Profile submitted by Roberto Cordero
Costa Rican Bar Association; IBA; Costa Rican Bar Association’s Environmental Law Commission; AMCHAM’s Sustainable Committee Coordinator.
Mr Cordero heads Pacheco Coto's Environmental Law Division and is the foremost expert in Central America, counseling local and international corporate clients and public institutions throughout Latin America on environmental and regulatory frameworks, technological services, preventive environmental compliance, environmental due diligence with world bank standards, law enforcement and sustainable use of natural resources.
Education: Universidad Autónoma de Centroamérica (Licentiate in Law, 2001); Universidad Autónoma de Centroamérica / Universidad Carlos III, Madrid, Spain (Master in Public Ecological Law- Graduate, thesis in progress; University of Costa Rica (Licentiate in Law, 1990). Specialty: Environmental Management, Standard ISO:14001 Certified Auditor, ISO:9001 Auditor; FSSC 22000 Auditor, OHSAS 18001 Auditor; Expert: Environmental Audit Methodology ISO:14031:1999, ISO:1415:2001, ISO:19011:2011; LEED (2009); Social Responsibility (2008); Environmental Law Compliance and Verification in Latin America (2001). Languages: Spanish, English