations, and all corporate issues. He is a spanish native speaker, and also speaks english and french. He co-owns and manages two successful businesses located in Liberia, Guanacaste.
Master of Laws (LL.M.) Business Law. University of Georgia. Athens, Georgia, U.S.A.
Specialization in Notary Public and Registry. Latin University of Costa Rica.
Litentiate of Laws (Lic.) University of Costa Rica. Rodrigo Facio campus. San José, Costa Rica.
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