Pellerano & Herrera has been the leading law firm in the Dominican Republic for over 25 years. Established in 1952, the firm is typically involved in all major transactions in the country and provides advice to most international players. The firm’s multidisciplinary team of lawyers is recognised as the most comprehensive and sophisticated in the market, seeking to provide its clients legal solutions in all areas of business. The firm is best known internationally for providing pragmatic and constructive legal advice, thanks to its solid compromise to innovation and the implementation of the best professional practices.
Pellerano & Herrera has served as counsel for the largest and most significant deals in the history of the Dominican Republic. It counselled Ambev in the acquisition of Cerveceria Nacional Dominicana for over US$2 billion, the largest M&A deal in Dominican history; assisted Barrick Gold Corporation in the US$1.2 billion credit facility granted for the exploitation of the Pueblo Viejo Gold Mine, the largest foreign investment registered in the country, for US$2.7 billion; and assisted underwriters in the emission of the US$1.5 billion sovereign bond offering issued by the Dominican State, the largest bond offering in the history of the country.
Pellerano & Herrera is the sole Dominican firm member of Lex Mundi and is also part of many important networks and specialised associations. These include the World Services Group and Club de Abogados. The firm won “Private Equity Deal of the Year 2009” IFLR award after acquiring concession for five international airports in the country; it has also been named Law Firm of the Year four times by Chambers and Partners. Pellerano & Herrera features in several legal directories, including Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America, IFLR1000, Latin Lawyer and The Legal 500.
10 John F Kennedy Avenue
Tel: (809) 541-5200
Fax: (809) 567-0773
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