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14TH FLOOR, DELROSARIOLAW CENTRE, 21ST DRIVE CORNER 20TH DRIVE, BONIFACIO GLOBAL CITY, 1630 TAGUIG, METRO MANILA, PHILIPPINES
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Cebu, Manila

Philippines

Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 5

Del Rosario & Del Rosario

Maritime boutique Del Rosario & Del Rosario has a commendable corporate practice, which is headed by Joseph Rebano. The team helped several clients, including Royal Caribbean Cruises and Star Bulk Carriers Corporation, on their corporate reorganisations.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Del Rosario & Del Rosario

Maritime specialists Ruben del Rosario and Arturo del Rosario, Jr lead Del Rosario & Del Rosario’s team; they are supported by Charles Dela Cruz, Florencio Aquino and Catherine Mangahas-Soliven. Japan P&I Club and Thome Group are clients.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 3

Del Rosario & Del Rosario

Joseph Rebano at Del Rosario & Del Rosario represented Thome Group in a $2m case brought against its health insurance provider. Ruben del Rosario, Arturo del Rosario, Jr and Charles Dela Cruz are also active.

Leading individuals

Joseph Rebano - Del Rosario & Del Rosario

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Intellectual property
Other recommended firms - ranked: tier 1

Del Rosario & Del Rosario

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Law firms in Cebu
Law firms in Cebu - ranked: tier 1

Del Rosario Pandiphil

Particularly active in the maritime and transport sector, Del Rosario Pandiphil is the Cebu branch office of Del Rosario & Del Rosario. The team also acts for non-shipping clients, and the labour team handles industrial relations. Senior associate Ma Gina Guinto is the key contact.

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Shipping
Shipping - ranked: tier 1

Del Rosario & Del Rosario

Joseph Rebano of maritime boutique Del Rosario & Del Rosario acted for Royal Caribbean Cruises on the reorganisation of its Manila operations. OSM Maritime Services and Star Bulk Carriers Corporation are also clients. Ruben del Rosario and Arturo del Rosario, Jr head the practice.

Leading individuals

Arturo del Rosario - Del Rosario & Del Rosario

Joseph Rebano - Del Rosario & Del Rosario

Ruben del Rosario - Del Rosario & Del Rosario

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