Jacques S. Lynn


Practice areas

  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Arbitration & ADR
  • Tax Litigation
  • Banking Litigation
  • Trial Advocacy and Appellate Practice

Professional Background

Ms. Lynn focuses on arbitration, tax litigation, banking litigation, trial advocacy and appellate practice. She is likewise a member of the Tax Litigation Group and Trade Law Group.

Ms. Lynn has represented clients before the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission (CIAC) as well as ad hoc arbitrations, and is a Trained Arbitrator of the Philippine Dispute Resolution Center, Inc. (PDRCI). She completed has completed an ICC Institute Training on International Commercial Arbitration in Tokyo (2016) and an ICC Institute Training in International Contracts in Paris (2015), as well as several workshops of the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum in Tokyo (2016 & 2014). Focusing on arbitration and alternative dispute resolution, Ms. Lynn attended the 4th Asia Pacific Regional Forum Conference: Borderless Asia in Singapore (2015), the UNCITRAL Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Judicial Summit in Hong Kong (2015), the International Conference on Alternative Dispute Resolution in Manila (2012), and the Regional Arbitral Institutes Forum in Cebu (2010). She completed the Arbitration Training on The Law and Practice of Commercial Arbitration conducted by the PDRCI in July 2015.

Ms. Lynn obtained her Juris Doctor degree from the University of the Philippines-College of Law in 2008 where she graduated 13th in her class with Order of the Purple Feather standing. She co-authored a legal research paper entitled, "The Internet Variable in Product Liability: A Comparative and Multi-Perspective Examination of Philippine Product Liability Law", which was awarded the 2008 Bienvenido C. Ambion Prize for Best Paper in Private International Law, and was published in the Philippine Law Journal. She also received a Citation for Distinguished Performance as Office of Legal Aid Intern. In law school, she was a research associate for the Institute of Judicial Administration of the University of the Philippines Law Center (2006-2008). A registered nurse, Ms. Lynn was a consistent College Scholar at the University of the Philippines-Manila where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing in 2004. She passed the Nursing Licensure Examination in June of the same year.