Since the beginning of his career as a legal professional, our founding partner Pablo González Tapia has been closely linked with the development of energy and gas sector in the Dominican Republic. He has been a lawyer for various companies in the electrical sector, many of which represented since its arrival to the country, having got advice on negotiation power purchase agreements (PPA’s), under 141-97 law of the the CDE what today is generation and distribution companies, obtaining electrical concessions, advice on the interpretation and application of Electricity law and its Regulations.
His experience has also served to advise fuel terminals, especially his work as a lawyer in the installation in 1999 of what is now the Coastal terminal of San Pedro de Macoris, and his advice jointly with several international firms of the Natural Gas project developed by Antillean Gas, LTD of a new terminal also in San Pedro de Macoris.
In addition, our firm is specialized in renewable energies. Thus we have provided advice and consultations to potential power generation projects under this modality.
Together, with our Government Practice team, Mr. González Tapia has been able to create an efficient and knowledgeable practice of the area in order to give our clients front-line advice that allows them to leverage the benefits of local legislation in matters of energy and gas investment.