Mrs Gina Alexandra Hernández Vólquez > Alburquerque Abogados – Consultores > Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic > Lawyer Profile

Alburquerque Abogados – Consultores
C.P. 1014
Dominican Republic

Work Department



Corporate Business Partner


In the professional exercise, some of her highlights are her participation in major negotiations for the acquisition and development of important tourism projects in the national territory, as well as its participation in the purchase and sale of developments in the tourism sector, including the design and implementation for the legal management of tourist projects, from due diligence, to assistance in financing, the construction, management and obtaining of permits and licenses, and negotiations of agreements for the construction and implementation of them. She also focuses its activity on the consulting and development of strategies for the implementation of corporate structures and the implementation of businesses of all kinds in corporate and tax matters, including the reorganization of corporate groups and corporate preparation for the restructuring of multinational companies and groups, as well as tax advice for the use of tax incentives and the maximization of profits covered by current legislation.

Her experience covers advising family-run businesses as well as large national and international companies in areas as diverse as industrial, services, free zones and finance, among others.


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  • Education

    Master in Business Law and International Litigation – Universidad Rey Juan Carlos de España y la Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, 2012

    Bachelors of Law Summa Cum Laude – Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, 2006

Lawyer Rankings

Dominican Republic > Corporate and M&A

Alburquerque Abogados – Consultores benefits from its membership of the Terralex network, which supports the firm when taking on cross-border work, including advising foreign clients on setting up new entities in the Dominican Republic. The team also handles M&A and the implementation of commercial strategies for companies from the tourism, retail and finance sectors. The hotel sector is also a growing area of strength. Managing partner José Manuel Alburquerque Prieto runs the team with Gina Hernández Vólquez.

Dominican Republic > Tax

Alburquerque Abogados – Consultores‘ tax team is praised for its ‘focus on obtaining the best result for the client and efficiently establishing priorities‘, offering a broad practice which covers tax consulting, tax planning, litigation and the application of tax incentives (such as under the free zone regime). While the group predominantly acts for international companies, its client base also includes domestic companies and high-profile individuals. Managing partner José Manuel Alburquerque Prieto and Gina Alexandra Hernández Vólquez lead the team, which was bolstered by the addition of senior associate Maycar Johanna Mejía Barros from a role in the court system in April 2022.

Dominican Republic > Real estate and tourism

José Manuel Alburquerque Prieto, Laura Polanco Coste, and Gina Alexandra Hernández Vólquez lead the ‘innovative and capable‘ team at Alburquerque Abogados – Consultores, which advises on the full range of real estate and tourism matters, including foreign investments in the tourism sector, real estate and project finance, construction and environmental licensing, and tax issues. The practice was strengthened by the addition of senior associate Maycar Mejía Barros, whose work includes advising on permits for aviation and tour operations, from a role at the Constitutional Court in April 2022.