Rafael Valverde

Costa Rica

Rafael Valverde has washed cars for Hertz Rental and driven red taxies around San Jose. Now he’s an immigration attorney at his own boutique law firm, Outlier Legal Services, and an outspoken advocate for immigrant/expat rights in Costa Rica. He’s also a controversial social commentator on all aspects of life and politics in his country. He lives with his wife, Dawn, in Escazu, Costa Rica.

A Tale Of Two Countries: Inequality In Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a divided country. Attorney Rafael Valverde talks about inequality in...

A Glass Of Merlot (Or Why Doing Business In Costa Rica Can Be Challenging)

Attorney Rafael Valverde muses on how the culture of "style over substance" can...