Headrick promotes three to the partnership

Dominican Republic law firm Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández announced three new partners.

With the promotion of Annalisa Jáquez Núñez, Eileen Jiménez Cantisano and Manuel Madera Acosta; Headrick is now home to 11 partners.

Jáquez a graduate of the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, summa cum laude, in the Dominican Republic and obtained two master’s degrees from the Université de Droit, d’Économie et de Sciences Sociales de Paris, Paris II (Panthéon-Assas) and the Université de Savoie (Chambéry-Annency). Her practice is focused on corporate law, real estate law and financial and regulatory laws.

Jiménez graduated summa cum laude from the Universidad Iberoamericana, and earned a master’s degree at the Universidad Francisco de Vitoria – Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Madrid. She is focused on structuring and implementation of real estate and tourism projects, business law, corporate law and M&A.

Madera also graduated from Universidad Iberoamericana and completed a master’s degree at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University. Madera is a member of the firm’s litigation team, and has developed an expertise in arbitration, labour law and strategic advice to professional sports teams and leagues.

“The promotion of these new partners, each of which has spent over ten years of their professional career at the firm, reflects our commitment to promoting the talent that we have developed, as well as the growing demand for work that we are seeing from domestic and international clients,” said Roberto Rizik, managing partner of Headrick. 

Ignacio Abella