Practice Areas

Corporate & Business Law

We offer advice for the commercial development of our clients, adapting your needs and commercial intentions to the national context and the regulatory legal framework, being the legal strategy consultants that you need for the development and commercial maintenance of hundreds of clients throughout the national territory. We have experience in negotiations and contracts of sale, deposit, construction, labor, confidentiality, distribution, promises of sales, services, among others.

Foreign Investment

The legal security and economic growth of the Dominican Republic in the last 20 years is unquestionable, which is why the Dominican Republic increasingly receives foreigners and investments from foreign sources to develop different sector of national life. The regulatory framework to manage these investments will depend on the type in question, our firm is in the best position to advise you legally in this regard.

Family Law

We have successfully handled adoption, custody, separation, divorce, estate planning, estate settlement, wills and inheritance processes.

Immigration and citizenship

With a decade of experience in the migratory area, we have managed to regularize thousands of foreigners in situations of migratory irregularity in the Dominican Republic and abroad. We identify the referential legal framework on visas and residence permits that fits your plans in the Dominican Republic and abroad, to ensure that the immigration authorities make the best legal weight of your immigration case.

State and public entities

The firm maintains a long standing exercise related to government transactions and permits for operations, both for individuals and companies. Concentrating its exercise in sanitary registration, environmental permits and CONFOTUR.

Litigation and conflict resolution

In the procedural area we provide our services to the emergence of conflicts of a civil and commercial, we believe in multidisciplinary work, therefore, each of our collaborators plays a role in planning the legal strategy to defend the interest of our clients.

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About the Firm

Legal Bureau is known for working to meet the needs of each client in a particular way, recognizing and individualizing them is our way of offering quality in our representation. We know and understand that our clients seek communication, consistency and efficiency, that is why we are oriented towards offering these values to each of our clients. We assume the responsibility that your experience with us is one of pride and satisfaction.


We distinguish ourselves by our values and respect for your needs: to be honest, fair and diligent is our commitment, while supporting you in the Dominican Republic with the legal solutions and services available to you with the highest customer service experience.


Our practical and unique approach stands out in the immigration, retirement, investment, business and real estate field in the Dominican Republic, we understand that you want to get things done and we are here to make that happen by working hand by hand.


We stand out

We design sustainable legal strategies tailored to your needs to help you fulfil your plans in the Dominican Republic. A decade of experience and our thousands of happy clients speak about the pleasant experience of working with us.

Leading Attorney

Lishali Báez

Graduated from law school from Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) her practice area has focused on foreign investment, transaction, litigation and immigration law. She also has a LLM in Civil Litigation from the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM). She has participated in several certified courses of tax, real estate law and negotiations.

She is our leading attorney at Legal Bureau, with a decade of experience relocating expats in the Dominican Republic with nothing but the highest standards. If you want to invest in Dominican companies, incorporate new companies, invest in real estate, work in the Dominican Republic, start your retirement plan and/or start your residency process, she will personally commit to offer you the finest experience on your way.


"Not only did you do an excellent job as an immigration lawyer...but your personal kindness and thoughtfulness went a long way toward recovering the DR's image in my wife's eyes. JUST WHAT WE NEEDED! You are an excellent representative of your nation AND people!!!"
James & Lisa Rodgers
USA Expat
"The high recommendations for Lishali are made because she is an honest, conscientious lawyer that, in my opinion, goes above and beyond to ensure her clients successful completion of the residency process. "
Brian Wood
Canadian Expat
"Lishali has been a joy to work with and it’s been great having her by our side for this journey!"
Denise Mc Ghee
USA Expat

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