We are a full service law firm based in Makati City, Philippines with extensive experience in litigation and dispute resolution, corporate and special projects, labor and employment, intellectual property, immigration, energy, water, public utilities, environment, real estate, insurance, mining, tax, family law, and estate planning and settlement.
Our lawyers appear before regular courts and prosecution offices in many parts of the country (Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao), and before regulatory bodies and government agencies such as the Energy Regulatory Commission, National Water Resources Board, Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board, Bureau of Immigration, Cooperative Development Authority, and Intellectual Property Office. We also have extensive appellate practice before the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeals, and the Office of the President.
Our founding partner, Remigio Michael A. Ancheta II, is a product of the Ateneo de Manila University (A.B., J.D.), and he started his law practice with Carpio Villaraza & Cruz (now Villaraza Cruz Marcelo & Angangco) and thereafter with the litigation department of Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz (ACCRA), where he received an Excellent-rating for performance. Many of Mr. Ancheta’s clients have remained with him since he started his own practice in 2002, affirming his professional competence, strong work ethic, and unyielding commitment to client service.