Mr Alberto Reyes > Guzmán Ariza > Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic > Lawyer Profile

Guzmán Ariza
12 PABLO CASALS
SERRALLES
SANTO DOMINGO, 10125
Dominican Republic

Work Department

Partner

Position

Corporate and Business; Mergers and Acquisitions; International Trade and Investments; Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution; Civil Law (Contracts and Torts); Administrative Law; Tourism; Real Estate; Construction; Energy; Telecommunications and Technology.

Career

Arbitrator in the Santo Domingo Chamber of Commerce; Postgraduate lecturer on contracts and torts.

Languages

Spanish, English and French.

Memberships

Member of the Dominican-French law students association, Member of the Interamerican Bar Association and the Dominican Bar Association.

Education

Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain, Postgraduate Studies in New Technologies Laws, 2003; Université de Paris, Panthéon – Assas, Paris 2, France, Diplôme supérieur de l´Université (DSU) in Commercial Law, 2003; Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, LL. B., magna cum laude, 2002.

Lawyer Rankings

Dominican Republic > Dispute resolution

Counting white-collar crime, civil, real estate and commercial litigation as key strengths, former dispute resolution boutique – now full-service firm – Guzmán Ariza‘s litigation practice is led by Fabio Guzmán Ariza. Litigation expert Rhadaisis Espinal and special counsel Melissa Sosa have been defending electricity company Edesur Dominicana in civil and damages claims. In other matters, Sosa and Fabio Guzmán Saladín are representing Colombian construction company Trevi Galante in proceedings against Opret regarding construction work for the Santo Domingo Metro; the pair are also defending the same client against the tax authority regarding a tax debt derived from credit allegedly owed by Opret. In other work, Alberto Reyes acted for Consorcio de Construcciones Planificadas in a $14m arbitration. Of counsel Michel Camacho is an expert in white-collar criminal law.