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We are passionate about Costa Rica and providing successful outcomes for clients that choose to live, work or retire in Costa Rica. We will strive to offer the very best services.



With over 20 years of experience in Costa Rica. Headed by the author of the Legal Guide to Costa Rica, Roger Petersen, our firm has a sound base in the Costa Rica legal and business community, and we aim to put our resources to effective use for the success of our clients.


At the P Law Group we help people and businesses settle in Costa Rica. For more than 20 years we have been assisting expatriates and foreign investors to establish their presence in Costa Rica in an efficient and organized matter. We do this by personally guiding each of our clients step by step along the way.

We aim to put our resources to effective use for the success of our clients. Backed by by over 20 years of experience in Costa Rica you can rest assured that we do our best to ensure you have a successful and smooth experience in Costa Rica.

Attorney Roger Petersen

is a Costa Rica native, born in Costa Rica but educated in the United States and Costa Rica. Roger is a member of both the Costa Rican Bar Association and the Florida Bar. He has been practicing law since 1992.

Attorney Richard Philps

practiced law in Canada until 1998 when he moved to Costa Rica where he became a Costa Rican citizen and a member of the Costa Rican Bar Association.


2 weeks ago

Costa Rica Law

How do you find out about crime statistics in Costa Rica. In this video I go over the crime statistic information site of the judicial police (OIJ) of Costa Rica. Here you can search by Province, Canton and District to view crime statistics for particular areas. ... See MoreSee Less

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1 month ago

Costa Rica Law

The tax bill that was being discussed in the Costa Rican Legislature has been approved in the first debate. The bill now moves on to a 2nd vote and constitutional review prior to being implemented into law. For more details on the content of the proposed law checkout my article at ... See MoreSee Less

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2 months ago

Costa Rica Law

The public sector employee unions have declared a national strike against the tax reform bill that is pending approval in the Costa Rica legislature. What is the strike all about and how is the fiscal deficit of Costa Rica impacting those decisions. ... See MoreSee Less

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