Headrick has been recognized by the most prestigious international legal directories and in multiple occasions, it has received the very important award as Dominican Republic’s Law Firm of the year by Chambers in the years 2020, 2018, 2016, 2014 and 2012 and from IFLR in 2016 and 2015.
Chambers Global-The World's Leading Lawyers has recognized Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández as one of the leading law firms in the Dominican Republic, distinguishing it for its ‘‘practical experience, fast responses and commitment to the provision of legal services of the highest quality at a cost that is directly proportional to the quality of the service.’’ It has also been classified by Chambers Latin America as one of the Firms with highest standards (Band 1) for its principal areas of practice, and after being invariably in the shortlist, it was recognized as ‘‘Law Firm of the Year’’ of the Dominican Republic at the 2016, 2014 and 2012 Chamber Latin America Awards. This directory has said that the Firm ‘‘offers a wide range of services and has a stellar reputation among clients and competitors.’’ The directory points out that our clients believe that ‘‘the Firm has an excellent team and offers A-level services. The partners are excellent, dynamic and work together to be of counsel to an impressive client portfolio.’’ Some of its partners have been recognized among the most important in their respective areas of practice.
Headrick has been named the best Law Firm of the Dominican Republic for the years 2016 and 2015, the only two awards in which the Dominican Republic has been included among the Latin America group. In IFLR 1000, the guide that was published by this review, the Firm has been distinguished as a ‘‘Tier 1’’ firm with respect to the Commercial and Finance areas as well as in Infrastructure and Energy. The guide states that “Headrick Rizik Alvarez & Fernández remains firmly in the top spot after a year of participating in impressive operations and being strongly endorsed by the market’’. A competitor says ‘‘they are very good.’’ ‘‘They represent big clients and have a strong team.’’ Some of its partners are recommended as leading lawyers in different areas.
The Legal 500 points out that the Firm is "excellent in all aspects and amazes with its strong negotiation skills combined with timely and in-depth understanding of the particular needs of its clients." This directory places the Firm in the highest category with regard to business, litigation and Intellectual Property.
Latin Lawyer 250 has listed the Firm as "corporate high-flyers", indicating that the Firm is regularly involved in complex transactions that take place in the Dominican Republic.
Furthermore, our commitment to pro-bono work has lead us to being recognized by the Cyrus Vance Center and Latin Lawyer as Leading Light – Pro Bono In Latin America.