Do you have a Will in your home country ? Is your will valid in Costa Rica ? Sit down with us and we can review what you have and recommend your best options for Costa Rica.
Costa Rica is a civil law legal system which is different from the common law system of the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. That is why it is important to understand the differences between the two systems when doing your estate planning.
When a foreigner passes away with assets in Costa Rica you will need to review your options to disuse those assets to the legal heirs. The probate process in Costa Rica can be overwhelming but we are here to help. We will walk you through the probate process in Costa Rica to make it as smooth as possible.