Cristian Monge A.
Partner - Costa Rica
Cristhian has been a member of the Private Labor Law Department since 2011 and became a partner in 2018. His dissertation work to obtain his Law Degree was titled “International Framework Agreements in collective labor law.
Binding or non-binding nature of said agreements under the Costa Rican legal framework based on the applicable labor laws” (“Los Acuerdos Marco Internacionales en materia de Derecho Laboral Colectivo. Vinculatoriedad o no de los mismos en el ordenamiento jurídico interno costarricense, según la legislación laboral vigente”), and was approved with distinction.
He obtained his Law Degree from Universidad de Costa Rica, with a Major in Technology, E-commerce, Telecommunications, and Intellectual Property. Cristhian also obtained a bachelor’s degree in Political Sciences. In addition, he teaches Labor Law I at college.
Cristhian has also completed the master’s Program in Labor Law and Social Security at Universidad Estatal a Distancia. He is a regular contributor to elempleo.com section of La Nación newspaper in Costa Rica.