Our team

Central Coordination from Costa Rica offices, allowing you to have a single point of contact and access to the best professionals in the region according to your requirements.

Federico Jenkins

Mr. Jenkins is a lawyer and notary public with an LL.M. from the University of Miami. He also holds a B.S. in Business Administration and an M.S. in Computer Science from the  University of Costa Rica.

Prior to  founding CCA, he  worked with and international company  2000 -13,  He began as Legal Manager for Central America, then in 2004 he was appointed Legal and Corporate Affairs Director for the Caribbean and Central America.  From 2011-13, he served  as  country  manager for Panama. As an attorney for almost 30 years, he has  developed vast experience working as a business lawyer in Costa Rica and the U.S. In Miami from 1996-2000, he worked for Mitrani, Rynor, Adamsky, Macaulay & Zorrilla P.A. while also serving as Financial and Operations Principal of C.R. Financial Inc. He was a founding partner of Jenkins y Jenkins Abogados S.A., in San Jose, where he worked since 1984 Mr. Jenkins has been a member of the Costa Rican Bar since 1985 and a member of the Costa Rican Economic and Social Sciences Professional Association since 1986.  He has been a foreign legal consultant registered with the Florida Bar since 1996 and member of the New York Bar since 2000.  Mr. Jenkins is fluent in Spanish, English fjenkins@ccastrategy.com

Mariamalia Guillen

Ms. Guillen is a lawyer and Certified Public Accountant with a Master Degree in Law Business from Francisco de Vitoria University, Spain.

Ms. Guillen has more than ten years experience working for a multinational company with a global vision of the business. Her expertise includes building proactive stakeholder engagement, advocacy as well as reputation management for controversial industries, internal and external business communications, legal &  regulatory and tax & treasury advice, marketing research, forecasting, accounting and auditing. Ms. Guillen has been a member of the Costa Rican Bar since 2012, a member of the Costa Rican Public Accounting Association since 2003 and a member of the board of directors of the Costa Rica International Chamber of Commerce since 2013.  She is fluent in Spanish and English.mguillen@ccastrategy.com