Román Medina Diplán

Managing Partner +1 809 586 5535 Send email Puerto Plata


Dr. Medina started his career as a law clerk in the Washington, DC offices of Russin & Vecchi in 1992, and since the year 1993 has been the Managing Partner of the Puerto Plata Office of Russin Vecchi & Heredia Bonetti, one of the leading firms of the Dominican Republic in Business Law.

During his long career, Dr. Medina has accumulated vast experience in the areas of foreign investment law, contracts, corporate, real estate, tourism, casinos and tax incentives. He has been the legal advisor for a number of real estate developers and touristic projects, negotiating purchases of real estate properties as well as obtaining the permits and licenses required for the construction and operation of real estate and tourism projects.

Dr. Medina has been recognized by Chambers Latin America as one of the leading attorneys in real estate and tourism in the Dominican Republic. The Legal 500 has reported that his clients praise him for his honesty, charisma, knowledge and language skills and the publication “Who’s Who of Legal Central America 2016 of Latin Lawyers” has reported that Mr. Medina is recommended for his quick grasp of complex issues.


Universidad Autónoma de Santo Domingo (JD), 1987

Washington College of Law (LLM)

Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (Post Graduate in Commercial and Corporate Law)