Ms Marisol Vicens > Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández > Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic > Lawyer Profile

Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández
CALLE GUSTAVO MEJIA RICART NO 106
TORRE PIATINI, 6TH FLOOR
SANTO DOMINGO
Dominican Republic
Marisol Vicens photo

Work Department

Business / Corporate / M&A

Position

Partner. Coordinates the implementation of investment projects; practices in energy law, negotiation and execution of contracts, franchise and distribution relations, creation and restructuring of companies, acquisitions, mergers and joint ventures, regulatory matters, real estate projects and estate planning.

Career

– Partner at Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández – Vice-Secretary, CONEP (Business Roundtable) – Legal Counsel, Association of Industries of the DR – President, Committee on Energy and Hydrocarbons, National Council for Social Security in representation of CONEP – Past President, COPARDOM – Past President, ANJE – Firm’s Representative, TAGLAW Recognized by Chambers Latin America – Leading Lawyers for Business 2014, and by Latin Lawyer 250 – Leading Business Law Firms, 2014, being praised as “an excellent, highly capable and service-focused counsel on corporate and commercial matters”.

Languages

- Spanish - French - English - Italian

Memberships

– Dominican Bar Association – Board, CONEP – Board, CEDIMAT – Chamber of Commerce of Santo Domingo – IBA – Institut de Droit d´Expression et d´Inspiration Françaises

Education

– Doctor of Law (Summa Cum Laude), UNIBE, Dominican Republic, 1987 – Diplôme Supérieur de l´Université, Spécialisation en Droit Civil (Mention Très Bien), Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), France, 1989 – Diplôme d´Études Approfondies en Droit Privé Général (Mention Bien), Université Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), France, 1990

Leisure

Travel

Lawyer Rankings

Dominican Republic > Real estate and tourism

Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández has extensive experience in regulatory real estate matters, transactions and projects, with prominent tourism development mandates keeping the team busy. Corporate real estate and litigation are other areas of strength for the department. Jaime Senior, who is well known for his expertise in corporate matters, heads the practice in conjunction with Marisol Vicens, who has a broad corporate and real estate practice. Senior associate César Ledesma is active in project development work.

Dominican Republic > Energy and natural resources

Experienced in handling high-value transactions and energy-related project finance, Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández‘s practice is jointly led by Marisol Vicens and Eileen Jiménez. Together with corporate law expert Mary Fernández, Jiménez is advising three development banks on a $60m financing to Montecristi Solar FV for the construction of a 57MW solar power plant in the Dominican Republic. Associate Elizabeth Silfa is also noted.