Luciana Pineda


Incorporated to the Bar Association in 2014.

Of Counsel of Facio & Cañas since 2017.

2017 - Currently: Facio & Cañas Environmental Portfolio Manager

2017 - Founder of Renova Legal, a legal firm specializing in litigation, legal advice and consulting on national and international environmental law issues.

2014 to 2015 - Attorney Director of the Environmental Department of Facio & Cañas

2015 - Member of the Environmental Committee, Bar Association.

2014 to 2015 - Member of the Environment Committee of AMCHAM Costa Rica representing Facio & Cañas.

2016 - American University Washington College of Law and the Organization of American States: Seminar on trade and environment taught by American Washington College of Law and the Organization of American States

2016 - American University Washington College of Law: Intensive course on International Environmental Law

2016 - University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law: Master's (LLM) in Environmental Law. Degree approved with the Excellence Award in the Master's Program – in recognition for academic performance, service to the faculty of law and commitment to the activities of the LLM community.

2014 - University of Costa Rica: Faculty of Law: Baccalaureate and Law Degree with a specialization in Environmental Law.

Thesis of Degree approved with Distinction.

Pineda S. Luciana, Country Commitments and Implementation Challenges on Climate Change, article, Firma Magazine, issue 11, issue 11, January 2017, p. 46-49, San Jose, Costa Rica.


Advanced oral and written English.

French spoken and written basic.

Environmental law, including related issues in the areas of administrative, corporate and criminal law.