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SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan

SYCIPLAW CENTER, 105 PASEO DE ROXAS, 1226 MAKATI CITY, METRO MANILA 1226, PHILIPPINES
Tel:
Work +63 2 982 3700
Fax:
Fax +63 2 817 3896
Email:
Web:
www.syciplaw.com
Cebu, Davao, Manila, Subic Bay Freeport Zone

Luisito Liban

Tel:
Work +63 2 9823500
Email:
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan

Work Department

Human Resource.

Position

Luisito V. Liban heads the Employment & Immigration Department of SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan. His practice areas include labor and employment, litigation, and special projects.

Career

Admitted as partner in 1992. Member of the firm’s Executive Committee from 2001 up to the present. Member of its Conflicts Committee and Hiring Committee.

Director in the following corporations: Newsweek Philippines, Inc., Silver Cosmo Limited, ROGO Realty Corporation, Zapper Services Pte. Ltd., Harbour Land Corporation, Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor-Mindanao, Inc.

Resident agent in the Philippines for Lutheran World Relief, and Corporate Secretary for Grolier International Finance, Inc.

Authored the Philippine Section of Watson Wyatt’s continuing report on Employment Terms and Conditions in Asia Pacific.

Languages

English, Filipino.

Member

Integrated Bar of the Philippines, and International Bar Association.

Education

Mr. Liban received his undergraduate degree from the National College of Business and Arts and his law degree (cum laude) from the University of the Philippines.

Leisure

Golf, chess, interior designing.


Philippines

Labour and employment

Within: Labour and employment

The employment and immigration department¬†at¬†SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan¬†deals with bargaining, compliance and strategy implementation. The firm recently acted for Qatar Airways, successfully defending a case of illegal dismissal. Another highlight included acting for Isuzu Autoparts Manufacturing in relation to the re-negotiation of the economic provisions of a collective bargaining agreement. Other clients include Adidas, Bank of America, Colgate-Palmolive Philippines and Pfizer. The team is led by¬†Luisito Liban¬†with support from¬†Leslie Dy, who is ‚Äėvery professional and practical in her approach‚Äô, and Marianne Miguel, who is ‚Äėalways responsive, practical, and knowledgeable‚Äô.¬†Amer Mambuay¬†is also recommended.

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Legal Developments by:
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan

  • Philippine Chapter of Getting the Deal Through: Labour & Employment 2018

    Getting the Deal Through has published the 13 th edition of Labour & Employment, which is available in print, as an e-book, and online. The  Philippine chapter  was contributed by SyCipLaw partner Ronald Mark C. Lleno , with support from senior associate Emmar Benjoe B. Panahon and associate Hans Cedric I. Santos .
    - SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan

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