Jacques S. Lynn

Senior Associate

Practice areas

  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Taxation
  • Trade

Professional Background

Ms. Lynn is a Senior Associate in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department of the Firm where she has developed an area of practice in 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 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. Prior to joining our Firm, Ms. Lynn worked as a Senior Associate in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department of a prominent litigation firm, wherein she handled tax, commercial and labor litigation.

Trainings and conferences

Ms. Lynn completed a training course in Paris on international contracts (negotiating and drafting keyclauses, dispute resolution, cultural and legal approaches) organized by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Training and Conferences under the auspices of the ICC Institute of World Business Law. She also completed the 9th Arbitration Training on The Law and Practice of Commercial Arbitration conducted by the Philippine Dispute Resolution Center, Inc. Focusing on arbitration and alternative dispute resolution, Ms. Lynn attended the 4th Asia Pacific Regional Forum Conference: Borderless Asia in Singapore in March 2015 and the UNCITRAL Asia-Pacific Judicial Summit in Hong Kong in October 2015