Mr Francisco Alvarez > Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández > Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic > Lawyer Profile
Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández Offices
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Mr Francisco Alvarez
Litigation / Business
Founding Partner. Specialist in litigation and arbitration, particularly in the areas of banking, white collar crime and administrative law. Extensive experience in negotiations, corporate law, and telecommunications matters.
– Founding Partner at Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández – Former Coordinator of the civic organization Participación Ciudadana – Professor of Estates and Inheritance at the UNPHU, 1985-1990 – Professor of Contracts at the PUCMM Recognized by Chambers Latin America –Leading Lawyers for Dispute Resolution 2014, Chambers Global 2014 and Latin Lawyer 250 – Leading Business Law Firms, 2013, being described in the first one as “the quintessential litigator”.
- Spanish - English
– Dominican Bar Association (CARD)
– Bachelor of Laws (Magna Cum Laude), UNPHU, Dominican Republic, 1979 – Master in Constitutional and Public Law, Universidad Castilla La Macha, Spain, 2012
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Dominican Republic > Dispute resolution(Leading individuals)
Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández’s ‘excellent‘ department houses lawyers with ‘deep expertise‘ across a broad spectrum of dispute resolution; banking and labour litigation are core strengths of the practice, with bank fraud-related criminal cases keeping the team busy. Well-regarded litigator Francisco Alvarez and Tomás Hernández, who has ‘a strategic mind‘ and counts labour litigation as a key strength, jointly head the practice together with Julio Camejo, who is noted for his expertise in environmental and white-collar criminal law matters. Recent work includes Alvarez and Camejo representing the Dominican General Tax Agency in criminal proceedings against the Tremols Group in a $186m tax fraud case. Manuel Madera and Jaime Senior are both active commercial litigators. Other clients include Pfizer, Banco BHD Léon and Citibank.