Luis Miguel
De Camps García

Founding Partner

Luis Miguel De Camps García is founding partner of the law firm De Camps Vasquez & Valera and serves as co-chair of the Business Law practice group at the Firm. His practice focuses on corporate, commercial, trusts and real estate law, with emphasis on securities and project finance transactions.

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He has worked with clients that include international financial institutions, commercial and residential real estate developers and operators, tourism investors, and providers of goods and services in the international arena. Mr. De Camps has extensive experience in mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures; national and international financial transactions; and is accustomed to working with foreign counsels on cross-border transactions.

In a variety of publications such as newspapers and specialized business magazines, Mr. De Camps has authored articles on Law and Economics, both from the business standpoint as well as from the social economic impact perspective. He has been a professor on Securities and Guarantees Law at the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM), and is the Executive President of the Dominican Association of Trustee Companies (Asociación de Fiduciarias Dominicanas, Inc.).

Mr. De Camps worked as an international attorney in New York City until 2005.

Additionally, as part of his commitment to the wellbeing of his country he has been politically active for many years and is currently the president of the Social-Democrat Political Party of the Dominican Republic.

Professional Career and Work Experience

Luis Miguel De Camps García started his professional career in New York as an international lawyer at Fox Horan & Camerini LLP, (2003-2005) where he specialized in corporate structures, US and international financial regulations, estate planning, designing and implementing taxation structures related to international transactions, immigration regulations and intellectual property matters in general. Upon returning to the Dominican Republic, he founded the Law Firm of De Camps, Vasquez & Valera, where he is co-leader of the Business Law practice group at the Firm. He has worked with international financial institutions, commercial and residential real estate developers and operators, as well as other corporate clients, in general issues relating to operating business ventures in the Dominican Republic as well as specific matters such as mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures; and local and international financial transactions.

Education and Awards

Luis Miguel de Camps completed his law degree at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra, (PUCMM - Santo Domingo) receiving a degree of Bachelor of Laws (J.D.) with academic honors. He also received a Master degree at Georgetown University in Washington D.C., United States (LL.M., Master of Laws), with a specialization in Business Law and completed postgraduate studies at Harvard University, Massachusetts, United States, focused on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution.

Memberships and Teaching Positions

Member of the Bar of the Dominican Republic Member of the National Association of Young Entrepreneurs Arbitrator for the Center for Alternative Resolution of Controversies, Chamber of Commerce and Production of Santo Domingo (2007 – Present) Professor of Law on Securities and Guarantees, Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) (2007 – Present). Professor of Introduction to Law, Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) (2006).