Ariel Leiva

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Ariel is a Director of BLP in the San Jose office in Costa Rica. He specializes in the practice areas of Banking & Finance and Business Law.

In Banking & Finance, Ariel has experience providing legal advice related to credit services and financing for major local and international banks and financial institutions. He also has experience advising on and structuring complex loan agreements, as well as forming fiduciary trusts.

In the practice of Business Law, Ariel advises national and transnational companies on a variety of day-to-day matters.

He joined the BLP team in 2016 as an Associate, after working for 5 years at the firm Gómez & Galindo.  Earlier in his career, he worked for the firms Robles, Oreamuno & Asociados and Facio Abogados.

  • Business Law
  • Banking & Finance

Education

  • Currently studying an Specialization in Legaltech, ADEN Business School, 2022.

  • Masters degree in Business Law, Universidad de Cooperación Internacional, Costa Rica, 2022.

  • Specialization in Notary Law, Universidad La Salle, Costa Rica, 2011.

  • Law degree, Universidad de Costa Rica, Costa Rica, 2010.

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English
  • Costa Rica Bar Association: Member