Commercial Law

Our firm has extensive experience in civil and commercial matters stemming from many years counseling across industries, from incorporation to the active participation in the structuring, negotiation and undertaking of all kinds of businesses ventures.

True to our commercial law tradition, our lawyers are fully qualified to intervene in any commercial operation or contract, including agency, distribution and franchise agreements.

Litigation Law

In this area, we focus on the business of resolving civil and criminal disputes, serving the needs of clients who value extensive trial and appellate experience, solid case preparation and strategic planning.

When it comes to litigation before Courts in Nicaragua, experience is pivotal to success and our fifty years of successful litigation are unparalleled in the country.

The firm retains distinguished trial attorneys with experience in all kind of judicial cases before the Ordinary Courts, Courts of Appeals and the Supreme Court of Justice.


Property Law

Nicaragua has become an important property market, and our firm has vast experience advising in the formalization of real estate transactions in a secure and practical manner, considering issues as entity, nationality, resources, timing and tax benefits.

Our experience and legal advice is oriented to a wide range of real estate transactions, including financing, acquisition, selling, construction and development.

Investment Guidance / Foreign Direct Investment

The main legislation that governs foreign investment consists of Law No. 344 for the Promotion of Foreign Investments and its bylaws, as well as other sector-specific laws that provide incentives for investment. 

Our firm has extensive experience foreign (and domestic) investment matters stemming from many years counseling across industries, from incorporation to the active participation. 

The Country has signed and ratified more than 20 bilateral investment agreements. The U.S.-Central America Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA), includes investment protection obligations that supersede provisions of traditional bilateral investment agreement.


Trademarks & Patents

Nicaragua is a member of the Central American Agreement for the Protection of Industrial Property, and there is full protection under the law for intellectual property, including patents, trademarks and brand names. Nicaragua is also a member of the World Trade Organization and therefore adheres to the Agreements on the Trade Related Aspects of the Rights of Intellectual Property. 

Our Firm has substantial expertise in matters concerning trademarks and trade names, patents and industrial designs, copyrights, software, franchising, and the transfer of technology. Our services extend to infringement control, software protection, and consumers rights, among other.

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