Pamela Hernández

Senior Associate

Pamela Hernández joined the firm in 2012 as an Associate in the Intellectual Property Department of MINIÑO.

She is the coordinator of the IP litigation practice of the firm in the Dominican Republic. She handles most aspects of IP law and specializes in anti-counterfeiting, customs actions, and copyright infringement with a particular focus on satellite piracy. Her day to day work also includes trademark clearance, oppositions and cancellations, due diligence, and commercialization of Intellectual Property rights.

Together with a team of lawyers, paralegals and support staff, she handles the local portfolios of a number of multinational and local clients, who rely on her and the rest of the team to help protect and enforce their Intellectual Property rights in the country.

In addition to her experience and education gained in the Dominican Republic, Pamela obtained her LL.M in Madrid, Spain for International Business Law from the Complutense University of Madrid. She has a LL.B./J.D. from Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) of Santo Domingo, in Dominican Republic.


“Ochoa and Blanco are flanked by stars of the future Arlene Herrera and Pamela Hernandez, who have proved to be unstinting in their dedication to clients…Hernandez coordinates the litigation section and has particular expertise in anti-counterfeiting and customs intercepts, as brands such as Michael Kors know well.” WTR 1000 2018.


  • Intellectual Property
  • Copyright Infringement
  • Trademark Infringement
  • Technology Law
  • IP Litigation
  • Trademark Prosecution and Enforcement
  • Health Regulatory


  • LL.B. in Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM), Santa Domingo, Dominican Republic, 2005
  • LL.M in International Business Law, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain, 2011


  • WTR 1000
  • Legal 500


  • Dominican Republic Bar Association (CARD)
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • Trademark Committee of the Dominican Intellectual Property Association (ADOPI)


English, Spanish