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Medina Garnes Abogados
Dominican Republic
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Work Department

Dispute Resolution


Senior Associate


She concentrates her practice in Economic Criminal Law, Banking Regulation, Constitutional Law and Litigation.

Jansy Castro began her career as a criminal specialist as a Public Defender from 2005 to 2010; she then worked as an in-house lawyer for the Superintendency of Banks of the Dominican Republic until 2014; and later she worked as lawyer of the Constitutional Court of the Dominican Republic until 2016.


Spanish and English


She has a Law Degree, Pedro Henríquez Ureña National University (Unphu) (2003), a Master in Global Rule of Law & Constitutional Democracy, University of Genoa (2016), Master in Constitutional Law and Public Law, Castilla La Mancha University, Albacete, Spain (2011), Master’s Degree in Constitutional Law, Iberoamerican University (2010) and Master’s Degree in Business Law and Economic Legislation, Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (2005).

She also has a Diploma in Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure and Constitutional Procedure. University of San Andres (Buenos Aires, Argentina) (2009), a Diploma in Criminal Procedure Law and Constitutional Procedure, University of Costa Rica (2008) and a Diploma in Banking Update, Iberoamerican University / Florida International University (2010). As well as studies on Constitutional and Administrative Law, University of Salamanca (2014), International Course in Pontifical Constitutional Procedural Law, Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia (2013), Litigation Techniques, Interamerican University of Puerto Rico (Inter) (2012) and Public Defender, National School of the Judiciary (ENJ) (2005).

Lawyer Rankings

Dominican Republic > Dispute resolution

(Rising stars)

Jansy CastroMedina Garnes Abogados

Medina Garnes Abogados is hailed for providing ‘excellent recommendations in addition to positive results in court‘. The team, which has been involved in a number of precedent-setting cases in the Dominican Republic, covers the gamut of administrative, civil, commercial and constitutional litigation and also has strong suits in white-collar criminal cases and arbitration. Firm founder Fabiola Medina Garnes, who is especially proficient in arbitration and in tax, administrative and civil litigation, oversees with team with Jesús Francos, who is well regarded for his specialism in administrative disputes. The pair are well supported by senior associates Jansy Castro, whose past experience as a public defender puts her in a strong position to handle criminal cases, and Víctor León Morel, who joined from Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández in January 2022.