Legal Assistance

Please note: The Department of State assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the entities or individuals whose names appear on the following lists. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department or the U.S. government. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information on the list is provided directly by the local service providers; the Department is not in a position to vouch for such information.

June 2022

The United States Embassy in San Salvador has consular jurisdiction for all of El Salvador.

For Air Mail rates from the United States to El Salvador, please visit the United States Postal Service (USPS). Registered mail may be sent through the Salvadoran Postal Service. Return receipts are available. International reply coupons are not available in El Salvador at this time to prepay a reply from the addressee.

Credit reports can usually be obtained through banks or through commercial reporting agencies such as Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., and American Foreign Credit Underwriters. For individuals seeking counsel for adoptions or issues of family law, you may choose any lawyer from the list.

Lawyer’s List

Corte Suprema de Justicia (CSJ)
Dirección de Investigación Profesional
Centro de Gobierno
San Salvador, El Salvador
Tel.: (503) 2271-8888 x-3310 & 3348
Fax: (503) 2231-8300 x-3370

Language abilities: Fluent (F) Good (G) Limited (L)