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 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$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 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. Pellerano & Herrera is the first and only law firm in that has been awarded the world’s most important legal industry award – Firm of the Year by prestigious ranking firm Chambers and Partnersbased on client interviews (2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017). Other recent awards and recognitions include Most Innovative Law Firm of the Year in the Dominican Republic by IFLR Americas Awards in 2017 and 2018 and Law Firm of the Year in the Dominican Republic at the 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