Carlos M. Valverde

Biography

Member of the Costa Rican Bar Association since 1984.

Member of New York Bar Association 1988.

Partner of Facio & Cañas since 1984.

Foreign Associate , Fox Horan & Camerini, New York, NY, U.S.A (1987-1988).


Phone number: (506) 2105-3739 / (506) 2257-8015  Fax: (506) 2105-3691

Email: cvalverde@fayca.com 

Professor of Private Law: Escuela Libre de Derecho, Universidad Autónoma de Centroamérica.

Professor of Commercial Law: University of Costa Rica Law School.

Professor International Trade: University of Costa Rica Law School; University of Costa Rica Business Administration School.

Professional Projects:

Country Coordinator (1988-1994) and Director (1990-1994), Inter-American Bar Foundation

Country Coordinator (1997-2007), Co-Chair (2001-2007) Latin American Sub-Committee, Business Law Section, American Bar Association

Member:

Young Presidents Organization “YPO”, Costa Rica (member, 2002-2009)

World Presidents Organization “WPO”, Costa Rica (member, 2009 to date).

Board Activity:

Cámara de Constructores de Carreteras y Puentes.

Bufete Facio & Cañas.

Costa Rican Museum of Art.

Grupo Corporativo Tres Erres S.A.

Costa Rican-American Bi-National Institute.

Los Reyes, S.A. Urban Project.

Asociación Empresarios en el Arte.

Asociación de Amigos del Museo de Arte Costarricense.

Asociación Ticos y Nicas: Somos Hermanos.

Ronald McDonald Foundation.

Costa Rican National Children’s Hospital.

Lincoln School.

Academic Career:

Universidad Interamericana, Master in Humanities, (2007-2008).

Harvard University, Program on Privatization and Regulatory Reform, (1999).

Instituto Centroamericano de Administración de Empresas (INCAE) and Georgetown University Law Center, Program on “Legal Aspects of International Business”. Francisco de Sola Campus, Managua, Nicaragua (1998-1999).

American Bar Association, “The Law of International Trade and Economic Relations” (course given by Prof. John H. Jackson), Arlie, Virginia, U.S.A. (1998).

Georgetown University Law Center (LL.M., Master Common Law Studies 1986-1987)

University of Costa Rica Law School (Licenciado en Derecho, 1977-1982)

Academic Awards:

Fulbright Scholar, Government of the United States of America (1986-1988).

The Latin American Investors’ Companion – Costa Rica.  Euromoney Books & IMF Editora Ltda. (edited by DURÁN, Berta and ALLEN, Stuart), Rio de Janeiro, 1994.

Spanish-English

Corporate Law

Mergers & Acquisitions

Investment Structuring

Banking and Finance

Negotiation

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