Dominican Republic law firm Pellerano & Herrera announced that Joanna Bonnelly has become a partner.
Bonnelly re-joined Pellerano & Herrera in 2014 (she worked at the firm for two years upon graduation in 1999) from a local Dominican firm. She has 18 years of experience practicing law including a 7-year stint as an associate at what is currently Squire Patton Boggs. Bonelly focuses her practice in corporate transactions and financing and regularly advises local and international companies in mergers and acquisitions, project finance, energy and hydrocarbons, free zones, tenders and public procurement, and general corporate law matters.
Bonelly received her Bachelor of Laws, magna cum laude, from Universidad Iberoamericana in 1999. In the years 2002-2003, she completed her Masters in Corporate Law at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, in Barcelona, Spain.
“Joanna Bonnelly is a key member of our corporate team and she has provided excellent service to our clients. We are proud to have her as a partner,” stated Ricardo Pellerano, managing partner of the firm.
With the promotion of Bonelly, the firm is now home to seven partners.