Firm Profile > Lang & Asociados > San Jose, Costa Rica

Lang & Asociados
PARQUE EMPRESARIAL FORUM, TORRE G, PISO 3
KILOMETRO ONCE DE AUTOPISTA PROSPERO FERNANDEZ, POZOS DE SANTA ANA
SAN JOSE
Costa Rica

Labour and employment Tier 2

The labour and employment team at Lang & Asociados covers a myriad of matters including day-to-day advice, the drafting of employment contracts, terminations and internal investigations. Department head Henry Lang and the 'highly analytical' Monica Romero advise clients from numerous sectors, such as outsourcing, software and medical devices, and frequently use alternative dispute resolution to resolve settlement negotiations with clients' former employees. Lang frequently combines his wealth of corporate experience with expertise in employment issues and Romero is also knowledgeable about immigration law. Associate Alejandro Garro provides key support on a wide range of labour matters.

Practice head(s):

Testimonials

‘The team has a lot of knowledge of this subject. Monica Romero is really good, including in cases involving the Ministry of Labour, and her conduct is very professional.’

‘They provide very good advice, seek out solutions and achieve results within a reasonable time frame. Monica Romero is outstanding. Henry Lang always follows up on cases.’

‘They stand out for their attention to detail, punctuality and prompt responses, as well as the strength of their arguments: they are clear and always follow the law. Their bilingual communication skills and client service are incomparable.’

‘Alejandro Garro is highly qualified, and drafts documents impeccably in English and Spanish. He is focused on achieving results and providing good client service.’

‘Monica is highly analytical and accessible. She is an expert who knows all the elements of labour matters.’

‘Henry is a true partner who cares about the client’s needs, not just as a business transaction. He deserves congratulations for putting together a high-end team.’

Key clients

Bill Gosling Outsourcing

Microsoft Corporation

Eurofins

Little Caesars

Medtronic

Nitinol Devices & Components/Confluent

Cloudpay

Indian Industries

United Collection Bureau

Precision Coating

Hillphoenix

ATL Technologies

Van Ru Credit

Westat

Widener University

Securelink

MasterCard

Builder Homesite

Sensient Technologies Corporation

Smart Fit

Biomerics

Corporate and M&A Tier 3

In addition to its particular strength in navigating the free trade zone regime, Lang & Asociados is a go-to firm for corporations establishing operations in Costa Rica or expanding their existing market presence. With a focus on the medical devices, electronics, software and outsourcing industries, team head Henry Lang and key partners Milena Jaikel and Juan Carlos Cersosimo provide interdisciplinary corporate advice at the intersection of real estate, labour and employment law.

Practice head(s):

Testimonials

‘They always respond with agility and precision. They get to the core of the matter and identify the smaller details and issues so that they can provide a deeper analysis.’

‘The team is exceptional. They are always available to resolve our problems in a professional manner and with solid support. Their response time is very good and the team makes sure that its answers and explanations can be understood by people who don’t have legal knowledge.’

‘Henry Lang and Milena Jaikel are very pleasant and respectful, and are always available to offer advice to deal with our concerns and problems. We can always be sure that any matter in the hands of Henry Lang and his team will be resolved and we won’t have any problems.’

‘Henry Lang is the very finest attorney I have ever worked with. He is an expert communicator with perfect bilingual language skills and has always protected me and the businesses I have represented with great skill and caring.’

‘Juan Carlos Cersosimo is an excellent communicator and is very strong on real estate issues.’

‘The Lang team is very good. One of its strong points is its follow-up on cases and as always Henry Lang sets a standard which his team meets.’

‘They look for answers, follow up constantly on matters, and keep clients updated on how the case is going. Milena Jaikel is one of the standouts. It is also worth highlighting the personal attention which Henry Lang gives to cases.’

Key clients

Bill Gosling Outsourcing

Microsoft Corporation

MasterCard

Eurofins

Little Caesars

Builder Homesite

Nitinol Devices & Components/Cofluent

Indian Industries

United Collection Bureau

Sensient Technologies Corporation

Smart Fit

Cloudpay

ATL Technologies

Biomerics

Real estate Tier 4

Lang & Asociados often assists clients with real estate issues related to expanding or setting up operations in the country. Other services offered by Henry Lang and his team include obtaining operation permits and the drafting of lease agreements.

Practice head(s):

Lang & Asociados is the law firm of choice for your projects in Costa Rica.  Our work is defined by a series of core elements, which we strive to uphold when providing our services and determine how we envision and structure the relationship with our clients:

Strategic legal ally.  We focus on fully understanding your particular business and needs, so our counseling is direct, to the point and specific for your successful establishment and consolidation in Costa Rica.

Attention at a partner level. We are a compact law firm, and that has been one of the key elements of our success.  We guarantee the direct and personal attention at a partner level, with the benefit of the highest quality of services and years of experience.

Each of our clients gets our undivided and prompt attention. Attention to your needs is immediate and always a priority.  We know you have a choice and thus push ourselves every day to offer the best legal services in our country.

Highest client loyalty and permanence ratio.  Our goal is to establish a strong relationship with our clients and we assist them in a long term basis as their trusted counsel over time.

Full service.  We have extensive experience in all legal fields, including but not limited to Foreign Investment; Corporate Law; Distribution Law; Contracts; Administrative Contracting Law; Real Estate; Copyright; Intellectual Property; Securities; Mining, Hydrocarbon and Natural Resources Law; International Business Transactions; Acquisitions; Litigation; Labor Law; Antitrust; Competition Law and Immigration Law.

Impeccable track record.  We take our clients and their matters very seriously, and each project as our own.  Our success record and satisfaction levels can be confirmed by our customers, whose recommendations we can gladly provide upon request.

International recognition.  Our firm and our attorneys have been top ranked for many consecutive years. Our members have legal studies in prestigious international Law Schools, such as Harvard and Georgetown.

Fully multilingual.  Our entire staff is multilingual, including attorneys and support personnel fluent in Spanish, English, French and Italian.

Department Name Email Telephone
Henry Lang hlang@langcr.com +(506) 2204 7871
Photo Name Position Profile
 Roberto Araya  photo Roberto Araya Partner
 Juan Carlos Cersosimo  photo Juan Carlos Cersosimo Partner
 Alejandro Garro  photo Alejandro Garro Associate
 Milena Jaikel  photo Milena Jaikel Partner
 Henry Lang  photo Henry Lang Managing Partner
 Monica Romero  photo Monica Romero Partner
English
Spanish
Italian
French