Criminal Law


All individuals physically found within Dominican territory are subject to the application of the laws and jurisdiction of local courts. Guzmán Ariza lawyers offer immediate and informed assistance to all those individuals who may find themselves in the unfortunate situation of being involved in or having suffered from a criminal act of any nature in the Dominican Republic.

Guzmán Ariza has eight offices located in the main cities and tourist areas of the Dominican Republic, which makes it the only law firm capable of offering personalized legal assistance to individuals needing their lawyers to be near and accessible not only in the capital city, but also where they may reside or vacation.

By knowing the local authorities of all major town areas, our attorneys can navigate and handle both the criminal process and the concurrent civil action more expediently and ensure that our clients’ rights are duly protected.

For more information, go to our publications on Criminal Law.