Laura Ilán Guzmán Paniagua

Founding Partner

Education

  • 2007-2008: Master II Recherche mention Droit Privé Général (General Private Law) Pantheon-Assas University, Paris II, France. Mention Well. Thesis on "Liability of contracting with regard to third on a group contract" under the direction of Professor Christian Larroumet.
  • 2006-2007: Diplôme Supérieur des Etudes (DSU) mention civil law. University Panthéon Assas, Paris II, France. Mention Well.
  • 2001-2005: Bachelor of Law at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM), Santo Domingo, RD.
  • 2000-2001: School Lycée Guy Moquet, Chateaubriant, France. Grade: Fourth equivalent to Bachelor of Economics and Science.

Academy

  • Liability professor at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra in Santo Domingo (PUCMM).
  • Obligations law professor at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra in Santo Domingo (PUCMM).

Practice Areas

  • Law and civil, commercial, labor, family and estate litigation.
  • Consumer Law.
  • Real Estate and Registry Law.
  • Medical Liability.
  • Civil Liability for Traffic Accidents.
  • Liability for Damages suffered.
  • Civil Liability for Breach of Contracts.
  • Insurance
  • Credit Recovery.
  • Civil and Commercial Contracts.
  • Condominium Regimes.

Languages

Spanish, French and English

Admissions and Memberships

  • Bar Association of the Dominican Republic, Latin American Council of International and Comparative Law (COLADIC)
  • French Dominican Chamber of Commerce (CCDF)
  • Referee of the Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution of the Chamber of Commerce and Production of Santo Domingo (CCPSD)

Publications

"The 'Basis of Liability according to the Theory of Boris Starck» Law Review Theory and Practice of Law. Year 1, Volume I, September-December, 2004, Sto. Dgo. RD

Seminars

  • Seminar on Civil Liability (Liability of inanimate thing). Gaceta Judicial Dominican Republic.
  • Seminar on Technical Contract in the Dominican Republic.
  • Seminar on Consumer Contract in the Dominican Republic.
  • Seminar on Civil Liability (Liability for Defective Products Made). Gaceta Judicial Dominican Republic.