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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

Leslie Dy

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

Work Department

Human Resources; Litigation; Corporate Services.

Position

Leslie C. Dy is a partner in SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan. Her main practice area is employment and labor where she handles arbitration, litigation and collective bargaining negotiations, among others. Her practice also includes civil litigation, family relations, estate planning and settlement and land disputes.

Ms. Dy provides counseling and advice to local and foreign investors on Philippine labor laws in general, and assists multinational companies in their day-to-day employment-related issues and concerns. She handles employment issues in corporate restructuring, including mergers and acquisitions. She is a regular contributor to Lexoterica and writes articles in legal journals and publications. She also gives lectures to senior executives and personnel managers in top corporations.

Career

Ms. Dy was admitted to the partnership in 2000.

Languages

English, Pilipino, Mandarin.

Member

Ms. Dy is a member of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines and the People Management Association of the Philippines.

She also served as legal adviser to the Filipino Chinese Chamber of Commerce’s Labor and Industrial Relations Committee and to the Taiwan National Association in the Philippines.

Education

Ms. Dy received her Bachelor of Arts (1985, cum laude) from De La Salle University, and obtained her Bachelor of Laws (1989) from Ateneo de Manila, graduating First Honors and ranking third in the batch.

Leisure

Badminton, reading.


Philippines

Labour and employment

Within: Leading individuals

Leslie Dy - SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan

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 .
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