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We are proud to blend over 60 years of experience with an innovation and forward-thinking approach to the practice of law in the Caribbean. We are constantly looking for ways to elevate our clients’ experience. By incorporating modern, dynamic, and innovative structures into our workflows and processes, we are able to provide legal services that are not only effective but also efficient. We are passionate about changing paradigms and setting new standards in the legal industry in the Caribbean, and we would love to show you what we can do for you.


What we do

Intellectual Property
The Intellectual Property practice of the firm is one of our core practice areas. Our team, with its unique combination of local and international experience and expertise, is recognized as one of the leading IP practices in the Dominican Republic.

Intellectual Property in the Caribbean
Through its Caribbean practice, MINIÑO offers a “One-Stop-Shop” for protecting clients’ IP rights in the area traditionally referred to as the Caribbean.

IP Regulatory
IP regulatory is also an important aspect to protecting, enforcing, and commercializing Intellectual Property rights. We advise and assist our clients in relation to labeling and packaging compliance and regulations, as well as in respect to health authorizations and health claims before the corresponding local authorities.

Entertainment and Media
Our firm has a long-established practice in the Entertainment Industry. We advise and assist our clients in regulatory compliances, negotiations, advice and litigation issues in the entertainment industry.

Corporate and Commercial
Since the foundation of our firm over 60 years ago, we have been assisting clients in all aspects of corporate and commercial law in the Dominican Republic. We assist both local and international clients from a variety of industries including, tourism, real estate, entertainment, pharmaceutical and retail, among others.

Information Communication and Technology
We play ahead of the game and are constantly exploring our clients’ needs as they arise. In today´s global world, information communications and technology are essentials to all businesses and industries.

Customs and Import Trade in the Caribbean
In today’s global and highly regulated environment, organizations must comply with customs laws in multiple jurisdictions with many different regulations, the Caribbean region is no exception.

Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution
Our local experience and reputation at the highest international standard guarantees creative and efficient solutions to your legal needs in the Dominican Republic.

Our litigation team handles contentious matters in the areas of civil, commercial, intellectual property and employment and labor law.


What can you expect from us?

International Perspective
Meets Local Expertise

We are fluent in English and have international work experience and education. Our international perspective means that we understand the expectations and pressures of global business and we deliver services that meet the highest standard. We combine this unique perspective with over 60 years of local experience, expertise and reputation.

Fresh, Innovative

Firmly rooted by local experience and reputation, MINIÑO prides itself on its fresh and innovative approach to the practice of law in the Dominican Republic. We are constantly evolving as a firm and expanding our practice into new areas as they arise in the Dominican Republic and become important for our clients.

We are part of
Your Team

At MINIÑO, we consider ourselves to be a partner to our clients and it shows. We take advantage of the range of expertise and experience among our professionals to ensure that the client always has the right team for the job. We work together strategically and collaboratively to find the most cost effective and efficient solutions and to provide the best results for our clients; just as we would for any member of our team.

The caribbean market at a glance

27 Jurisdictions

where we provide our services

14,000 Files

managed by our firm

1,500 Clients

rely on our services

112 Millions

of tourists anually

43 Million Residents

currently living in the Caribbean

100 Companies

of the most innovative in the world are present in the region


We pride ourselves in being ranked as one of the top firms in the Caribbean.

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