Ramon Manolo A. Alcasabas
- Litigation and Dispute Resolution
- Telecommunications and ICT
Mr. Alcasabas is a Senior Associate in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department of the Firm where he has developed an area of practice in civil, commercial, criminal and labor litigation. He has actively handled dispute resolution cases before the courts and quasi-judicial bodies, as well as developed and implemented various legal strategies for his clients.
Mr. Alcasabas is also a member of the Telecommunications and Information Communications Technology Department, having prior experience in litigation involving major telecommunications companies as well as being part of the team which handled one of the country’s largest acquisitions with respect to the cable television network industry.
Mr. Alcasabas has also provided legal advice with respect to the Philippine Competition Act, as well as foreign anti-competition laws, rules and jurisprudence.
Mr. Alcasabas is a member of the Philippine Bar Association and has served its Co-Chairperson for the Committee on Legislation & Law Reforms.
Mr. Alcasabas received his Masters in Law (LL.M.) from Columbia University in the City of New York in May 2014, graduating with honors as a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. While at Columbia, he took up subjects in U.S. corporate law, federal rules of evidence, international commercial arbitration, as well as volunteered as an extern at the Bronx Defenders, a public defender office situated at the South Bronx area of New York City. He passed the New York State Bar Examinations in 2014.
Mr. Alcasabas obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the Ateneo Law School in 2007. He graduated with honors and was ranked 7th in his batch. He was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2008. Mr. Alcasabas likewise holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of the Philippines and is an alumnus of the Philippine Science High School.