Regulation Directory project - Costa Rica

Legal Jurisdictions

Costa Rica

Lawyer Title(s)

Abogado/a / Notario

Regulator(s) of Admission

The Bar Association of Costa Rica issues licences to individuals.


Regulator(s) of Practice

The Bar Association of Costa Rica


Disciplinary Authorities

The Bar Association of Costa Rica


Other Bodies involved in Regulation of the Legal Profession

Dirección Nacional de Notariado is involved in the regulation of Notaries (Notarios).


Primary Legislative Source

Ley Orgánica del Colegio de Abogados No. 13 de 28 de octubre de 1941; Codigo Notarial Ley 7764.


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