JUAN MORENO attended the Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) in Santiago, Dominican Republic, where he obtained his Law Degree with *Summa Cum Laude** *honors. Juan also received a Master in Obligations and Consumer Law at his alma mater, in a joint program with French universities of Savoie (Chambéry) and Pierre Mèndes-France (Grenoble). He is a member of the Dominican Bar Association. His native language is Spanish, and he is fluent in English and French.
He worked as an associate at a prestigious law firm in the Dominican Republic, where he focused his practice on Economic Criminal Law, Intellectual Property Litigation and International Trade. By virtue of his training, Mr. Moreno participated as co-lead trial counsel in three major banking fraud cases, several high-profiled international trademark disputes and trade-related disputes under the Free Trade Agreement between the Dominican Republic and Central America, among other economic-related cases.
Also, under the umbrella of the firm, he has assisted members of the Dominican Congress and the Central Bank of the Dominican Republic in the drafting of several Laws and Regulations.