Borne from a collective experience spanning decades of engagement and expertise in dispute resolution, particularly in complex and high-stakes litigation, the firm has forged a sterling reputation backed by a strong track record of success in commercial, tax and banking litigation, appellate practice, and corporate rehabilitation, as well as in other areas of litigation and various alternative modes of dispute resolution. With a deep bench of highly skilled litigators working in teams led by their seasoned mentors, the firm continues to successfully wage coordinated and multi-pronged litigation in various fronts. The firm’s unmatched record of success in both public interest cases and in critical and high-stakes commercial disputes consistently makes it a top choice for tailored and comprehensive solutions in litigation and dispute resolution.
The firm’s Corporate & Special Projects Department provides a full range of services, from basic business issues to the most intricate scenarios covering various industries, to help clients execute complex, high-value transactions. The firm’s lawyers are renowned for their extensive experience and expertise in handling the complexities and nuances of corporate and commercial law.
As intellectual property becomes increasingly valuable to businesses, it becomes even more important to have effective legal representation in intellectual property matters. Our firm has an excellent track record in successfully enforcing our clients’ intellectual property rights, as well as in defending our clients against baseless claims. Unlike other Philippine firms, all IP litigation cases is handled by our Intellectual Property Department and not by the general litigation department. The complexity of IP litigation requires the specialized knowledge and expertise of seasoned intellectual property litigators. Our IP litigators have the extensive experience and expertise required to successfully represent clients in a wide variety of patent, trademark and copyright cases.
Our Mining & Natural Resources lawyers have represented diverse clients on a broad range of legal issues, from ensuring compliance with nationality and capitalization requirements; obtaining government approvals, licenses and registrations; preparing and reviewing applications for pertinent agreements and permits; drafting, negotiating and reviewing contracts relevant to the industry; joint ventures; asset exchanges; disputes; regulatory and environmental issues; and project development. The firm advises on the full spectrum of industry concerns and offers a wealth of resources and local expertise. Our lawyers in the Energy practice have advised clients in the local power sector, from the conventional power generators to the players in the growing renewable energy field.