Fanny Rodríguez

Partner, Honduras


  • Fanny is in charge of Arias Litigation and Arbitration Department in Honduras; she directs the Labor Department, a practice area in which she has extensive experience.
  • She is the coordinator of the Administrative and Immigration Department of the firm. Also, she has vast experience in public procurement and administrative procedures, including the processing of challenges in administrative proceedings.
  • Likewise, she has extensive experience in corporate and commercial advice, with a focus on distribution, representation, and agency, as well as related commercial relations.


  • Law Degree from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Honduras with an emphasis in Commercial Law.
  • Master’s degree in international business law from the Universidad de Barcelona.

  • Recognized as Litigation Star by Benchmark Litigation
  • Recognized among the Top 25 Lat-Am Women in Litigation by Benchmark Litigation
  • Best Litigator in Latin America by Euromoney Legal Media Group “Americas Women in Business Law Awards”.
  • Recommended by the Latin American Corporate Council (LACCA) as a Litigation private practitioner in Honduras.
  • Chambers Latin America included her in their annual rankings (Band 1) and describes her as an excellent professional and a very good litigator.
  • Leading Lawyer in The Legal 500
  • Recognized among the Leading Lights in Latin America by Latin Lawyer and Vance Center, for his Pro-bono work.


  • Desempeña actualmente además el cargo de vicepresidente del Club Español de Arbitraje (CEA) Capitulo de Honduras.
  • International Bar Association (IBA)

Her role in the community

  • Probono: Legal Advisor of the Foundation "UN TECHO PARA MI PAIS", holding the position of Legal Representative for the country of said Foundation for 10 years.
  • Probono: Legal Advisor of the Fundación del Niño Quemado (FUNDANIQUEM), being currently a member of its Board of Directors.
Client's feedback

  • "Head of the dispute resolution department Fanny Rodríguez wins praise from one source for her "concrete, very straight to the point" counsel on litigation and arbitration, as well as highlighting "her knowledge of local law, ability to work with foreign counsel and leadership skills." She handles disputes over a range of issues, including breach of contract, insurance policies and debt obligations.” – Chambers and Partners Global
  • “Head of department Fanny Rodríguez remains a very highly respected name within the Honduran dispute resolution sphere, handling a range of matters, including breach of contract, insurance policies and debt obligations. An interviewee says: "She is very professional, with a lot of experience and grounded in her concepts." Another adds: "When we speak with her, she gives great context and she understands our needs very quickly." – Chambers and Partners Latin America
  • “Fanny Rodriguez is a top-tier lawyer with domestic and international experience in civil and administrative matters.” – Who’s Who Legal
  • "She is an excellent lawyer, who is very dedicated and passionate about litigation and arbitration proceedings." - Chambers and Partners Latin America 2023.
  • "Fanny Rodríguez is definitely among the top, best lawyers in dispute resolution in Honduras." - Chambers and Partners Latin America 2023.

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