Tel.: 809-535-9511

Fax: 809-535-6649



Yissel Josefina De León Burgos provides legal assistance and consulting to firms and investment projects in all matters relating to their legal needs, specifically in areas related to Employment Law, Contracts, Anticorruption Laws and Litigation, in general. In addition, she has experience in negotiation of commercial agreements and civil and labor litigations. Yissel has been a in the public service as Assistant Attorney for Civil and Commercial First Instance Court and Court of Appeal, Labor Judge First Instance and Court of Appeal for several years, and forward in the private sector as an In-House Corporate Lawyer for a Canadian multinational. In the academic field, Mrs. De Leon is a professor of Labor Law of the Faculty of Law at the Universidad Católica Santo Domingo (UCSD) and Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE).


  • Judge of Peace Candidate, Escuela Nacional de la Judicatura (ENJ), Primera Promoción, 2001.
  • Master’s in Diplomacy and International Relations, Universidad Católica Santo Domingo (UCSD), 2003.
  • Postgraduate in Human Rights and Democratization, Universidad de Chile, 2005.


  • Dominican Bar Association.


Spanish, English and Italian.