Fabio Guzmán Saladín

Guzmán Ariza - Dominican Republic


Santo Domingo

+1 809 255 0980

Notable practitioner


Bar admissions:

Dominican Republic


Dominican Republic

Practice areas:

Project finance

As the co-chair of the corporate and business practice, Fabio provides experienced legal counsel to public and private entities throughout every stage of their business. He has represented a wide range of domestic and international companies, including financial institutions doing business in the Dominican Republic, mergers and acquisitions and project finance. He has represented several multinationals in complex bidding negotiations and government contracts in the country.

  • Legal counsel of Wolverine World Wide on general corporate and tax matters in the Dominican Republic.
  • Main advisor of Airline Pawa Dominicana, Pan American Airways, in the first major bankruptcy and restructuring proceeding in the Dominican Republic.  Fabio is actually reprensenting 95% of the restructuring and insolvency cases in the country.
  • Assisted 12Tree Finance in the agricultural sector in the Dominican Republic for an investment of US$ 60 million.  
  • Advised Netflix in relation to the production of a film in the country valued in over US$60 million per season.

  • Banking and Finance
  • M&A
  • Project finance
  • Bankruptcy and Restructuring
  • Capital markets

  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Private Equity
  • Investment management

  • Dominican Republic

  • American Bar Association.
  • Legal Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce.
  • SCG Legal board of directors.
  • President of the Board Dominican-German Chamber of Commerce.

  • International Masters (MBA), IE Business School, 2008
  • LL. B., Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, 2007
  • Associate Degree Business Administration, International Business, Tompkins Cortland College, 2005