Leading Puerto Rico Lawyer Francisco Domenech

Francisco Domenech is a lawyer and managing partner at the Puerto Rico based company Politank, a government affairs law firm. Mr. Domenech was Director of the Office of Legislative Services of the P.R. Legislative Assembly (2005-2008), which is the local legislative equivalent of the U.S. Congress Congressional Research Service. He was also the P.R. Senate President’s Chief Legal Counsel.

Francisco served as Hillary Clinton’s Deputy Campaign Manager in Puerto Rico for her Presidential run in both 2008 and 2016. He served as one of the national finance co-chairs for Ready for Hillary which coordinated fundraisers for her campaign throughout the nation. He sat on Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign national finance committee and helped organize her trip to Puerto Rico during the 2016 election.

Mr. Domenech also served as Campaign Manager for Congresswoman Jenniffer Gonzalez’ bid to become Puerto Rico’s first woman and the youngest person to serve as Resident Commissioner.

In 2016 Francisco Domenech was part of the 40 Under 40 of Puerto Rico. This honor was given to young people within across many different industries. This was the first year that the nominees were voted on by the public, and Mr. Domenech received the highest number of votes.

Mr. Domenech has been involved in supporting many philanthropic opportunities over the years. These include The Clinton Foundation, the Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, the Museo de Arte de Ponce, the TASIS Dorado Scholarship Fund, The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, and the Hispanic Heritage Foundation.

Francisco received his B.A. in Political Science and his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Puerto Rico and his undergrad at University of Puerto Rico in the College of Social Sciences. During the years of 1998 to 1999 he Student Body president. He served as a Academic Senator before the University of Puerto Rico Rio Pierdas Campus Academic Senate and was President of the General Student Body council during his 1999-2000 school year. While in law school, Francisco Domenech did a semester abroad at the University College London where he took several courses in comparative law there.