Mr Luis Julio Jimenez > Jiménez Peña > Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic > Lawyer Profile

Jiménez Peña
AVENIDA WINSTON CHURCHILL 1099
CITI TOWER EN ACROPOLIS, PISO 14
SANTO DOMINGO DN 10148
Dominican Republic

Work Department

Business

Position

Founding Partner

Career

Jiménez Cruz Peña, Founding Partner Russin, Vecchi & Heredia Bonetti, Partner (1995-2003) Russin & Vecchi, Washington, D.C., Senior Associate and Partner (1992-1995) Russin, Vecchi & Heredia Bonetti, Associate (1990-1992) Presidential Appointee as Member of the Board of Directors of CAASD (Water and Sewage Corporation of Santo Domingo) 2000-2004

Languages

Spanish English

Memberships

Reviewing Consultative Commission for the Executive Branch’s Legal Advisor Office on the new Dominican Constitution (2010-Present) Dominican Association of Business Lawyers, Member of the Board (1998-2001) American Bar Association Inter-American Bar Association Bar of the Dominican Republic

Education

Georgetown University School of Business, Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER), Washington, D.C., United States, Executive Certificate Program, 1994 Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C., United States, LL.M., 1993 Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE), Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, LL.B., Magna Cum Laude, 1987

Lawyer Rankings

Dominican Republic > Corporate and M&A

Jiménez Peña stands out for assisting companies and foreign private equity firms on all their legal and business matters. Its track record includes M&A and corporate reorganisations, incorporations and product commercialisation, and it also provides ongoing commercial and corporate governance advice to its clients. Vilma Veras is particularly known for covering shareholders agreements, joint ventures, and cross-border M&A, founding partner Luis Julio Jimenez is an expert in administrative law, economic regulation and government relations, and Katherine Rosa has in-depth knowledge of the energy and infrastructure sectors. Together, the three co-lead the department. The firm’s pro bono work is also notable; it is involved in initiatives for underprivileged communities and has worked with a number of local and international charities.