Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernandez

Gustavo Mejía Ricart Avenue No. 106, Piantini Tower, 6th Floor
Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic, 10148
 +809 473 4500
 +809 683 2936
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Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández was founded in 1985 by William C. Headrick, Roberto Rizik, Francisco Alvarez and Mary Fernández, each of whom is an experienced attorney in a wide range of practice areas.  Later, Marisol Vicens, Sarah De León, Tomás Hernández, Kirsys Reynoso, Luisa Nuño, Hipólito García and Julio Camejo joined the Firm as partners.  Dr. Headrick retired from active practice in 2002, but remains of counsel to the Firm.

The Firm’s ten partners, more than thirty associates, as well as a number of paralegals and other highly qualified administrative personnel strive to provide clients with the highest level of service and excellence.  This commitment to service and excellence has allowed the Firm and its professionals to acquire a first-rate reputation, and is widely considered to be one of the leading firms of the Dominican Republic.

Chambers Global - The World´s Leading Lawyers has consistently recognized Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández as one of the leading firms in the Dominican Republic.  The Firm was recently distinguished at the highest level (Band 1) recognized by Chambers Latin America 2010.  Several of the Firm’s partners have also been recognized by Chambers as leaders in their practice areas. Similarly, LatinLawyer 250, has also distinguished the Firm as outstanding corporate negotiators, emphasizing that the Firm excels in high-level work and has established its reputation in the legal market as a result of its repeated success in high profile deals and litigation.

Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández provides legal advice to clients in complex corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, foreign investment, intellectual property, real estate operations and tourism. Its growing litigation department, with an emphasis on civil and commercial matters and a growing white collar criminal practice, has been involved in some of the most high-profile cases recently litigated in the Dominican Republic.  The Firm has also developed a recognized practice in alternative methods of dispute resolution, especially arbitration.

The Firm is the exclusive member of TAGLaw, the prestigious international network of lawyers, in the Dominican Republic.

Practice Area
Administrative Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Aviation Law, Banking and Financial Law, Competition Law, Corporate Law, Energy Law, Environmental Law, Foreign Investment, Industrial Free Zones, Insurance, Intellectual Property, International Trade, Labor Matters, Litigation, Maritime Law, Mining and Natural Resources Law, Privatization, Real Estate, Sports Law, Tax Law, Telecommunications, Tourism, Trusts and Estates Law.