Douglas Vásquez

Associate, Nicaragua


  • Douglas joined the Corporate, Tax and Real Estate team in June 2022. With more than a decade of experience in the legal world. He has advised national and international companies in corporate, commercial and tax compliance matters. As part of his professional qualities Douglas advice for a preventive legal advice, regulatory compliance and reduction of legal risk for the clients.
  • About the tax perspective, he has advised local and regional companies who leader different economic industries like commerce and retailers; free zone companies; remittance and electronic money companies; real estate and NPOs.
  • In his tax experience, he has been in charge of clients matters in front of the Town Hall, the National Tax Administration (DGI) and the National Customs Administration (DGA); in their daily necessities and in complex requirements as investment tax evaluation; claims for refunds; Tax and Customs duties auditing; due diligence; tax compensation and/or returns and income tax exemptions.
  • As an added value to the experience in tax matters, Douglas is familiar with the VET and ARI platforms, as well as with the Central American tariff system (SAC).


  • Universidad Americana (UAM), Nicaragua: LLM in Business (2022)
  • Chamber of Industries of Nicaragua (CADIN), Nicaragua: Diploma in Business Tax Management (2017)
  • Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua (UNAN): Postgraduate Degree in Civil Procedural Law (2016)
  • Supreme Court of Justice of Nicaragua: Incorporated as Lawyer and Notary Public (2015)
  • Universidad Centro Americana (UCA), Nicaragua: Law Degree and his degree in Business Law (2009)
  • Chamber of Customs Agents and Storers of Nicaragua (CADAEN), Nicaragua: Diploma in central American Tariff System "SAC 2007-Adaptation to the Fourth Amendment to the SAC"


  • International Bar Association (IBA)

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