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Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández

Real Estate & Tourism

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What the team is known for

Solid real estate and tourism team known for handling transactional mandates, including advising on financing, asset acquisitions and lease agreements. Also boasts expertise in contentious administrative proceedings in the sphere. Client portfolio features well-known local and international developers and investors in the hospitality sector. One World Surgery counts as a new client win.

Strengths

"As a client I feel very protected. The firm offers a five-star service, and the team's deliverables are always great," a client enthuses. They go on to add: "The firm has set a high standard for us and they have set the example for our expectation of legal services."

Work highlights

Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández assisted Playa Grande Holdings with its regulatory compliance requirements to develop the Playa Grande Golf Resort.

Notable practitioners

Jaime Senior "was exactly what we are looking for in a lawyer," a client enthuses, adding: "During discussions he's very helpful in trying to solve problems between parties. He is very accommodating." A different interviewee highlights his activity representing real estate developers and notes that "he is an excellent professional."

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Overview

The Real Estate & Tourism Department is a key department of the firm; with tourism being an important economic factor in the country and with increasing foreign investment in this area, the department has seen a growth in the work load and projects. The firm offers our clients an added value as its partners and associates have hands on information regarding legal reforms in course. Furthermore, by being a full-service firm it can provide its clientele not only the most advanced and updated advice on these areas, but also in other related areas that have implications over real estate matters, such as Tax Law, Environmental Law, Social Security Law, Labour Law, etc.

Grupo Punta Cana, one of the largest tourism groups in the country and owner/operator of the international airport at Punta Cana is client of the firm. The firm also represents Playa Grande Golf Resort, a large tourism project on the country’s north coast, in its development. Tropicalia, a development by the Cisneros Group anchored by a Four Seasons Resort, is a key client of the practice.

Real Estate & Tourism

Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández

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Location

Calle Gustavo Mejía Ricart 106

Torre Piantini, 6th Floor

Santo Domingo

Distrito Nacional

Dominican Republic

10148

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Dominican Republic

Real Estate & Tourism


Jaime M. Senior
Band 3