Felix Fernandez Peña joined the firm in 2017 and became a partner of Dispute Resolution Department in 2019, leading theTransporation practice area. He has more than 17 years of experience in legal practice and represents both national and international clients in matters in the area of civil and commercial law, labor law and social security, corporate law, maritime and aviation law, administrative law and regulated sectors, criminal law, insurance, banking, international law, foreign investment, intellectual property , arbitration and litigation in general.
He has vast experience counseling foreign companies entering the Dominican market and regularly advises clients on labor legislation, due diligence processes, corporate governance and adaptation of multinational regulations under the Dominican legal framework.
He was part of the drafting team of the Draft Maritime Trade Law of the Dominican Republic.
Félix was recognized as a Litigation Star by Benchmark Litigation 2019.
He received his Bachelor of Laws, magna cum laude, from the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra in 2000. He has participated in various programs and seminars on topics related to civil law, criminal procedure, industry law, labor law and social security, maritime insurance, among others. He is a member of the Dominican Bar Association and the Association of Lawyers of Santiago.
Felix is fluent in Spanish, English and French.