Partners and Counsel

PARTNERS

DEMOSTHENES B. DONATO

Admitted to bar, 1989, Philippines.  Education:  Fordham University, New York (L.L.M. Banking Corporate & Finance Law, 1995); Ateneo de Manila University (L.L.B., 1988); Ateneo de Manila University (A.B Economics, 1984).  Author:  Labor Juris (2010).  Member, Center for Research and Special Studies, Inc.,  2001.  Member, University of the Philippines - Solair Labor Law Reform Task Force, 1999-2000.  Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines - Committee on Labor and Industrial Relations, 1992‑1994.  Concentration:  Mergers and Acquisitions; Foreign Investment Regulation; Corporate Finance; Corporations; Service Transactions; Labor.

JEFFREY-JOHN L. ZARATE

Admitted to bar, 1994, Philippines.  Education:  Ateneo de Manila University (J.D., 1993); Ateneo de Manila University (B.S. Business Management, 1989).  Member:  Integrated Bar of the Philippines.  Concentration:  Real Estate Transactions; Litigation; Labor.

 

ASSOCIATES

AMANDA REGINA G. REYES

Admitted to the Philippine Bar, 2008.  Education: Ateneo de Manila University (J.D., 2006); University of the Philippines, Diliman (B.S. Business Administration, 2000). Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines. Concentration:  Corporations; Labor.

LEILANI C. MORALES

Admitted to the Philippine Bar, 2008.  Education: University of the East (LL.B., 2007); University of the Philippines, Los Baños (B.S. Statistics, 2002)Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines. Concentration: Real Estate Transactions; Litigation; Labor.

SETH M. INFANTE

Admitted to the Philippine Bar, 2015. Education: Arellano University School of Law (LL.B., 2014); Technological University of the Philippines, Manila (BAS Environmental Science, 2008). Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines. Concentration: Real Estate Transactions; Litigation; Labor.

MARIA CONNIE R. DE GALA

Admitted to the Philippine Bar, 2017. Education: Polytechnic University of the Philippines (LL.B., 2015); Assumption College, Makati (BSC Management – Corporate Focus, 2008). Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines. Concentration: Corporations; Labor. 

 

SPECIAL COUNSEL

LUZONIA M. EM

Admitted to bar, 1990, Philippines.  Education:  University of the East (L.L.B., 1987); University of Sto. Tomas (A.B. Philosophy, 1983).  Member:  Integrated Bar of the Philippines; Law Society of Hong Kong (Registered Foreign Lawyer, 1996).  Concentration:  Corporations; Intellectual Property; Immigration.

RAMON U. BRAGANZA

Admitted to bar, 1989, Philippines. Education: Ateneo de Manila University (L.L.B., 1988); University of Sto. Tomas (B.S. Psychology, 1976). Member: Integrated Bar of the Philippines. Concentration: Credit Transactions; Litigation; Labor.

KATHYRN ANG-ZARATE

Admitted to bar, 1996, Philippines. Certified Public Accountant, 1991, Philippines. Education: Ateneo de Manila University (J.D., 1995); University of Sto. Tomas (Bachelor of Science in Commerce, major in Accounting, 1990). Member: Integrated Bar of the Philippines; Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Concentration: Taxation; Telecommunications; Mergers and Acquisitions; Corporate Finance; Corporations.

 

OF COUNSEL

NICOLAS A. ZARATE

Admitted to bar, 1971, Philippines. Education: University of the Philippines (L.L.B., 1970); Northwestern Visayan Colleges (A.B., 1964). Member, Philippine Constitution Association. Member, National Environment Protection Council - Legal Committee, 1978-1983. Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines. Concentration: Real Estate Transactions;  Environment; Corporations.

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