Róger Pérez

Partner, Nicaragua
roger.perez@ariaslaw.com

Experience

  • Roger joined the firm in 2006 and has extensive experience in Corporate and Commercial Law, Real Estate, Labor Law, Mergers and Acquisition and Tax and Fiscal Planning. He has actively participated in legal due diligences for the acquisition and financing of different types of companies.He provides counseling to local and international clients in contracts, corporate affairs and investments, including energy, free trade zone, and tourism sectors, among others.
  •  He has also assessed local and foreign clients in the acquisition of real estate and investment structuring, condominium regimen establishments and touristic projects. Additionally, Roger is a Professor of Mercantile and Commercial Law at the Universidad Americana since 2010. 

Career


  • Law degree from Universidad Americana and his degree in Business Administration from the same University.
  • Incorporated before the Supreme Court of Justice of Nicaragua as a Lawyer and Notary Public.
  • Masters degree in Labor Legal Advice at the Centro de Estudios Garrigues in Madrid, Spain, through a grant from the Carolina Foundation.
  • Diploma in Finance from Universidad Americana (UAM) in Managua, Nicaragua.
  • Advanced Professional Certificate in International Taxation by International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation (IBFD)
  • Diploma in International Expert in Transfer Pricing at the Universidad Anáhuac, México
Recognitions

  • Listed in Band 2 by Chambers and Partners Latin America and Chambers and Partners Global by his Real Estate practice.
  • Listado como Leading Individual por The Legal 500
  • Part of the team awarded as Tax Firm of the Year in Central America by International Tax Review.
  • Listed by Whos Who Legal for his practices in: Administrative and Public Law, and Real Estate and Construction.
  • It is worth noting his recognition and active participation in the main legal directories, recently in 2021 and in 2022. ITR World TAX ranked him in Nicaragua as Highly Regarded under the Tax Controversy section.
  • Listed as Highly regarded lawyer in the Tax Controversy practice area by ITR in 2022.

Memberships


  • International Bar Association (IBA)

Client's feedback

  • Roger Perez is praised for his expansive knowledge of administrative, corporate and commercial law. – Who’s Who Legal
  • ‘We have worked directly with Octavio Alarcón and Roger Pérez. Both of them are very honest and true to their word. They take the time to answer all of our questions honestly and in a timely manner. They have very detailed knowledge about our case.’ – The Legal 500
  • Head of department Róger Pérez continues to be endorsed by market onlookers, with one enthusiastic client declaring: "He is always available to answering any doubts." Another interviewee describes him as "a very professional, efficient and dedicated lawyer." – Chambers and Partners Latin America
  • Real estate department head Róger Pérez is highlighted by one source for his knowledge of this area. He has considerable experience representing clients in a variety of real estate matters, including land purchase and mortgage agreements, rights transfers and relevant tax structuring mandates. – Chambers and Partners Global
  • Róger Pérez regularly advises international clients regarding complex real estate matters. - Who's Who Legal 2022.
  • "Róger Pérez is a very experienced lawyer, with leadership qualities." - Chambers and Partners Latin America 2023.
  • "He is extremely professional and diligent." - Chambers and Partners Latin America 2023.

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