Jessica Arthur Jiménez, a licensed attorney and graduate of the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) she received her law degree, magna cum laude, in 2010. She further earned two master’s with honours from the Universidad de Barcelona, both in the fields of International Trade and Commerce and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR). Ms Arthur leads our firms’ commercial practice and focuses her professional expertise to the field of legal counsel to physical and legal entities – both at the national and international levels. She handles cases related to industrial property; business, contractual and labour law; fiscal and taxation policies, as well as general corporate law.
Her practice has included active participation in local corporate negotiation and decision-making proceedings, such as the attainment and settlement of a payment agreement and subsequent recovery of amounts due on civil engineering works by a major health centre in the Dominican Republic. In addition, she acts as legal adviser to corporate entities involved in the construction industry, as well as other corporate entities established in the Dominican Republic, that seek to establish offshore structures and trust funds.