Alonso Porras D.
is a Lawyer and Notary Public and MBA co-founder, partner and managing partner of Aczalaw Nicaragua Firm. He has vast experience in public policies, regulatory and administrative law, having advised international agencies, investment promotion agencies and public institutions in matters related to drafting of proposals for regulatory frameworks, with an emphasis on business facilitation and improvement of investment conditions. Additionally, Mr Porras has extensive experience in corporate law, real estate law, energy, antitrust and consumer protection, combining law practice with his own business experience. He has become an expert in assisting foreign investors, accompanying them in their establishment processes in Nicaragua, from the incorporation of companies to obtaining regulatory licences and permits, including the incorporation of free-trade zones and providing support in day-to-day legal requirements of the operation. He has been a representative to the National Assembly of Nicaragua and has been Secretary to the Government. He was previously a member of the team drafting the main regulatory laws of the property regime in Nicaragua.