The Firm

The recognition of a law firm is built with a highly qualified professional trajectory, efficient work, dedication and integrity in the services provided. With this objective we have maintained our commitment to continuous improvement and quality assurance during our 20 years of experience, which has allowed us to obtain the trust and satisfaction of each client, and become a benchmark of excellence in the provision of legal services and advice in the Dominican Republic.

We offer services with the highest quality standards in the following practice areas

Corporate and commercial law

At Estrella & Tupete, Abogados we provide solutions to our clients in each of the possible stages of corporate development. We offer incorporation of companies and branches of foreign companies, mergers and acquisitions, spin-offs and restructuring, assistance in bankruptcy proceedings, dissolution and liquidation, shareholders agreements, transfer of shares, dissolution of companies and due diligence.

Intellectual and industrial property

We specialize in the investigation of intellectual infringements, sanitary registration, franchising, registration of trademarks and other distinctive signs, protection of trade secrets, renewal of registrations, management of portfolios of goods safeguarded by copyright, business structures for the exploitation of protected goods and participation in criminal proceedings related to their properties.

Foreign investment

We have a legal structure capable of responding to the interests of foreign companies wishing to invest in the Dominican Republic. For such purposes, it is governed by the requirements demanded by the International Organization for Standardization ISO 9001:2015, in order to provide clients with the confidence that their legal needs rest on a team that adapts its actions to recognized international quality standards.

Consumption law

The services offered include representation in litigation proceedings and before state institutions, such as the National Institute for the Protection of Consumer Rights (Pro Consumidor), specialized consulting, prevention of violations of Law 358-05 on the Protection of Consumer or User Rights, design of legal strategies, investigative processes and analysis of transactions, in order to avoid anti-competitive practices.

Civil law

In order to preserve compliance with the bases of civil law, inspired by protecting the interests of the subject at the patrimonial and moral level, whether public or private, we offer representation services, in which we handle contentious processes, successions, marriages, compulsory collections, specialized orientation, prevention of violations of applicable laws, litigious claims, contracts, adoptions and donations, among others.   

Administrative law

At the Firm we practice administrative law in an officiuos manner before the courts and state authorities. We provide our services for contentious administrative actions, concessions, obtaining licenses, permits and authorizations, patrimonial responsibility of the State, public bidding processes, management of operations of state bodies and drafting of contracts between private and public entities.