Founding Partner – COLBS

Sebastián is a sharp, analytical and incisive attorney, with more than 20 years of experience working in relevant law firms in Costa Rica. As a business oriented individual his academic achievements include an Undergraduate Degree in Business, a Tax Specialization, and an LL.M. in Corporate Law from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). In his professional practice, he has been active in complex issues regarding transactional, corporate and real estate developments involving long term leases, and mergers and acquisitions, as well as in data privacy compliance programs, estate planning and civil litigation. His practice areas are Corporate Law, Business Law, Real Estate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Data Privacy Law.

  • 2006 – 2007 LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE (LSE), London, England. Master’s Degree in Corporate Law (LL.M.)
  • 2004 INSTITUTO TECNOLÓGICO DE COSTA RICA (ITCR), San José, Costa Rica. Program of Domestic and International Tax Law
  • 1995 – 2002 UNIVERSIDAD DE COSTA RICA (UCR), San José, Costa Rica. Degree in Law
  • 1995 – 2002 UNIVERSIDAD DE COSTA RICA (UCR), San José, Costa Rica. Notary Public
  • 1995 – 2000 UNIVERSIDAD LATINOAMERICANA DE CIENCIA Y TECNOLOGÍA (ULACIT), San José, Costa Rica. Bachelor in Business Administration
  • 2018 COLBS Legal Studio, Founding Partner
  • 2005 – 2017 LEX COUNSEL, Associate
  • 1998 – 2005 PACHECO COTO, Associate
  • 1997 – 1998 GRUPO SAMA, Stock Brokers