Francisco Domenech is not just a managing partner of Politank, a law firm that specializes in government affairs. Domenech is also heavily involved in politics, serving as a campaign manager for Democratic figures like Hillary Clinton and the Hon. Jenniffer Gonzalez. Domenech is also a passionate philanthropist who uses Politank to support various causes. His knowledge and experience in both the legal and political world make him a force to be reckoned with, and his success is peppered with many achievements.
Domenech is a graduate UPR, Rio Piedras Campus, with a bachelor’s and Juris Doctor in political science. He was politically active during his tenure as a student. Francisco was President of the Student Body Council, an Academic Senator for the UPR Rio Piedras Academic Senate, and also served as Student Body President of UPR’s College of Social Sciences. Upon graduating Domenech continued his political foray, partaking in Puerto Rican/U.S. politics. As Puerto Rico is a U.S. territory it also takes part in election, and Domenech became an important part of those elections. In 2007 Domenech became a member of the Democratic National Committee, representing the Young Democrats of America. Later, he served as Deputy Campaign Manager for Hillary Clinton’s first Presidential run against Obama, he would continue this service years later in her second run against Sen. Sanders. Domenech has been a delegate for Puerto Rico in the last four Democratic National Conventions, and in 2016 was appointed to Clinton’s National Finance Committee. Francisco Domenech’s legal merits are just as impressive.
Before coming to Politank, Francisco Domenech was the former Director of Legislative Services. The P.R. Legislative Assembly is comparable to the U.S. Congressional Research Service. He served in this position for three years from 2005 to 2008. Before that he served as Chief Legal Counsel for the P.R. Senate President. Domenech represented the Senate’s interests in court, facilitated the supervising of all counsel work, and oversaw outside counsel as well as federal lobbyists. Domenech is able to practice law before every court in Puerto Rico as well as the U.S. Supreme Court.
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