Alejandro Montealegre > ECIJA > San Jose, Costa Rica > Lawyer Profile

ECIJA
AVENIDA ESCAZU, TORRE LEXUS
PISO 3. ESCAZU
SAN JOSÉ
Costa Rica

Work Department

Real Estate

Position

Partner

Career

Alejandro Montealegre is a member of ECIJA Costa Rica and manages the practices of Real Estate and Urban Planning at ECIJA Costa Rica.

In his 35 years of experience he has provided legal advice to companies, especially in the agricultural export sector and to urban development companies in the tourism sector. In 1988 he founded Montealegre Attorneys at Law, a boutique Firm that was absorbed by ECIJA Costa Rica in 2018.

He has participated in the creation of multiple divisions of various types: agricultural parcels, with constitution of conservation easements and sight. Constitution of horizontal, vertical, mixed and combined condominiums; of residential, commercial and tourist use, both in properties with property title, as in concessions in maritime land area and in special regimes.

Languages

Spanish and English

Memberships

Member of the Bar Association of the Republic of Costa Rica.

Education

He obtained his university degree from the University of Costa Rica as a Lawyer and as a Public Notary.

Lawyer Rankings

Costa Rica > Real estate

With ‘extensive knowledge‘ of real estate, the Costa Rican practice of global firm ECIJA continues to assist a local and international client base, including advising on changing government regulations. The team is headed by Guillermo E. Zúñiga, who specialises in complex high-value real estate transactions, and supported by Alejandro Montealegre, an expert in the agricultural export and urban development sectors, and associate Ana Cristina Mora. The group advises on a diverse array of matters, not limited to environmental issues, the acquisitions of real estate assets, construction agreements, due diligence processes and the obtaining of finance facilities. The team’s client roster extends across the agriculture, real estate, tourism and hospitality sectors. The arrival of Álvaro Quesada, who joined the firm from Aguilar Castillo Love in November 2020, further strengthened the team.