Robert van der Putten

"The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but building the new" -Socrates-.

 Born 1972. Admitted to bar 1996, Costa Rica. Notary Public ,1996.

EDUCATION: Universidad Internacional de las Americas (Juris Doctor, Academic Honors, 1995); University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Business Administration, 1990-1992). Professor: Public International Law, Universidad Internacional de Las Americas, 1998.

MEMBERSHIPS: Costa Rican Bar Association, International Trademark Association.

CAREER: Founding Partner, Sfera Legal, (2012-today); Founding Partner, Feinzaig, Scharf & van der Putten, (2000-2012); Board Member of ALICO COSTA RICA, S.A., (August 2012-today); Director of ASOPAPAGAYO since 2010; Board Member of Panamerican Life Insurance Costa Rica, (2010-today); Founding Director, Central American and the Caribbean Oil Extractors Association (ACCEA); Associate Attorney, Facio & Cañas, (1996-2000).

LANGUAGES: Spanish and English.

PRACTICE AREAS: Mergers and Acquisitions, Banking Law, General Corporate Law, International Business Transactions, Telecommunications Law, Real Estate Law and Development, and Complex Litigation.

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