Edgar Odio Rohrmoser



Practice Areas

Academic Background

  • Diploma in Competition´s Economics, KING´S COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON (2008-2009).
  • Diploma in EU´s Competition Law, KING´S COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON (2000-2001).
  • Master’s degree in LATAM Government, Essex University, Colchester, UK (1992)
  • Diploma in Politics, Essex University, Colchester, UK (1991)
  • JD Law degree, University of Costa Rica (1989)

Memberships and Professional Experience

  • Partner at Facio & Cañas.
  • Law Professor, State Theory, University of Costa Rica.
  • Law Professor, Competition Law, La Salle University.
  • Director of AMCHAM´s Legal Committee (2018)
  • Member of AMCHAM and UCCAEP.
  • Senior Advisor in competition law for UNCTAD (2009-2010)
  • Former member of the National Competition´s Commission (2008-2011)

Awards and Recognitions

  • Chivening Scholar, UK Counsel (1990-1992)


  • Competition Law in Central America and the Years to Come, Competition Law in Latin America, Wolters Kruger (2016)
  • Costa Rican Chapter of “The Merger Control” (2013-2019)
  • Costa Rican Chapter of “The Dominance and Monopolies Review” (2014-2019)