Alfredo A. Guzmán



Offices: La Romana, Santo Domingo  and Punta Cana
phoneicon 809.550.6400

Main Practice Areas

Mergers and acquisitions

Project finance

Banking, insurance and securities

Corporate and business Law

Real estate and condominium law

Transportation (Maritime)







Professional profile

  • Resident partner of the firm at the La Romana and Bávaro office.
  • Assisted Fosun International, on the Dominican Republic aspects of the conglomerate’s US$428 million Hong Kong Stock Exchange IPO of their Tourism Group.
  • Has handled multiple high-value real estate transactions at Casa de Campo Resort and Villas.
  • Lead attorney in the debt restructuring of a high-end hotel holding company in the Punta Cana area.
  • Assisted clients on matters related to public and private security offerings as well as in the registration of local commodity exchanges.
  • Assisted in the amendment and execution of multimillion-dollar liens and mortgages registered against high-end real estate in Casa de Campo on behalf of large US national banks and mortgage processors.
  •  Chaired meetings of the largest home owners’ associations in the Dominican Republic.
  •  Counsel to a major shipyard and yacht distributor on maritime and commercial law (mortgages and executions, contracts, distribution and warranty agreements).
  • Lecturer on limited liability companies.
  • Quoted by The New York Times (2014 , 2016) on real estate law and tax matters.


  • The Real Estate Law Review, The Law Reviews, United Kingdom, 2019.
  • Real Estate – Dominican Republic Questionnaire (co-author), LatinLawyer Reference, 2018.
  • M&A in the Dominican Republic (co-author), Lexology Navigator, 2018.
  • Secured Lending (co-author), Lexology Navigator, 2016.
  • Real Estate Law Guide (co-author), Getting the Deal Through, U.K., 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019.
  • Project Finance Law Guide (co-author), Getting the Deal Through, U.K., 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018.
  • The functioning of limited liability companies, Pontificia Universidad Madre y Maestra, Dominican Republic, 2009.
  • Corporate practice models (co-author), the only current book on company forms published in the Dominican Republic.
  • Contributed in the preparation of the national mercantile registry regulations during the transition to the current Company Law in the Dominican Republic.


  • Rochester Institute of Technology (R.I.T.), MBA, 2007.
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) LL.B.,  summa cum laude, 2006.

Recognitions and Memberships

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