Giselle Pérez-Reyes is head of our environmental and business department. Mrs Pérez-Reyes is a pioneer in the practice of environmental law in the Dominican Republic and one of its most experienced practitioners, ranked in Chambers and Partners as a recommended lawyer in the area.
She obtained a masters degree in environmental assessment and sustainability from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and is certified on environmental management.
Mrs Pérez-Reyes advises tourism and real estate projects on land use, environmental feasibility of master plans, community issues and environmental compliance. Due to her experience in the area, she has obtained environmental authorisations and exemptions for the development of tourism projects in sensitive natural areas.
She also advises non-profit organisations and government institutions on projects with significant environmental impact and has developed environmental management programmes in construction projects, agribusiness and film industries projects.
Mrs Pérez-Reyes has extensive experience coordinating multi-disciplinary technical teams in the elaboration of complex environmental studies and has participated in the development of strategies in significant environmental litigation.