Guzmán Ariza is a law firm based in the Dominican Republic founded in 1927 and recognized as a top-tier firm by Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500, the premier guides to the world’s leading law firms. The Firm is positioned to help clients mine the business opportunities present in the country, the largest and fastest growing economy in Central America and the Caribbean, and its most visited tourist destination.
We are the first and only national law firm in the Dominican Republic, with eight offices strategically located to serve you in every major business and tourism center in the Dominican Republic. Our attorneys live with the local issues that matter to you, and work regularly with local government offices and courts in each particular city or region. We are right where you need us.
Our lawyers are client-driven and trained to serve the needs of international clients, which comprise more than 80% of our clientele. They are well versed in eight different languages: English, Spanish, Dutch, French, German, Haitian Creole, Italian and Russian.
Our firm is full-service, meaning that we can assist you across a wide variety of practice areas. We are internationally connected. As a member of global legal networks — SCG Legal, GGI Geneva Group International, Legal Cross Border, IsFin, Nextlaw Referral Network — we are able to assist you effectively in international transactions throughout the world.
We achieve cost-effective results by aligning our strategies with your needs. Our guiding principle is to obtain the best results in the least amount of time at a cost known to you before work begins. Fee arrangements are transparent and allow you to budget easily for your legal costs.