Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Our Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice is recognized as one of the best in the country and has received numerous recognitions and awards from various organizations. Among our recent recognitions in 2020 include: The Legal500 (Tier 1 in Litigation and Dispute Resolution); Asia Business Law Journal Philippine Law Firm Awards (Award-Winning Firm for Litigation) and Asia Law (Highly Recommended for Litigation and Dispute Resolution).
Innate talent, exacting diligence, and dogged determination – these are the qualities that best exemplify the litigators that make up the largest practice group in our firm. Our firm’s brand of “bare-knuckle” litigation assures our clients the best possible legal representation in resolving disputes.
Each year, top graduates of leading law schools in the country are drawn to our firm by a desire to train and become masters of their craft under the guidance of the country’s former Solicitor General and Ombudsman, Simeon V. Marcelo. The collective experience of our litigation partners mesh seamlessly with the energy of our young, well-trained and committed litigators to deliver tailored solutions to a broad spectrum of clients that include top corporations, leading banking and financial institutions, multinational conglomerates, entire industries and industry leaders, high net worth individuals, and start-up companies.
With our high partner-to-associate ratio in every team, our clients are assured of direct personal attention and involvement of our litigation partners in every account. We practice as one firm and collaborate with other practice groups in our firm sharing talent and expertise. As a result, we have decades of experience and unparalleled expertise applied to some of the most complex and consequential disputes in our jurisdiction that has consistently delivered concrete and positive results for our clients.
Today, our firm has the unique ability to wage coordinated and multi-pronged litigation campaigns with an unmatched record of success, both in public interest cases and in critical, high-stakes, and must-win commercial disputes.