The prestigious magazine Mercado in its edition “The Power Issue 2022” included in its content an extraordinary one dedicated to the most influential lawyers in the Dominican Republic, who today occupy the positions that make them protagonists of the aforementioned transformation of the legal field of the country.
In this edition of great impact, where the most outstanding figures of the legal sector stand out, the firm Quiroz Advisors – QA Legal has been part as one of the legal firms with the highest incidence in the legal sector, having the opportunity to debate the subject «Progress of the zero bureaucracy initiative aimed at foreign investment and tourism development»
José Quiroz: «The Zero Bureaucracy plan ensures the modernization of the State and legal stability»
In this Mercado Interview, the managing partner of QA Legal tells us about his perspectives regarding the execution of this government provision.
Made up of a team of dynamic lawyers with extensive experience in foreign and local investment related to tourism, real estate, corporate, environmental and permit matters (obtaining government permits), the Quiroz Advisors – QA Legal team has advised numerous local investors and foreigners in the development and execution of their projects in the country.
His team addresses the essential aspects in regulatory, real estate, tax, labor and project financing. Their services are based on a One-Stop Shop approach, working hand in hand with customers from the conceptualization of the business to their materialization and daily operation. Its director and founder, José Quiroz, has been praised for his more than 20 years of experience attending the tourism and foreign and local investors in the Dominican Republic, being recognized by Chambers and Partners as one of the main Dominican specialists in Law in Law Corporate and commercial, highlighting its vast knowledge of international and complex transactions.
Zero Bureaucracy Plan
The Zero Bureaucracy program arises from Law 167-21, which has come to regularize the fundamental processes and minimize bureaucracies for all procedures from the point of view of the government and the interaction of the administered with the public administration, explains Jose Quiroz.
“From the point of view of foreign and local investment, the plan ensures the modernization of the State and legal stability, which avoids delays in the procedure for the exhaustion of procedural procedures for the authorization and start-up of businesses. And even more so in the field of business where a critical route is followed for the implementation of projects where obtaining permits and/or administrative authorizations is related to the cost and even obtaining or not financing for the execution of these”.
Sources: José Quiroz: «El plan de Burocracia Cero asegura la modernización del Estado y Estabilidad jurídica» | The Power Issue 2022