Title: Distributorship

Firm Overview

Pellerano & Herrera 

Legal Services


Av. John F. Kennedy #10
Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic


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Pellerano & Herrera has been the leading law firm in the Dominican Republic for 60 years. Its multidisciplinary team of professionals is the most comprehensive in the country, with more expert attorneys in more areas of practice than any other firm in the market.

The firm typically is involved in all major acquisitions, joint ventures, structured finance, intellectual property, government affairs, and tax planning transactions in the country. We also participate in the entry process to the Dominican Market of important multinational companies, as well as in the international financing of high profile operations, such as the issuance of commercial papers and sovereign bonds in both the American and European markets and the registration of the only Dominican company listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

The firm's litigation practice is positioned as one of the best of the country, with ample experience and skills in the handling of very complicated civil and commercial lawsuits, alternative dispute resolution, business litigation, insurance and intellectual property litigation.

In addition to providing personalized legal advice with the highest standards of quality to our clients, we assist clients with respect to a variety of multilateral and bilateral agreements, including CAFTA (the US Free Trade Agreement with the Dominican Republic and Central America), CARICOM and COTONOU Agreements.

The firm's solid support structure and advanced technology platform allow it to manage large document flows and complex cases and transactions very rapidly and effectively.

The firm's practice areas include: Banking, Construction, Copyrights, Corporate, Dealership and Distributorship, Franchising, Energy, Environmental Law, Family Law, Government, Immigration, Insurance, Intellectual Property, International Business, Labor and Social Security, Litigation, Maritime, Mergers and Acquisitions, Mining, Patents, Real Estate, Securities, Sports Law, Project and Structured Finance, Taxation, Telecommunications and Tourism.


  • Year this Office was Established: 1952
  • Lawyers Worldwide: 35

Languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian

  • 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
  • Wills