Market: Dominican Republic

Dominican firm OMG nearly doubles partnership

Dominican Highly Recommended firm OMG has expanded its partnership by two thirds, promoting four lawyers across multiple departments.

17 December 2021

Goldman Sachs injects US$275 million into LatAm-focused Diesco

Multinational Grupo Diesco has hired Brigard Urrutia in Bogotá, Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández in Santo Domingo and Wakefield Quin in Bermuda to obtain a US$275 million investment from Goldman Sachs.

08 December 2021

Dominican firm Headrick Rizik promotes three to partner

Highly Recommended Dominican firm Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández has boosted its litigation and corporate and M&A practices by promoting three lawyers to partner.

06 December 2021

Haina issues DR’s first sustainability-linked bonds

Shearman & Sterling LLP in New York has helped Dominican power company Empresa Generadora de Electricidad Haina raise US$300 million in the country’s first sustainability-linked note offering.

17 November 2021

Delivery Hero continues expansion in Latin America

German food delivery company Delivery Hero has hired nine offices of global firm Dentons and Ulises Cabrera in Santo Domingo to acquire Salvadorean counterpart Hugo, handing it assets across Central American and the Caribbean.

27 October 2021

Dominican Republic declares win in bus lease dispute

The Dominican Republic says it has defeated a treaty claim brought by a Spanish investor over a bus lease contract, with a tribunal concluding it was an abuse of process.

14 October 2021

Pellerano & Herrera enters collaboration with Andersen

Dominican law firm Pellerano & Herrera has signed a collaboration agreement with US professional services firm Andersen Global.

12 August 2021

LACCA’s Technology Survey

Featured in Technology 2021

Our latest technology survey charts the growing dependence of Latin American corporate counsel on ‘lawtech’, or advances in legal technology. We present some of the key data points that illustrate how in-house counsel in the region use technology today.

15 July 2021

Familiar firms return for another Dominican sovereign issuance

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in São Paulo and New York has helped the Dominican Republic offer sovereign bonds and redeem previously issued debt in a deal worth some US$3.7 billion.

13 July 2021

Pellerano & Herrera partner joins DMK in the Dominican Republic

Dominican law firm DMK Abogados has appointed two disputes partners by rehiring a former senior associate and adding a partner from Latin Lawyer 250 firm Pellerano & Herrera.

15 June 2021

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