Roberto Leiva


Member of the Costa Rican Bar Association since 1987.

Partner of Facio & Cañas since 1989.

Phone number: (506) 2105-3738 / (506) 83804778  Fax: (506) 2105-3610


Currently member Board of Directors of Refinadora Costarricense de Petróleo (RECOPE)

Currently member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission of the Costa Rican Lawyers Bar

Registered as an arbitrator with the arbitration centers of the Costa Rican Chamber of Commerce, the Costa Rican American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) and the Costa Rican Lawyers Bar.

Board Member and Managing Partner of Facio & Cañas for several years.


LL.M. degree in International Law from the American University (Washington, D.C., 1989).

University of Costa Rica 1987

Spanish - English

Corporate Law

International Transactions

Real Estate

Civil and Commercial Litigation


Intelectual Property