Francisco Domenech is a Puerto Rican who has been involved in government affairs for many years. He is the managing partner of Politank which is a bipartisan government affairs law firm headquartered in the capital of Puerto Rico, San Juan. His firm’s goal is to help their clients navigate challenges when it comes to public policy and help them discover opportunities when a public policy affects their business.
Before arriving at Politank Francisco Domenech was Director of the Office of Legislative Services from 2005 to 2008 in the Puerto Rico Legislative Assembly. During this time he made the staff more efficient by reducing it to 130 employees while at the same time expanding the Legislative Library so that blind and physically handicapped people could make use of it. He also provided his opinion on more than 800 pieces of legislation during his time in this position.
He is a graduate of the University of Puerto Rico with a bachelor’s degree in political science and a law degree earned at their School of Law. He earned his bachelors in 1999 and his law degree in 2003. During the 1999-2000 academic year he showed early leadership potential when he served as the President of the General Student Body Council. When he was studying for his law degree Francisco Domenech he participated in both 2002 and 2003 in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition’s international rounds where he finished in the top 15%. Learn more about Francisco Domenech at Caribbean Business.
From 2007 to 2012 he was a member of the Democratic National Committee. He served during this time as a representative of the Young Democrats of America. He has now been a Puerto Rican delegate sent to the last four Democratic National Conventions. He served as Hillary Clinton’s Puerto Rican Deputy Campaign Manager in 2008 and did so again in her 2016 presidential run.
Francisco Domenech is also a philanthropist. Among the nonprofits he has supported are the Hispanic Heritage Foundation, Museo de Arte de Ponce, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, and the Clinton Foundation among others. Over the years he has made supporting Hispanic people one of his charitable focuses.Learn more:https://about.me/franciscodomenech