Russin,Vecchi & Heredia Bonetti (RV&HB) is the Dominican Republic affiliate of Russin & Vecchi, an international law firm with a presence in Asia, Europe, North America and the Caribbean.RV&HB The 42 year old firm, counts with a team of multilingual lawyers that specialize in all areas of commercial law, satisfying the full range of requests for legal assistance from their national and international clients. The firm is committed to excellence in its services and to the innovation, advancement and improvement of the legal and business climate in the Dominican Republic.
RVHB is a firm committed with excellence and value added in the services that it provides as well as the innovation, advance and improvement of the legal framework for business in the Dominican Republic with the utmost respect to the rule of law. The ethical standards, quality and experience of its staff are mirrored by Russin Vecchi & Heredia Bonetti continuing growth and achievement in the ever changing legal market and have been the key of RVHB current standing as one of the leader’s law firms in the Dominican Republic. The firm conducts its practice in accordance with the professional ethics, work quality and timeliness expected in Europe and the United States. In 1989 the firm established a Puerto Plata office along with correspondent offices in several of the country’s provinces.
RV&HB was chosen the Dominican Republic representative of MERITAS, the global association of independent business lawyers, in over 60 countries. This membership requires yearly examination and re-certification of RV&HB, attesting to the quality of its services.
At the present time the firm holds an impressive roster of national and international customers, including major domestic and international banks, pharmaceutical companies, free zones of goods and services, courier service companies, computerized reservation systems, international airlines, catering services, airports operators, aircraft manufacturers, shipping and seaport companies, mining companies, hotel project operators, insurance companies, agricultural industries, food and apparel, engineering and construction firms, energy and telecommunications, international oil companies, financial and others.
Main Areas of Practice:
- Civil Aviation:
RV&HB has a high profile in this area, providing specialized legal counsel and services with respect to the
specific needs of the domestic and international aviation industry and related activities; establishment,
operation, contracts, claims, aircraft purchase and registration, aircraft leasing and financing, commercial
and regulatory issues, insurance, among others.
- Agency & Distributorship;
- Banking, Financing & Securities;
- Company & Commercial Law;
- Energy & Telecommunications;
- Industrial & Intellectual Property;
- Foreign Investment;
- Family Law Dispute Resolution & Arbitration;
- Real Estate & Tourism.
RV&HB has developed a well defined legal practice, which has guaranteed its participation in the coordination and execution of major local and international transactions and projects in different areas, including corporate restructuring process through mergers and acquisitions and liquidation of services companies and banking institutions; multidiscipline investment projects; joint ventures; airports, seaports, international airlines, electric, mining, telecommunications, railroad and construction concessions and privatizations; arbitration; secured and syndicated loan transactions and guarantees, structured finance, securitization; business structures and tax planning and, development and operation of tourism and real estate-urbanization projects, among others.
RV&HB provides legal advice in the traditional areas of practice and the most innovative and modern fields, with the experience it has acquired over decades of practice.