Marianne S. Aquino


Practice areas

  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Ms. Aquino is a member of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department. She obtained her Juris Doctor degree from the University of the Philippines (“UP”) College of Law in 2016. She was the pioneer recipient of the UP Law Class of 1986-San Miguel Corporation Scholarship Grant, a scholarship she maintained during her entire stay in law school.

Ms. Aquino graduated with a degree in B.A. Political Science, cum laude, in 2010 also from UP. She was also awarded as the 2010 Most Outstanding Student Leader of the College of Arts and Sciences and the 2010 Most Outstanding Student Leader of the Political Science Program. In 2009, she was inducted into the international honor societies of Phi Kappa Phi and Pi Gamma Mu. During her undergraduate years, she received the UP Presidential Leadership Scholarship Grant.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Aquino was a junior associate in another law firm where she was exposed to criminal and civil litigation, general corporate practice, and special projects. She was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2017.

Conference Presenter

  • Building Stronger Foundations in the Local Front: The Role of the Local Government Units in the Philippines in Preserving Built Heritage in Urban Landscapes
  • Interdisciplinary Conference on Managing Change: Urban Heritage between Conservation and Development, 20-21 June 2016, University of Kent, Canterbury, United Kingdom