Litigation and Dispute Resolution

The firm has a strong and successful litigation practice that has represented clients in the country’s largest, most complex, and most groundbreaking cases. Our lawyers have vast experience in sophisticated civil and commercial lawsuits, civil rights actions, constitutional law litigation, alternative dispute resolution, and business, insurance, and intellectual property litigation. The firm has established legal precedent in the Dominican Republic, such as the “Amparo Writ” (Recurso de Amparo) and the “Habeas Data,” a legal resource for obtaining information, based on the fundamental rights guaranteed by the constitution.

Santana Ripoll & Assoc.  attorneys represent clients before all courts and governmental bodies in the Dominican Republic in civil, commercial, fiscal, and criminal matters, including on issues of corporate, mercantile, constitutional, and real estate law. The firm also represents clients in banking and financing matters as well as in intellectual and industrial property actions. Additionally, the firm represents clients in cases involving multiple jurisdictions, including local enforcement of foreign judgments.

The search for practical solutions for each case is the core purpose guiding the attorneys at Santana Ripoll & Assoc, who provide an unbiased perspective to our clients while discussing with them risks involved as well as the chances for success.

Although our attorneys are widely known for their successful litigation practice, we always turn to alternate legal actions if that is in our client’s best interests, to save them the time and the expense involved in a court action.

The firm’s arbitration lawyers advise clients with respect to civil and commercial conflicts. Depending on the matter, the work is organized in multidisciplinary teams composed of the best specialists at the firm, to add value to our clients in every transaction.