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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Luis Miguel De Camps Garcia works 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 Garcia has extensive experience in mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and in national and international financial transactions, being accustomed to working with counsels in various jurisdictions on cross-border transactions.

He is the Executive President of the Dominican Association of Trustee Companies (ASOFIDOM). 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 political party Partido Revolucionario Social Demócrata (PRSD).

Professional Career and Work Experience

Luis Miguel De Camps Garcia started his professional career in New York, United States of America, 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 De Camps, Vasquez & Valera, where he is co-leader of the Business and Corporate Law practice group at the Firm. He has worked with international financial institutions, commercial and residential real estate developers and operators, and other corporate clients, in general with issues relating to operating business ventures in the Dominican Republic, as well as specialized matters such as mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, and local and international financial transactions.

Education and Awards

Mr. De Camps Garcia completed his law degree at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra, (PUCMM) with academic honors (2001). He also received an LL.M. Master of Laws with specialization in Business Law from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., and completed postgraduate studies at Harvard University, Massachusetts, 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 Catolica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) (2007 – Present). Professor of Introduction to Law, Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) (2006).

Mr. De Camps Garcia participated as expert panelist on Trusts in the COLAFI Conference, celebrated in Cartagena, Colombia (2018), and has actively participated in national seminars specialized in Trusts

Publications and News

Mr. De Camps Garcia has authored articles on Law and Economics in a variety of publications such as newspapers and specialized business magazines, both from the business standpoint as well as from the social economic impact perspective.