Recent changes in the Puerto Rico business and legal environment pose particular challenges, together with opportunities for businesses which more than ever require legal counsel experienced in providing sound advice and solutions, and capable of building and working with established interdisciplinary project teams. Vidal, Nieves & Bauzá, LLC is a law firm conceived and founded by leading legal practitioners in Puerto Rico. The Firm’s members have come together to offer their experience providing complete value-driven solutions developed to support our clients in meeting their strategic business goals and objectives in changing times, through a platform that addresses the needs of traditional and emerging businesses and industries, as well as other commercial operations on the island.
With over 65 years of collective experience, the Firm´s founding members contribute their long-standing working relationships and credibility with key business and government stakeholders in Puerto Rico and abroad. Vidal, Nieves & Bauzá, LLC is ready to organize, qualify and procure the required business licenses and authorizations and to address multiple regulatory and compliance matters faced by businesses operating in highly regulated environments.
Our attorneys have successfully organized and qualified numerous business concerns in Puerto Rico, such as insurance companies and insurance producers, personal property leasing and financial intermediation companies, pharmacies, clinical laboratories and drug distributors and wholesalers. Moreover, our members have served as counsel and actively participated in trade associations in the areas of international insurance, banks engaged in insurance sales, and pharmaceutical companies. Firm members have additionally participated in major merger and acquisitions, and the due diligence, negotiation and execution of commercial loan facilities for both regulated and non-regulated companies operating in Puerto Rico. Among the businesses we have represented, are insurance companies and producers, hospitals, pharmaceutical, biomedical and medical devices companies, fuel retailers and wholesalers, agro-industrial operations, aerospace sector companies, financial institutions and lenders, private equity funds and utilities in general.
We have a proven track record and take pride in maintaining close working relationships with our clients.
Firm Practice Areas
- Corporate and M&A Law
- Energy Law
- Environmental Law
- Health Care Law
- Insurance Law
- Land Use and Zoning Law
- Project Finance and Development Practice
- Real Estate Law