Finestra & Associates

We Help Secure
Your Future

Since 2010 we have assisted clients obtain Residency & Citizenship in Paraguay

Paraguay

About

PARAGUAY: A world of opportunities – At Finestra & Associates, we pride ourselves on providing excellent professional services, supported by over a decade of immigration experience. Since the inception of the firm in 2010, immigration law has been our heart and soul; our only focus. Over the years, we have helped a significant number of families and individuals obtain permanent residency permits. We have also assisted clients in obtaining citizenship.

As a local company based in Asuncion, we have a thorough knowledge of Paraguay immigration laws and procedures. We understand what the authorities expect and insist on, including the bureaucratic complexities and pitfalls. As your advisors, we take the time to fully understand your needs and those of every member of your family. Accordingly, we define the steps necessary to meet your goals.

We conduct our business with integrity, efficiency, and discipline and our fees are transparent and competitive. We speak fluent Spanish and English.

Services

Immigration law is continually evolving. We believe that changes are coming that will create an increasingly restrictive residency process in many parts of the world. That seems to be the trend.

We expect Paraguay to be no exception, and soon will have to modify the application process. If you are serious about living in Paraguay, you may want to consider the merits of permanent residency or citizenship.

For Individuals and Families:

For more information on residency permits, citizenship, and complementary services take a look at paraguayresidency.com.

For Companies:

Paraguay Map

Team

At Finestra & Associates immigration law firm, our lawyers have the knowledge and experience to guide our clients through the complexity of immigration proceedings with confidence.

We are committed to helping individuals, families, companies, businesses, and investors find new homes in Paraguay and create promising futures for them.

Geronimo Finestra

Attorney | Founder

Gabriela Finestra

Attorney

Julio Encina

Attorney

Sebastian A. Araujo

Business Administrator

William P. Gabbiani

IT Professional

Join The Team

Our Fees

Finestra & Associates will start by determining the requirements to accomplish your goals. Once we know your needs, we will offer you a flat fee so you can plan 

your trip with peace of mind. Until then, the range below gives you a good idea.

Permanent Residency Permit

Administrative Fee – We charge a fixed administrative fee of US$ 1,500 per applicant.  The above amount consists of various fees (government, notary, national and local police, medical examination, courier, etc).

Translation costs are borne by the customer at the effective cost (3rd party service).

Legal Fees – Once we know your needs, we will offer you a flat fee so you can plan your trip with peace of mind. Until then, the range below gives you a good idea. Be aware that we are just as cost-conscious and careful as you are. With us, you can expect value for money and the experience of a specialized company.  We differentiate among 3 categories of applicants.  The groups differ in complexity and consequently amount of work.

Category 1

Applicants from Mexico, South & Central America, and certain Spanish-speaking countries.

Legal fees

US$ 1,750 - 2,250

per applicant

Category 2

Applicants from English speaking countries, European countries & certain Asian countries.

Legal fees

US$ 2,750 - 3,250

per applicant

Category 3

Applicants from all other countries that need visa.

Legal fees

Price Upon Request

per applicant

Citizenship

US$ 30,000 initial retainer fee per Applicant. Total fees may vary from US$ 70-100,000. There is no assurance that the authorities will grant citizenship.

Hourly Fees - Other Services:

Hourly rate: US$ 125

Contact

We look forward to hearing from you!

Edificio Trading Park - Asuncion
Geronimo Finestra

Geronimo Finestra

Attorney I Founder of Finestra & Associates

A licensed attorney since 2004. Supreme Court of Justice Professional Registration Nº 12637. Fluent in Spanish and English; colloquial Portuguese.

He worked for Citibank N.A., the Ministry of Public Works and Constructions, the World Bank and Interamerican Development Bank. Since 2010, his main focus is immigration law.

Gabriela Finestra

Attorney

A licensed attorney since 2008. Supreme Court of Justice Professional Registration Nº 30,575. Fluent in Spanish and English with colloquial French.

Gabriela joined Finestra & Associates in 2012. Before that, she worked for the British Embassy, an intellectual property law firm, and the World Bank.

Julio Encina

Attorney

A licensed attorney since 2012. Supreme Court of Justice Professional Registration Nº 44,026. Fluent in Spanish.

Julio joined Finestra & Associates in 2013 and has gathered a wealth of knowledge in immigration law.

Sebastian A. Araujo

Business Administrator

Studied in business administration. Joined Finestra & Associates in 2022. Fluent in Spanish and English.

Worked for various real estate companies as an administrator.

William P. Gabbiani

IT Professional

Received his Paraguayan cedula in 2022 and joined Finestra & Associates in the same year.

Studied in accounting. Fluent in English, Italian, French, and Greek. Learning Spanish.