Urania has over 20 years of experience providing legal advice in the areas of foreign
investment, corporate law, aviation law, banking law, contracts, free trade
agreements, distribution agreements and mergers and acquisitions.
Among her most representative matters,
Urania has assisted JetBlue Airways Corporation in the opening of
new routes in the Dominican Republic, as well as on all regulatory
and safety issues to ensure the correct functioning of their
operations in the country. She has also represented the Dominican
Lawyers Guild during the negotiations of the Free Trade Agreement
between Central America and the Dominican Republic, protecting the
interests of Dominican lawyers.
She has assisted prestigious
international brands such as Louis Vuitton, Swarovski, L’Oreal,
Volvo, Fiat, Daimler, General Electric, Procter & Gamble,
among others, in matters related to distribution and franchising
agreements. She has also assisted several international
companies in their establishment in the country, such as a gas
compression plant and a liquor aging company.
Urania was part of the legal team
that advised the Association of Soft Drink Industries of the
Dominican Republic, Inc. in the process initiated before the
Unfair Trade Practice Regulatory Commission with regards to the
implementation of safeguard measures to imports of containers
and glass jars from all origins. This was one of the first cases
brought before this regulatory committee pursuant to the
provisions of Law No. 1-02 on Unfair Practices Trade and
She has been recognized by Who's Who
Legal and Chambers and Partners in Aviation and Transport.
Urania received her Bachelor of Laws
from Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra in 1999. In
2001, she graduated from the master’s in international legal
studies from Washington College of Law in American University.
She has participated in several law and business programs in
Georgetown University (2002) and Florida International
University (2003, 2004).
English and Spanish