LAWYERS

MEMBERS OF THE FIRM

SENIOR MANAGING PARTNER

HOWARD M. CALLEJA
SENIOR MANAGING PARTNER

HOWARD M. CALLEJA

 Born Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, December 21, 1966

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 1995; Admitted to New York Bar 2005. 

 

EDUCATIONUniversity of Sto. Tomas (Physical Therapy, 1989);  Ateneo de Manila University School of Law (J.D.,  1994);  Duke University, U.S.A. (LL. M);  Hague Academy of International Law, Netherlands (Certificate in International Law). 

MEMBER:  Integrated Bar of the Philippines (Albay); New York State Bar Association; Association of Attendees to the Hague Academy of International Law;  Duke Law School Alumni Association;  Rotary Club of Valle Verde (Past President);  Albay Chamber of Commerce and Industry; 

LANGUAGES:  English and Filipino. 

PRACTICE AREAS:  Corporate Law, Environmental Law, Energy, Labor Law, Civil Litigation, Customs, Telecommunications Law, International Law, Election Law and General Practice.

HOWARD M. CALLEJA
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JUNIOR PARTNERS

ELMER JOSEPH R. GUERZON
JUNIOR PARTNERS

ELMER JOSEPH R. GUERZON

Born in San Juan, Metro Manila, Philippines, October 4, 1976

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2004

EDUCATION: Arellano University School of Law (Ll.B. 2003);  De La Salle University (AB Philosophy-BSC Legal Management, 1998);

MEMBER:  Integrated Bar of the Philippines, RSM Chapter;

LANGUAGES:  English and Filipino. 

PRACTICE AREAS:  Family Law, Property Disputes, Estate Planning and Civil Litigation, Labor Law, Corporate Law, Election Law and General Practice.

ELMER JOSEPH R. GUERZON
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DONNA G. SAN LUIS-SANSANO
JUNIOR PARTNERS

DONNA G. SAN LUIS-SANSANO

Born in Sta. Maria, Bulacan, September 11, 1977

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2004. 

EDUCATION:  Far Eastern University Institute of Law, Manila (LLB. 2003), University of Santo Tomas (AB Legal Management)

MEMBER:  Integrated Bar of the Philippines (Bulacan), Kababaihang Manananggol ng Bulacan. 

LANGUAGES:  English and Filipino. 

PRACTICE AREAS:  Corporate Law, Public Bidding, Energy, Civil Litigation and General Practice.

 

DONNA G. SAN LUIS-SANSANO
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MA. CONCEPCION CLAIRE JENNIFER L. JIMENEZ-AQUINO
JUNIOR PARTNERS

MA. CONCEPCION CLAIRE JENNIFER L. JIMENEZ-AQUINO

Born in Bacolod City, December 8, 1977

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2005

EDUCATION:  University of St. La Salle (Ll.B. 2003); De La Salle University (AB Communication Arts). 

MEMBER:  Integrated Bar of the Philippines (Bacolod), Metro Bacolod Junior Chamber Jaycees. 

LANGUAGES:  English and Filipino

PRACTICE AREAS:  Family Law, Corporate and Civil Litigation, Labor Law and General Practice.

MA. CONCEPCION CLAIRE JENNIFER L. JIMENEZ-AQUINO
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ASSOCIATES

MARK B. ESPINOSA
ASSOCIATES

MARK B. ESPINOSA

Born in Bacolod City, Philippines on June 9, 1975

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2009

EDUCATION: University of San Agustin, Iloilo City (LLB 2005),  University of the Philippines, Visayas (Bachelor of Science in Management)

MEMBER: Integrated Bar of the Philippines (Guimaras)

LANGUAGES: English and Filipino

PRACTICE AREAS: Corporate Law, Gas Retailing Industry and General Practice.

MARK B. ESPINOSA
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MARIA KAREN RIZA B. ULIBAS-MONTERO
ASSOCIATES

MARIA KAREN RIZA B. ULIBAS-MONTERO

Born in Capiz, Philippine, on April 30, 1985

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2011

Passed the Certified Public Accountancy Licensure Examination in 2006.

EDUCATION: Far Eastern University (LLB2010), Divine Word College of Bangued (BS Accountancy).  

MEMBER: Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) and Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA).

LANGUAGES: English, Filipino.

PRACTICE AREAS: Taxation Law, Corporate Law, Family Law, Civil Law and General Practice.

MARIA KAREN RIZA B. ULIBAS-MONTERO
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DOMINIQUE P. PASCUA
ASSOCIATES

DOMINIQUE P. PASCUA

Born in the City of Manila, Philippines, on May 30, 1986

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2011

EDUCATIONFar Eastern University, Nicanor Reyes Sr. St., City of Manila (LLB 2010), De La Salle – College of Saint Benilde (AB Consular and Diplomatic Affairs)

MEMBERIntegrated Bar of the Philippines (City of Manila)

LANGUAGESEnglish, Filipino and French

PRACTICE AREASCorporate and Commercial Law, Labor Law and General Practice.

DOMINIQUE P. PASCUA
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JEAN MARIE L. UY
ASSOCIATES

JEAN MARIE L. UY

Born in San Juan, Metro Manila, Philippines, on August 14, 1985

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2012

EDUCATION:  Ateneo de Manila School of Law, Rockwell Drive, Makati City (JD 2011), Ateneo de Manila University (AB Political Science). 

MEMBERIntegrated Bar of the Philippines (Makati City). 

LANGUAGESEnglish and Filipino. 

PRACTICE AREASCorporate Law, Civil and Criminal Litigation, Intellectual Property Law, Labor and General Practice.

JEAN MARIE L. UY
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JEANINA MELLE A. ZORETA-BEDURAL
ASSOCIATES

JEANINA MELLE A. ZORETA-BEDURAL

Born in Mandaluyong City on 15 August 1985

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2015.

EDUCATION: Ateneo de Manila School of Law, Rockwell Drive, Makati City (JD 2012), Ateneo de Manila University (BS Legal Management).

MEMBER: Integrated Bar of the Philippines (RSM)

LANGUAGES: English and Filipino

PRACTICE AREAS: Civil and Criminal Litigation, Intellectual Property Law, Labor and General Practice.

JEANINA MELLE A. ZORETA-BEDURAL
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NASTASIA ANNE C. PADILLA
ASSOCIATES

NASTASIA ANNE C. PADILLA

Born in Quezon City, Philippines, on June 20, 1988

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2016.

EDUCATION: San Beda College Alabang (LLB 2015), University of the Philippines Diliman (BA Political Science).

MEMBER: Integrated Bar of the Philippines (RSM).

LANGUAGES: English and Filipino.

PRACTICE AREAS: Litigation, Criminal Law, Family Law, and Corporate Law.

NASTASIA ANNE C. PADILLA
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CHIERI B. NAGASE
ASSOCIATES

CHIERI B. NAGASE

Born in Quezon City, Philippines, on 30 June 1988

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2016.

EDUCATION: Ateneo de Manila School of Law, Rockwell Drive, Makati City (JD 2014), Ateneo de Manila University (BA Social Sciences Minor in Cultural Heritage).

MEMBER: Integrated Bar of the Philippines (Quezon City).

LANGUAGES: English and Filipino.

PRACTICE AREAS: Litigation, Family Law, and Corporate Law.

CHIERI B. NAGASE
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CONRADO DE OCAMPO REYES, JR.
ASSOCIATES

CONRADO DE OCAMPO REYES, JR.

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2016.

EDUCATION: Ateneo de Manila School of Law, Rockwell Drive, Makati City (JD 2015), De Lasalle University, Manila (BS Political Science)

MEMBER: Integrated Bar of the Philippines.

LANGUAGES: English, Filipino and Japanese.

CONRADO DE OCAMPO REYES, JR.
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ANNA MARGARITA K. CO
ASSOCIATES

ANNA MARGARITA K. CO

Born in Pampangga, Philippines, on 22 JANUARY 1988

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2016.

EDUCATIONAteneo de Manila School of Law, Rockwell Drive, Makati City (JD 2014), Ateneo de Manila University (BS Management).

MEMBER: Integrated Bar of the Philippines (Pampanga).

LANGUAGESEnglish, Fookien (Chinese) and Filipino.

PRACTICE AREASLitigation, Family Law, and Intellectual Property Law.

ANNA MARGARITA K. CO
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OF COUNSEL

HECTOR B. ALMEYDA
OF COUNSEL

HECTOR B. ALMEYDA

Born in Laguna, Philippines, on June 3, 1940

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 1966

EDUCATION: University of the Philippines (L.L.B.), University of the Philippines (AB Political Science)

MEMBER: Retired Judge, Regional Trial Court of Quezon, Branch 62, Gumaca; Integrated Bar of the Philippines.

LANGUAGES: English and Filipino

PRACTICE AREAS: Litigation

HECTOR B. ALMEYDA
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