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Raful Sicard Polanco & Fernández

Corporate/Commercial

3 ranked lawyersBand 3Dominican RepublicLatin America 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Boutique commercial firm known for counselling clients on matters related to aviation, shipping and telecommunications. Assists clients with project finance and development mandates and regulatory advice pertaining to the finance arena, as well as corporate governance matters. Particularly well versed in administrative law. UPS, Copa Airlines and Delta Air Lines are new clients.

Strengths

An impressed client reports: "They are an excellent firm with strong technical skills, providing good advice on complex matters and a high-quality work product." The source goes on to add: "They have a multidisciplinary team with specialist lawyers in various branches of the law."

Work highlights

Assisted Bolsa de Valores de la República Dominicana (the Dominican stock exchange) with the process of structuring a new trading model to be implemented as a consequence of the new securities market regulations. Also advised on corporate governance matters.

Notable practitioners

An interviewee praises María Esther Fernández Alvarez de Pou for offering "strong legal acumen and leadership skills." Alvarez de Pou provides a niche focus assisting clients with aviation and customs issues. Her expertise spans regulatory matters, government contracts and free trade zones, as well as advising on company incorporations and the drafting of commercial contracts.

Associate-to-watch Sabrina Angulo joins the rankings following strong praise from clients, with one reporting: "She is a very thorough lawyer with great analytical skills." A different interviewee also appreciates "her quick and effective service."

Co-head of department Sara Sicard is commended by a source for being "an excellent lawyer." Sicard is experienced advising on capitalisation matters. She routinely counsels clients on debt and equity financing, advising on the disposal of shares and loan agreements.

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Corporate/Commercial Department

Raful Sicard Polanco & Fernández

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Frank Félix Miranda No. 8

Ensanche Naco

Santo Domingo

Distrito Nacional

Dominican Republic

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Dominican Republic

Corporate/Commercial


María Esther Fernández Alvarez de Pou
Band 2
Sabrina Angulo
Associates to watch
Sara V. Sicard
Band 4