Alberto Reyes Báez

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Office: Santo Domingo
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Main Practice Areas

International trade

Mergers and acquisitions

Commercial and administrative litigation and arbitration

Contracts and torts

Energy

Telecommunications and technology

Languages

Spanish

English

French

 

Professional Profile

  • Assisted the Ministry of Commerce of the Dominican Republic in the DR-CAFTA (Dominican Republic-Central America Free Trade Agreement) negotiation rounds with the US government.Assists international banks in project finance transactions in the Dominican Republic.
  • Assisted a large international hotel chain with its corporate restructuring in the Dominican Republic.
  • Provided legal counsel to the construction company that built the Santo Domingo subway track.
  • Assists large public work contractors in procurement bidding processes.
  • Successfully represented a consortium of construction companies in several lawsuits against the Dominican government.
  • Established important judiciary electoral and constitutional precedent before the Superior Electoral Court while arguing on behalf of a large Dominican political party.
  • Professor of Contracts at the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra in Santo Domingo.
  • Arbitrator at the Santo Domingo Chamber of Commerce.
  • Expert witness on Dominican law.

Publications

  • Secured Lending (co-author), Lexology Navigator, 2016.
  • Project Finance Law Guide (co-author), Getting the Deal Through, U.K., 2015, 2016, 2017.

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.

Recognitions and Memberships

  • Ranked as a recommended lawyer in The Legal 500 Latin America survey.
  • Member of the Dominican Bar Association.
  • Member of the Interamerican Bar Association.

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