In 2002, Alegalis was founded with the idea of ​​distinguishing ourselves from the provision of traditional legal and notarial services. Today, Alegalis has transcended, transforming us into a business center for our clients, generating synergies that drive their growth.

“We believe in transcending our traditional legal functions, providing a business approach with a genuine interest in business progress, generating synergies that drive the growth of our clients, since we understand that their success is our best letter of introduction.”

“With more than 25 years of experience, we cover all branches of law, with a special focus on Real Estate Law, Corporate Law, Litigation, Intellectual Property, Probono and Energy.”

“We have and continue to represent multinational companies as well as small and medium-sized companies in all areas, accompanying them in their growth until they become leaders in their industry.”

About Us

With more than 50 years of combined experience, we have accompanied leading multinational companies in their industry, as well as small and medium-sized companies in their growth, covering all areas of law, with a special focus on: Corporate Law, Litigation, Real Estate Development and Energy.

The positive response from our clients has earned us recognition from the international rankings Chambers&Partners and Legal500 as one of the “Leading Firms” in Guatemala.

Where are we?

Given the growing opportunities between Latin America and Asia, we have established operations in Hong Kong in addition to our offices in Guatemala and Central America through our LEGIC alliance, which allows our clients to access integrated services throughout the region. Likewise, we have strategic alliances in Mexico and the USA.


We believe that, to transcend, every business needs, in addition to a good leader, a team that, in addition to traditional legal advice, provides a business approach with a genuine interest in the costs and benefits for the client. Our mission is to create new opportunities for our clients, offering unique tools and contacts, without lack of resources or creativity and always adhering to ethical practices.

We get involved to create new opportunities by offering unique tools and contacts, without skimping on resources or creativity, always adhering to ethical practices




More than 50 lawyers in the region, integrating with our clients as part of their team to expand opportunities and provide efficient solutions.

Our clients

Focusing on the private sector, we represent various leading brands in the fashion and consumer goods industry with active intellectual property protection; leading multinational companies in the food industry; pharmaceutical industry; international telecommunications companies; to the main real estate developers in the region; We have participated in the majority of energy tenders in recent years representing the main hydroelectric and biogas industries. Likewise, we actively represent and defend the interests of individuals and support a broad portfolio of ventures that benefit from our social responsibility program for startups.

Practice areas

Civil Litigation and Arbitration

Real Estate Law Department

Department of Criminal Law

Notarial Department

Corporate and M&A

Tax Department

Strategic Alliances



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“Alegalis is an active dispute resolution team that frequently advises on a wide variety of contentious matters for clients in the energy, real estate, healthcare and financial services industries in Guatemala. The department has expertise in civil, commercial and criminal litigation.”

Chambers & Partners 2023

“The respected Alegalis practice group enjoys experience spanning a range of real estate mandates. The firm is routinely instructed by property developers and companies to handle major land and property acquisitions, as well as to assist with the negotiation of lease agreements. The department is also well versed in disputes related to real estate and administrative matters.”

Chambers & Partners 2023

“They have a lot of people on the team, so they always respond quickly to customer problems”

The Legal 500 2023


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Central America

We have offices in
El Salvador, Honduras,
Nicaragua and Costa Rica.

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