Lorena Perez
Telephone: (202) 370-0626
E-mail:
LPerez@oas.org
Fax: (202) 458-3410

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Lorena Perez joined the General Secretariat in 2003.  Prior to joining the General Secretariat, she was an associate in the Washington, DC office of Baker Botts LLP.  There, Ms. Perez was a member of the litigation, environmental and corporate groups, handling a broad range of issues with special focus on Latin America.

 

Ms. Perez received her Licenciatura en Derecho from the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra in Santiago, Dominican Republic in 1992, and her LL.M. Degree in Common Law Studies from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC, in 1999.  She is admitted to practice law in the Dominican Republic, and in the state of New York and the District of Columbia in the United States of America, as well as in the U.S. Supreme Court of Justice.  She is a member of the DC Bar and the American Society of International Law.  She is listed on the roster of arbitrators of the Alternate Dispute Resolution Center of the Cámara de Comercio y Producción de Santo Domingo, in the Dominican Republic.

 

Ms. Perez is from the Dominican Republic.  She speaks Spanish and English fluently, and some French and Portuguese.