Juanita is an associate with the firm, specializing in Business and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Before joining JCP in 2015, Juanita practiced as a lawyer and in-house counsel in France, in corporate law, international contracts, intellectual property, international arbitration and labour law. Earlier, she worked as Deputy Counsel in the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris.

Prior to her experience in France, Juanita worked at one of the top ranking firms in the Dominican Republic and at Court of Appeals of the National District.

Recent Relevant Experience

  • Experienced in Corporate Law, Intellectual Property, Pharmaceutical and Tax Law.
  • Drafts and negotiates international contracts in English, French and Spanish.
  • Manages arbitration proceedings in Latin America and Europe, especially on construction, energy and transport.

Recognitions

  • Fulbright Scolarship (2005)
  • Eiffel Scolarship (2004)
Éducation
  • Université Panthéon-Assas, Paris II, France, Ph. D. in Law Mention très honorable avec félicitations du jury, 2009
  • Georgetown University,  LL.M. in Tax Law, Washington D. C., With distinction, 2005
  • Université Panthéon-Assas, Paris II, Francia, LL.M. in Civil Law, Mention Bien, 2004
  • Universidad APEC LL.B., 2003, Summa Cum Laude, 2003
Memberships
  • Dominican Republic Bar Association
  • Paris Bar Association
Languages
  • Spanish
  • French
  • English