Partner Profile

Johanna Soto


Dominican Republic

LL 250


Head the firm’s corporate practice, Johanna specialises in corporate law and business law, especially mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, contract engineering, succession law, estate planning.

She is accredited by the Tax Association of the Dominican Republic as a Certified Tax Consultant, and recently finished studies in “Fintech: Foundations, Payments and Regulations” and “Cryptocurrency and Blockchain: An Introduction to Digital Currencies” from Wharton University of Pennsylvania, through Coursera (2022).

Soto graduated magna cum laude from Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (2004). Has a master’s in legal strategy from Instituto OMG (2017) and a master’s in French and international private law from Université Pantheón-Assas Paris II (2006). She is the director of Instituto OMG’s law degree and professor of Due Diligence and Structure of Business Transactions of the master’s in Business Transactions at Instituto OMG.

Collaborated with the publication of Latin Lawyer Reference Mergers & Acquisitions 2019.

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