Founded in 1927, Guzmán Ariza is the first and only national law firm in the Dominican Republic, with seven offices strategically located in every major business and tourism centre in the island. Since 1985, our multilingual and multinational staff has concentrated its practice in servicing the business and personal needs of international clients. Guzmán Ariza is internationally connected as member of two of the most prestigious international networks: SCG Legal and Geneva Group International (GGI).
Guzmán Ariza’s environmental and business department offers well-grounded legal advice in connection with compliance issues, sustainable business consulting, environmental permits and impact studies, structuring and implementation of green projects, corporate social responsibility, disputes concerning environmental requirements and damages, environmental litigation and environmental education. We counsel local and foreign companies of different sectors including manufacturing, energy-oil, mining, protected areas, tourism, food and beverages, among others.
The firm has a multidisciplinary team of advisors specialized in law, geology, archeology, engineering, economy, biology, sociology, surveying, cartography, botany, ornithology, for each particular project, making our firm a market leader in environmental law.
This unit is headed by Giselle Pérez Reyes and works closely with the corporate, real estate and business transactions.