Marco Esteban Arias is a member of the BDS Asesores’ Private Labor Law Practice, where he also frequently collaborates with the litigation practice and handles migratory matters. He advises employees from different industries in managing day-to-day issues in employment relationships as well as in planning strategic decisions in employment matters. Additionally, Marco specializes in drafting, reviewing and translating legal documents from Spanish to English and vice versa, as well as in providing in-house training in both languages to the firm’s clients. Marco also collaborates in the firm’s weekly column in the elempleo.com section of La Nacion, a national newspaper and media company.

Marco graduated with honors from the prestigious Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law in Chicago, Illinois in the Master's program for International Attorneys (LLM). He worked as a summer associate in the New York City office of Littler in 2016. Marco is currently completing the admission process to the New York State Bar Association.


  • LL.M., Northwestern University School of Law, 2016
  • Law Degree, Universidad de Costa Rica, Costa Rica, 2014


  • Spanish
  • English

Bar Admission

Costa Rica