Asian Legal Business


Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 37 of 47

36 ASIAN LEGAL BUSINESS – DECEMBER 2017 LEGALBUSINESSONLINE.COM EVENT PHILIPPINE LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR - Sycip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan L-R: Vicente D. Gerochi IV, Simeon Ken R. Ferrer, Marievic G. Ramos-Añonuevo, Hector M. De Leon, Jr.; Melyjane G. Bertillo-Ancheta; Aaron Roi B. Riturban, Sycip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan "The recognition is a pleasant surprise, given the calibre of the field. I am deeply honoured with this recognition and I share this award with my AIG Global Legal Compliance, Regulatory & Government Affairs Team." - Geronimo Randy Recinto, AIG Shared Services (Asia) IN-HOUSE LAWYER OF THE YEAR - AIG L-R: Geronimo Randy L. Recinto, AIG; Valerie Feria Amante, Jollibee Foods Corp (Presenter) "We always strive to deliver excellent legal services. The awards affirm our success in that goal." - Hector M. de Leon Jr., SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan IMMIGRATION LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR - Quisumbing Torres L-R: Grace Ann Lazaro, Anna Carmi Calsado-Amoroso, Quisumbing Torres; Michael Dana Montero, Convergys Philippines Inc (Presenter) "We are thankful for the recognition given to ACCRALAW and its partners. This should spur all of us in the firm to continue rendering the prompt and quality legal services we have committed to deliver to our clients." - Emerico O. De Guzman, Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz MANAGING PARTNER OF THE YEAR - Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz L-R: Emerico O. De Guzman, Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz; Abdiel Dan Elijah S. Fajardo, Integrated Bar of the Philippines (Presenter) "We are very grateful and pleased that we have been recognized as the Immigration Law Firm of the Year. This award further highlights our firm's endeavor to go the extra mile for our clients." - Miguel Galvez, Quisumbing Torres SYCIP TAKES BIGGEST PRIZE AT sycip salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan was crowned as the Philippine Law Firm of the Year at the 2017 edition of the ALB Philippine Law Awards, snapping up the biggest prize of the yearly event. The firm also won in the Arbitration Law Firm of the Year, Banking and Financial services Law Firm of the Year, and Construction and Real Estate Law Firm of the Year categories, while one of its partners, Emmanuel M. Lombos, was named as Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year. Held on October 6 at the Makati shangri-La, the PLA – now on its second year – is a tribute to outstanding private practitioners and in-house teams that have significantly contributed to the country's legal sector. The awarding ceremony was graced by Guest of Honour Perry L. Pe, the incoming president of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA). Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz (ACCRALAW) also picked up four awards: Labor and Employment Law Firm of the Year and Litigation Law Firm of the Year as well as Dealmaker of the Year and Managing Partner of the Year

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of Asian Legal Business - ALB DECEMBER 2017