Pellerano & Herrera has been the leading law firm in the Dominican Republic for over 30 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 with 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 and continues to serve 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 US$2.5 billion sovereign bond offering issued by the Dominican state, the largest bond offering in the history of the country, awarded Sovereign Liability Management of the Year 2015 by LatinFinance Deals of the Year Awards.
Pellerano & Herrera is the exclusive Dominican Lex Mundi member firm and is also part of many important networks and specialised associations such as World Services Group and Club de Abogados. Pellerano & Herrera has been awarded Firm of the Year by prestigious ranking firm Chambers and Partners in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017; Innovative Law Firm of the Year by IFLR Americas Awards in 2017, 2018 and 2019; and Law Firm of the Year by Who’s Who Legal Awards in 2017 and 2018. 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