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The best way to get residency in Costa Rica is to have an expert at Meléndez & Bonilla help you with every step of the residency process. With over 25 years of experience serving a diverse range of clients, our expert team of lawyers have handled almost every kind of situation and can help you navigate the Costa Rican immigration system in the best way possible to ultimately benefit you and your family.

Contacting us puts you under no obligation and is a step that every person should take to ensure that their residency and retirement plans have accounted for everything you might encounter. Surprises in residency and retirement are rarely good news, so having a strong, local partner in Meléndez & Bonilla is a great way to avoid those surprises so that you can easily deal with them.

We offer a number of different ways to contact us for information pertaining to your particular residency or retirement needs, both from within Costa Rica and the United States and Canada and also from the rest of the world.

Contact Information:

Law Firm Meléndez & Bonilla
3335 10th Avenue
Avenue 10 between Calles 33 and 35
100 meters south and 250 meters east from Casa Italia
In front of the Venezuelan Embassy
San José, Costa Rica 10104

Contact Phone & E-Mail:
Local Telephone: (011) (506) 2224-2800
Toll free Telephone (US and Canada): 1-800-378-7542


Our Office Hours:
8:00-5:00 Central American Time ( GMT -6 or EST -1 )
Don’t hesitate to call us for any reason
Meléndez & Bonilla has the experienced staff it takes to help you live here happily or to succeed in a Costa Rican business.
Meléndez & Bonilla can help.


The information contained in this website is not to be construed as legal or tax advice. If you have questions, or desire legal or tax advice, please contact us through one of the methods above.