POBLADOR BAUTISTA & REYES is a general professional partnership founded on October 1, 1994 by Alexander J. Poblador, Mario Luza Bautista and Gilbert Raymund T. Reyes.

Excellence.  Service.  Generosity to others. These are the core principles of PBR that have guided and formed us in our almost 17 years in the industry. Armed with these values, PBR, presently comprised of 14 partners and 15 associates, has a strong, reliable and full-service practice.

Our lawyers are experienced in the fields of litigation and commercial arbitration, corporations, real estate, industrial and intellectual property, telecommunications, banking, securities and finance, insurance, employment and immigration.

Our clients are local and international leaders in the fields of real estate development, telecommunications, media, energy, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and chemicals, semiconductors, shipping, transportation, securities, banking, investments and finance, insurance, beverage and food, trade and computer technology.

Recent Awards and Distinctions

2015

  • Cited in Legal500 (Asia Pacific), Recommended Firm in Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions (Tier 4), Dispute Resolution (Tier 2), Employment (Tier 2), Immigration (Tier 2), Intellectual Property (Tier 1), Real Estate and Construction (Tier 1), Technology, Media and Telecommunications (Tier 3).
  • AsiaLaw Leading Individuals:

Dispute Resolution: Alexander J. Poblador & Gilbert Reyes

Intellectual Property: Gilbert Raymund T. Reyes

Real Estate & Construction: Alexander J. Poblador & Gilbert Reyes

2014

  • AsiaLaw Profiles’ Highly Recommended Firm for Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions, Dispute Resolution and Intellectual Property.
  •  AsiaLaw Recommended Individuals:

Mario Luza Bautista

Alexander J. Poblador

Gilbert Raymund T. Reyes

Raymund Martin C. Rodriguez

Marie Cecile Roque-Quintos

2013

  • Asialaw Profiles’Recommended Firm for Dispute Resolution, Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions, Intellectual Property, Construction and Real Estate and Restructuring and Insolvency
  • AsiaLaw Recommended Individuals:

Mario Luza Bautista

Alexander J. Poblador

Gilbert Raymund T. Reyes

Raymund Martin C. Rodriguez

Dino Vivencio A. A. Tamayo

  • Cited in theIFLR1000 for Banking and Capital Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Project Finance and Restructuring and Insolvency

 

2012

  • Cited in Legal500 (Asia Pacific) as a Top Tier Firm for Intellectual Property and Real Estate and Construction. Also recommended in the following other areas: Banking and finance, Corporate and Mergers and Acquisitions, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Immigration, Tax and Technology, Media and Telecommunications.

2011

  • Cited in the IFLR1000 for Banking and Capital Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Project Finance  and Restructuring and Insolvency~~
  • Asialaw Profiles’ Recommended Firm for Dispute Resolution  and Labour and Employment

2010

 

  • Cited in In-House Handbook (Asia Pacific and UAE 2011 edition) as  Asian-Counsel Firm of the Year 2010 in the Philippines for Dispute Resolution and Labour and Employment
  • Asialaw Profiles’ Recommended Firm for Labour and Employment  and Intellectual Property
  • Cited in Asia’s Leading Lawyers for Business as a Leading Firm in the fields of Dispute Resolution, Labour and Employment   and Intellectual Property
  • Asialaw Profiles’ Recommended Firm for Dispute Resolution, Banking and Finance, Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions, Intellectual Property, Labour and Employment  and Construction and Real Estate

 

 

 

2009

 

  • Legal500 (Asia Pacific) Recommended Firm for Dispute Resolution, Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions, Construction and Real Estate  and Labour and Employment
  • Which Lawyer?’s Leading Firm for Dispute Resolution  and Recommended Firm for Intellectual Property, Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions and Labour and Employment

 

2008

 

  • Cited in PLC Cross Border Handbook as Highly Recommended in Labour and Employee Benefit

 

2007

  • Cited by Which Lawyer? as a Leading Firm for Dispute Resolution and a Recommended Firm for Intellectual Property, Labour and Employment and Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions

2006-

  • Cited in Asia Pacific Leading Lawyers for Dispute Resolution and Intellectual Property
  • Cited by Which Lawyer? as a Leading Firm for Dispute Resolution and Recommended Firm for Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions and Labour and Employment

2005

  • Cited in PLC Cross Border Handbook as a Leading Firm for Dispute Resolution