Partners

 

antonio-hernandez-2JOSE ANTONIO J. HERNANDEZ obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in 1986 from the University of the Philippines and was awarded the Dean’s Medal for Academic Excellence. He received his Bachelor of Laws degree from the same university in 1993, likewise with the Dean’s Medal for Academic Excellence award. He has a Master of Laws degree from the University of Michigan, and is a member of New York State Bar. He was a member of the Order of the Purple Feather of the UP College of Law.  He is a registered Intellectual Property Office Trademark Agent. His fields of legal practice are Civil, Commercial and Criminal Litigation, Real Property Law, Industrial and Intellectual Property Law and Commercial Arbitration.

brigitte-villaluzBRIGITTE M. DA COSTA-VILLALUZ received her Juris Doctor from the Ateneo De Manila University in 1996 (second honors) and her Bachelor of Science from the University of the Philippines in 1992. She has extensive experience in securing and maintaining Trademarks in the Philippines, Trademark Prosecution and Protection, Unfair Competition and Trade Secret Protection as well as Intellectual Property Licensing. She advises clients on anti-corruption and regulatory compliance. Her fields of practice include Civil, Commercial and Criminal Litigation, Real Property Law and Commercial Arbitration. She is also a Family and Marriage Law practitioner.

meghan-de-guiaMEGHAN G. DE GUIA received her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Santo Tomas in 1992, graduating cum laude. She passed the CPA Board Examinations of the same year. She obtained her Bachelor of Laws from the University of the Philippines in 2000. Her fields of legal practice include: Intellectual Property Law and Taxation, Real Property Law, Commercial Arbitration, Corporate Law, Civil, Commercial and Criminal Litigation and Labor Law. She is the firm’s representative to the Tax Management Association of the Philippines.

ANZEN P. DY received his Bachelor of Arts degree (cum laude) from the University of the Philippines in 2000 and obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree (cum laude) from the same university in 2004.  He is a member of the Phi Kappa Phi and Pi Gamma Mu International Honor Societies. His fields of legal practice include: Civil, Commercial and Criminal Litigation; Corporate Law; Commercial Law; Real Property Law; Commercial Arbitration; Banking, Securities and Finance; Taxation.

MA. ELIZABETH L. LICERALDE-GARCIA received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Accountancy (magna cum laude) from the University of the Philippines in 2003.  She obtained her Juris Doctor degree (cum laude) from the University of the Philippines in 2008 and placed fifth in the Bar Examinations of the same year.  Her fields of legal practice include: Civil, Commercial and Criminal Litigation; Commercial Arbitration; Labor Law; Corporate Law; Banking, Securities and Finance; Real Property Law; Industrial and Intellectual Property Law; Immigration.

JUSTIN CHRISTOPHER C. MENDOZA received his Bachelor of Arts degree (cum laude) from the University of the Philippines in 2004.  He obtained his Juris Doctor degree (Dean’s Medal) from the same university in 2008.  His fields of legal practice include: Civil, Commercial and Criminal Litigation; Commercial Arbitration; Labor Law; Corporate Law; Banking, Securities and Finance; Real Property Law; Industrial and Intellectual Property Law; Immigration.