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Pellerano & Herrera

Pellerano & Herrera  

Legal Services | Dominican Republic

www.phlaw.com
tel: +809 541 5200 | fax: +809 567 0773
Av. John F. Kennedy #10 | Santo Domingo | Dominican Republic


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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Pellerano & Herrera's Overview

Pellerano & Herrera, the leading law firm in the Dominican Republic for over 25 years, boasts a multidisciplinary team of professionals that is the most comprehensive in the country, providing personalized legal advice with the highest standards of quality to its clients.

The firm is typically involved in all major mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, project financing and foreign investments in the country. Pellerano & Herrera's lawyers also mediate the entry process for important multinational and Fortune 500 corporations to the Dominican market as well as in the international financing of high-profile operations, such as the issuance of commercial papers and bonds in both the American and European markets.

Pellerano & Herrera has a very strong and successful litigation practice with ample experience in alternative dispute resolution, business, civil and commercial lawsuits, civil rights actions, insurance, intellectual property litigation and issues of constitutional law. The firm offers a wide range of legal services to its clients in different practice areas and industries that include:

- Antitrust and Unfair Competition
- Banking and Financing
- Construction
- Copyrights
- Corporate
- Government Relations
- Immigration
- Insurance
- Intellectual Property
- International Trade
- International Agreements
- Mining
- Project and Structured Finance
- Real Estate
- Securities
- Sports Law
- Taxation
- Dealership and Distributorship
- Labor and Social Security
- Telecommunications
- Franchising
- Energy and Bioenergy
- Environmental Law
- Litigation
- Maritime
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- Tourism


Pellerano & Herrera has been awarded Firm of the Year by Chambers and Partners in five out of the past eight years (2009, 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2015).

Awards and honors that the firm recently has received include: Top Ranked Leading Firm by Chambers Latin America Guide (2009-2017), Leading Firm in the Dominican Republic by Latin Lawyer (2008-2016), Top Tier Firm by The International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) 2010-2016, and Top Tier Firm by the Legal 500 Guide (2012- 2016), Most Admired Law Firm in the Dominican Republic in the Most Admired Companies ranking (2010-2016) and as one of the Best Companies to Work For (2007-2016) by Revista Mercado, the most prestigious Dominican business magazine; Sovereign Liability Management of the Year 2015 by LatinFinance Deals of the Year Awards. Pellerano & Herrera assisted underwriters in the bond offering of the Dominican state; Deal of the Year 2010 in Project Finance from Latin Lawyer, for Pellerano & Herreras work with Barrick Gold Corporation and the Pueblo Viejo Mine Financing (2011), Private Equity Deal of the Year 2009 from the International Financial Law Review (IFLR) for Pellerano & Herreras work as legal counsel to the buyers in the acquisition of the Dominican Republic airports (2009) and Top-brand of the Dominican Republic by Superbrands U.K. for 2010, 2013 and 2016.

  • Year this Office was Established: 1952
  • Lawyers Worldwide: 43

Languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian

Notable

Areas of Practice
  • Accounting
  • Administrative Law
  • Admiralty and Maritime
  • Adoption
  • Advertising
  • Agency and Distributorship
  • Agency Law
  • Agricultural
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Arbitration / Mediation
  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Business Litigation
  • Capital Markets
  • Commercial Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Communications
  • Constitutional Law
  • Construction
  • Contract Law
  • Copyright
  • Corporate and Business
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Credit
  • Criminal Law
  • Customs
  • Dealership
  • Distributorship Law
  • Divorce
  • E-Commerce
  • Employee Benefits
  • Employment and Labor
  • Energy
  • Environmental
  • Estate and Trust
  • Estate Planning
  • Family and Elder
  • Finance
  • Financial Litigation
  • Financial Planning
  • Financial Services
  • Foreign Investment
  • Franchising
  • Free Zone
  • Gaming Law
  • General Practice
  • Government
  • Immigration
  • Insurance
  • Insurance Defense
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law
  • International Trade
  • Internet and Cyberspace
  • Investments
  • Joint Ventures
  • Labor Law
  • Labor Relations
  • Land Use and Zoning
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Licensing
  • Litigation
  • Management Consulting
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Medicine
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Mining
  • Natural Resources
  • Oil & Gas
  • Packaging
  • Patents
  • Privatization
  • Project Financing
  • Property Law
  • Property Management
  • Real Estate
  • Securities
  • Social Security
  • Sports and Recreation
  • Taxation
  • Telecommunications
  • Tourism
  • Tourism & Hospitality
  • Trade and Customs
  • Trade Investment
  • Trademarks
  • Transportation
  • Utilities
  • Venture Capital
Press

Pellerano & Herrera Awarded as Dominican Firm of the Year
Pellerano & Herrera, May 2017

IFLR Americas Awards recognized Pellerano & Herrera as the most innovative law firm. The prestigious publication, International Financial Law Review (IFLR), honored Pellerano & Herrera as the Dominican Republic's "National Law Firm of the Year", during the 2017 IFLR Americas Awards ceremony held on Thursday, May 18th at The Pierre Hotel in New York City. The annual award of the specialized financial law publication was received by partners of the firm, Ricardo Pellerano and Luis Rafael Pellerano...

Pellerano & Herrera launches first law firm alumni program in the Dominican Republic
Pellerano & Herrera, May 2017

Pellerano & Herrera presented on May 10th the P&H Alumni Circle during a ceremony in which it awarded attorneys Leonel Melo Guerrero, Luis Henry Molina and Elizabeth Mena in the Private Practice, Government and Corporate Counsel categories, respectively. During the inauguration event, which took place in the auditorium of the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre & Maestra, one of the Dominican Republic’s most prestigious universities, Ricardo Pellerano, managing partner of Pellerano & Herrera, gave a speech on leadership and talent management, in the framework of the 65th anniversary of the leading Dominican law firm...

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