Ramón María Yglesias Piza

Ramón María Yglesias Piza is our exclusively recommended Commercial Law expert in Costa Rica on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Ramón directly using the contact details listed above.

Our years in the legal business determine the essence of our success, based on knowledge, experience and service. Our commitment is to be diligent, always maintaining direct contact with our clients. This provides a closer client/attorney relationship that results in efficiency towards the goals of our clients. We actively participate in workshops, seminars and our senior attorneys are well-known professors of our most prestigious Law Schools.

Our team counts with attorneys of experience and knowledge of the local and global circumstances prepared to provide high-quality legal services in a globalised and service-oriented economy.

Firm Overview:

Founded in 1939, Mora Yglesias & Associates has proved to be a solid firm of high ethical standards and a commitment of service to our customers.

We have attorneys of great experience and knowledge of both the local and global context, who have consistently provided legal services of quality to the tenor of a globalised economy. Furthermore, we have amassed legal, social and political-strategic alliances that prepare us for any challenge and distinguish us from our competitors.

Our law firm is a pioneer in the development of international law firm networks.

Languages:

In our firm, we speak Spanish and English. Some speak German, Italian and French.

Jorge Mora Chacón

Jorge Mora Chacón is our exclusively recommended Corporate Services expert in Costa Rica on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Jorge directly using the contact details listed above.

Costa Rica is a rugged, rainforested Central American country with coastlines on the Caribbean and Pacific. Though its capital, San Jose, is home to cultural institutions like the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, Costa Rica is known for its beaches, volcanoes, and biodiversity. Roughly a quarter of its area is made up of protected jungle, teeming with wildlife including spider monkeys and quetzal birds.

Our mission is to become the strategic partners of our clients by helping them to achieve their business objectives through the security of financial information, through administrative efficiency, through risk management and through compliance with the legal regulations of the country

In ACESA, we offer quality and timely service, in accordance with the needs of our customers, thereby creating the added value that they require.

Some of the reasons that our customers prefer us:

  • We build and maintain long-term relationships and mutual benefits with our customers;
  • We are flexible and are adaptable to changing circumstances within the company;
  • We are members of Geneva Group International, a network of accountants, lawyers and consultants that is ranked among the top 10 global networks;
  • We provide legal certainty in the tax calculations that businesses are required to report;
  • We are attentive to all opportunities for tax savings by analysing changes in legislation and keeping an eye on adherence to tax regulations;
  • We keep our customers informed of changes in tax laws.

ACESA is a recognised consulting firm with more than 20 years of experience in Costa Rica and in Central America. We specialise in providing high quality administrative and financial solutions to demanding clients who need to ensure that their processes are efficient and rapid. We have been an exclusive partner of  Geneva Group International in Costa Rica since 2007.

Our managing partner, Jorge Mora Chacon, has been a certified public accountant for more than 25 years, with a degree in Business Administration and Finance and a Masters in Tax Consulting. He has extensive local and international experience.

Jorge Alers

Jorge Alers is our exclusively recommended Emerging Markets expert in Costa Rica on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Jorge directly using the contact details listed above.

Costa Rica is a rugged, rain forested Central American country with coastlines on the Caribbean and Pacific. Though its capital, San Jose, is home to cultural institutions like the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, Costa Rica is known for its beaches, volcanoes, and biodiversity. Roughly a quarter of its area is made up of protected jungle, teeming with wildlife including spider monkeys and quetzal birds.

Jorge is Dentons’ Chief Executive Officer for Latin America and the Caribbean, helping to position Dentons for presence, client service and growth in the region.

Jorge previously served as the general counsel and general manager of the Legal Department of the Inter-American Development Bank and, on a separate occasion, as general counsel of the Inter-American Investment Corporation, the IDB Group’s private sector financing agency.

Jorge also was a partner and head of the Latin America Practice Group at Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker, as well as a partner and head of the Latin American Practice Group for Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering in Washington, DC. In these roles, he focused on providing legal support to international clients making investments in emerging markets, with a particular focus on the Latin American region.

A dual citizen of Costa Rica and the United States, Jorge has been a guest lecturer at Harvard Law School, Wharton and American University, and at numerous conferences on private equity and project finance, among other areas of international finance. He earned his JD from Harvard Law School and his undergraduate degree from Colorado State University.