Rubén J. García




Offices: Las Terrenas and Samaná
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Main Practice Areas

Labor and employment law

Real estate law

Sports law





Professional profile

  • More than 30 years’ experience in advising businesses and hotels in the Dominican Republic on labor and employment issues; recently negotiated a collective labor agreement for a very important client with a 1,600+ member union.
  • Former  professor of Labor Law at the Universidad Católica Nordestana and at the Universidad Autónoma de Santo Domingo.
  • Legal advisor for the last 34 years to the most important real estate projects in Las Terrenas and Samaná areas.
  • Legal counsel since 1994 to the Boxing Federation of the Dominican Republic.


  • Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, LL.M. in Labor Law, 1998.
  • Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, LL.B., 1982.

Recognitions and Memberships

  • Ranked as a recommended lawyer in The Legal 500 Latin America survey.
  • Founding member of the Asociación Humanitaria Domínico-Francesa.
  • President of the Boxing Association of the Duarte Province, and national vice president of the Dominican Boxing Federation.
  • Founding member of the Dominican Bar Association.
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Duarte Savings and Loans Association (Asociación Duarte de Ahorros y Préstamos).