Market: Dominican Republic

Latin Lawyer and the Vance Center’s Pro Bono Survey

Featured in Pro bono 2019

Our latest survey continues to evidence the great efforts Latin American law firms are making to adopt pro bono into their culture. Ahead of publishing the full results on what institutional measures law firms are doing to promote pro bono, today we take a look at an area in which many law firms have reported doing work: migration.

03 February 2020

Squire Patton appoints Dominican partner as LatAm practice head

US firm Squire Patton Boggs has restructured its Latin America practice group and appointed the managing partner of its Dominican Republic office as head.

17 January 2020

Dual nationals seek set aside of Dominican Republic arbitration award

Two US-Dominican dual nationals have applied to set aside a DR-CAFTA award that rejected their US$41.5 million claim against the Dominican Republic – saying the majority tribunal exceeded its powers and manifestly disregarded the law when it concluded they lacked standing to bring the claim.

06 December 2019

Grounded

Aviation restructuring has become more common and Latin America is no exception. Lawyers from Brazil and the Dominican Republic share their experiences from recent cases and identify room for improvement in a sector hit by several recent collapses in the region.

20 November 2019

Latin Lawyer equity capital markets league table: January-June

Featured in Deal reports 2019

Some 45 Latin American and international law firms have helped the region’s companies raise more than US$13.4 billion through 41 equity capital markets transactions during the first six months of 2019, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research.

11 September 2019

Dominican Republic defeats arbitration claim by dual nationals

A DR-CAFTA tribunal has declined jurisdiction over a US$41.5 million claim against the Dominican Republic brought by two US-Dominican dual nationals who were denied permission to expand a real estate project within a protected national park.

10 September 2019

Who are LACCA’s Approved lawyers of 2020?

Ahead of the publication of the 2020 edition of LACCA Approved, we take a look at the results to find out who Latin America’s leading law firm partners are, as voted for by in-house counsel.  

28 August 2019

Latin Lawyer debt capital markets league table: January-June

Featured in Deal reports 2019

Some 107 Latin American and international law firms have helped companies in the region raise nearly US$90 billion through 367 debt capital markets deals between January and June of this year, according to Latin Lawyer's data.

21 August 2019

Debt capital markets report Spanish-speaking LatAm: May-June

Featured in Deal reports 2019

Latin Lawyer recorded 53 debt transactions outside Brazil, with a combined value of US$18.7 billion.

21 August 2019

Who are LACCA’s Approved lawyers of 2020?

Ahead of the publication of the 2020 edition of LACCA Approved, we take a look at the results to find out who Latin America’s leading law firm partners are, as voted for by in-house counsel.  

13 August 2019

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