Fabio J Guzmán-Ariza is one of the foremost practitioners in the Dominican Republic in real estate law, recognised as a Senior Statesman in this field by Chambers Latin America, and as a ‘Leading Lawyer’ by Legal 500. He has practised real estate law in the Dominican Republic for 37 years and has published, in addition to numerous articles on the subject in legal journals, annotated versions of the Dominican real estate statute and Dominican condominium law, as well as the most up-to-date compendium of real estate case law. He lectures nationally on real estate law matters and has served as an expert on the subject in the United States and Europe.

Mr Guzmán Ariza is the managing partner of the Guzmán Ariza law firm.