Attorney & Notary Fee Schedule

In Costa Rica the law establishes the minimum fees that Lawyers and Notaries may chage for their services.  They may charge more than the minimum fees but they are not allowed to charge below the minimum scale.   In Costa Rica there are more than 25,000 licensed lawyers and 9,000 of t
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Policing the Legal Profession

To be a Lawyer in Costa Rica you must graduate from one of the approved law schools in Costa Rica.   There is only one public university Law School, the Unviersity of Costa Rica School of Law and at least 15 private university law schools.   Students go straight in
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