The Firm

Navas & Asociados (N&A) is a Costa Rica full-service “boutique” law firm, where we are convinced that our clients deserve the best and most efficient attention. Our professionals work hard to reach the highest levels of efficiency, honesty and loyalty towards our clients. More than just legal services, we provide personalized high-quality legal counseling to those who honor us by choosing our firm as their trusted attorneys and counselors.

We offer extensive experience in advising foreign and national corporations and individuals who would like to improve the way their businesses perform, relocate or start operations in Costa Rica. Within our practice areas are Litigation and Conflict Resolution, Corporate and Commercial Law, Labor and Employment Law, Real Estate Transactions, Immigration Services (Costa Rica residencies and working permits), Intellectual Property (trademarks, trade secrets and copyrights), Consumer Rights and Antitrust Law, Tax Law, Representation of Foreign Corporations (Agency Law) and Notary Services. We also have broad experience in processing and obtaining all operation permits necessary to conduct business in Costa Rica.

We are conscious that each client has specific needs, and that each project or dream involves a great deal of effort and hard work. Therefore, our goal is to make sure that your projects are brought to reality safely, without assuming unnecessary risks and with the certainty that while you dedicate your time to what you do best, we are taking care of your legal matters and protecting your interests. 


Our founding partner, Rogelio Navas, was first ranked by Chambers and Partners Latin America in the 2010 Guide. Back then it was stated: “Rogelio Navas enters the rankings following widespread recommendations for his skills in complex corporate deals.”


In the 2012 Chambers and Partners Latin America Guide Rogelio Navas was identified as one of the “two other rising stars in the firm” where he was practicing back then.

The 2014 Chambers and Partners Latin America Guide ranked Rogelio Navas as a “Notable Practitioner” and “key contact”. It was also stated that “Rogelio was praised equally by clients and coworkers for his activity and knowledge of the labor sector. His practice also covers corporate matters”.

The 2015 Chambers and Partners Latin America Guide once again mentioned Rogelio Navas and stated that “His level of responsiveness is fantastic,” and ads that he is very good in labour law matters.”

According with the Chambers and Partners 2016 Latin America Guide, Mr. Navas “is recognised for his activity within the labour sphere. His broad practice covers corporate labour law, corporate law, IP and litigation.”

Also in 2016, our firm was ranked as “2016 LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR”, by the Employment Law Experts guide.