Ramón María Yglesias Piza

Partner Mora Yglesias & Associates

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  • Costa Rica

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12th Av, 21st & 23rd St
San Jose Costa Rica

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Law School Graduate, Law Faculty, University of Costa Rica (Universidad de Costa Rica)

Recent formation.

Anticorruption and Good Governance Seminar, Pan American University of Mexico.

Program for Perfecting of Managerial Competencies, Business Studies Institutes (Instituto de Estudios Empresariales)

Current activities (most relevant)

Lawyer and public Notary, partner at Mora Yglesias & Asociados.

Member of the Civil and Commercial Commission of the Costa Rican Bar Association.

Executive Director and legal advisor at CADEC (Cámara de Distribuidores y Exhibidores Cinematográficos de Costa Rica, Costa Rican Chamber of Movie Distributors and Exhibitors).

Arbiter of the Center for the Resolution of Conflicts of the Architects and Engineers Professional Association.

Member of CANARA (Cámara Nacional de Radio, National Chamber of the Radio) Honor Tribunal.

Other professional activities undertaken (most relevant)

Executive Sub-director and legal advisor of FEDECAÑA (Federación de Cámaras de Productores de Caña, Federation of Chambers of Sugarcane Producers)

1994-2008: University teacher of Civil Procedural Law, Real Estate Law and Commercial Law, in the University of Costa Rica and the Autonomous University of Central America.

2003-2005: Intellectual property and external commerce advisor of the Chamber of Agricultural Supplies of Costa Rica in the negotiation of the DR-CAFTA.

2005: Proprietary member of the National Commission for the Consumer.

2002: Executive President of the Costa Rican Institute for the Ports of the Pacific (INCOP, Instituto Costarricense de Puertos del Pacífico).

2001-2002: Vice Minister of Foreign Trade.

Other activities

For several consecutive years, I have served as an instructor in courses for the professional update of the Honor Tribunals of the Architects and Engineers Professional Association.

I have participated in the writing of several laws in different areas.

I have taught multiple conferences on Procedural Law, Real Estate Law, Registry Law and Intellectual Property Law.

I have dedicated myself to the study of the principles of public and private law.

Firm Description

Founded in 1939, Mora Yglesias & Associates has proved to be a solid firm of high ethical standards and a commitment of service to our customers.

We have attorneys of great experience and knowledge of both the local and global context, who have consistently provided legal services of quality to the tenor of a globalized economy. Furthermore, we have amassed legal, social and political-strategic alliances that prepare us for any challenge and distinguish us from our competitors.

Our law firm is a pioneer in the development of international law firm networks.

Areas of Practice

Our years in the legal business determine the essence of our success, based on knowledge, experience and service. Our commitment is to be diligent, always maintaining direct contact with our clients. This provides a closer client/attorney relationship that results in efficiency towards the goals of our clients. We actively participate in workshops, seminars and our senior attorneys are well-known professors of our most prestigious Law Schools.

Our team counts with attorneys of experience and knowledge of the local and global circumstances prepared to provide high-quality legal services in a globalized and service-oriented economy.


In our firm, we speak Spanish and English. Some speak German, Italian and French.