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21ST FLOOR, ROBINSONS EQUITABLE TOWER, 4 ADB AVENUE CORNER, PEDRO POVEDA STREET, ORTIGAS CENTER, 1605 PASIG CITY, PHILIPPINES
Tel:
Work +63 2 631 0981
Fax:
Fax +63 2 631 3847
Email:
Web:
www.qmbti.com

Ruelito Soriano

Tel:
Work 6310981
Email:
Quiason Makalintal Barot Torres Ibarra Sison & Damaso

Work Department

Taxation

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Taxation, Corporate Law, Energy, Telecommunication Law

Languages

English, Filipino

Education

Ateneo de Manila (LL.B. 1989)


Philippines

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

The corporate practice at Quiason Makalintal Barot Torres Ibarra Sison & Damaso handles a range of banking and finance, investment and securities regulation matters. Ruelito Soriano and Eileen Pangalangan-Pardo act for a number of notable clients, including Energy Development Corporation, Manila Electric Company and Cagayan Electric Power and Light.

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Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

Quiason Makalintal Barot Torres Ibarra Sison & Damaso’s practice has experience in equity-linked issues and public offerings; Enrique Quiason and Ruelito Soriano are the partners to note.

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Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

At Quiason Makalintal Barot Torres Ibarra Sison & Damaso, Ruelito Soriano is particularly active in M&A and provides extensive corporate expertise across a range of industries.

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TMT

Within: TMT

Quiason Makalintal Barot Torres Ibarra Sison & Damaso’s telecoms and mass media group is experienced in advising major television and radio broadcasting networks. Miguel Damaso and Ruelito Soriano specialise in compliance and licensing matters.

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  • Philippine Chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide to: Litigation & Dispute Resolution

    The International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) to: Litigation & Dispute Resolution 2018 has been published. The Philippine chapter of the guide was contributed by SyCipLaw partners Ramon G. Songco and Anthony W. Dee . 
  • Lexology Aviation Navigator: Philippines

    The Philippine section of the Lexology Aviation Navigator is now online. The section was contributed by SyCipLaw partners Imelda A. Manguiat and Carina C. Laforteza, with support from senior associate Bhong Paulo A. Macasaet and associate Ma. Luisa D. Manalaysay-Sabornay . The chapter answers key questions on the regulatory framework, air carrier operations, consumer protection and liability, aircraft, accidents, airports, competition issues, dispute resolution, and recent developments and trends.
  • Philippine Chapter of Getting the Deal Through: Cybersecurity 2018

    The Philippine chapter of the Getting the Deal Through: Cybersecurity 2018 was contributed by SyCipLaw partner Rose Marie M. King-Dominguez , with support from senior associate Ruben P. Acebedo II . The chapter provides answers to key questions on the legal framework, best practice, enforcement, threat detection and reporting, and update and trends.
  • Getting the Deal Through: Country Focus 2017 - Philippines

    The Philippine chapter of the Getting the Deal Through: Country Focus 2017 was contributed by SyCipLaw partners Hiyasmin H. Lapitan and Franco Aristotle G. Larcina , and associates Anna Teresita A. Marcelo and Michael Trance Joseph M. Nuñez . The chapter provides answers to key questions on the legal landscape of the Philippines, including information on the legal framework, dispute resolution structure, foreign investment and trade, regulators, compliance laws, business operations, employment and intellectual property regulations in the country, among other resources.
  • ALB: “Arbitration under the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission of the Philippines”

    The October 2017 issue of the Asian Legal Business (ALB) includes a Philippine regional update contributed by SyCipLaw partner Ronald Mark C. Lleno entitled, “Arbitration under the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission of the Philippines”. The article provides an overview on the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission (CIAC), its jurisdiction over construction disputes in the Philippines, and some of the issues concerning CIAC arbitration.
  • Getting the Deal Through: Enforcement of Foreign Judgments 2018

    The Philippine chapter of Getting the Deal Through: Enforcement of Foreign Judgments 2018 was contributed by SyCipLaw partner Ricardo Ma. P.G. Ongkiko and associates Anthony Raphael V. Jacoba and Trisha Beverly C. Flores. The chapter provides expert analysis of key issues relating to the enforcement of foreign judgments. Topics covered include: treaties, regulations and conventions, limitation periods, types of enforceable order, competent courts, defenses, judicial requirements and procedures, significance of the enforcing jurisdiction’s public policy to the enforcement of foreign judgments, awards and enforcement process.
  • ALB: “Health is Wealth”

    The October 2017 issue of the Asian Legal Business (ALB) includes a Philippine regional update contributed by SyCipLaw partner Ronald Mark C. Lleno entitled, “Arbitration under the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission of the Philippines”. The article provides an overview on the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission (CIAC), its jurisdiction over construction disputes in the Philippines, and some of the issues concerning CIAC arbitration.
  • SyCipLaw TMT Bulletin: “More Philippine Data Privacy Act: Are you Ready for Phase II?”

    Controllers and processors who have completed Phase I registration with the National Privacy Commission (NPC) will now have to gear up for Phase II. Phase II involves providing the NPC certain information on the organization’s compliance with the Data Privacy Act (DPA).
  • Getting the Deal Through: Appeals 2017

    The Philippine chapter of Getting the Deal Through: Appeals 2017 was contributed by SyCipLaw partner Ramon G. Songco and associate Kathleen Kay A. de Guzman . The chapter provides key insight into the appellate stage of dispute resolution in the Philippines.
  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Patents 2018

    The Philippine chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide to: Patents 2018 was contributed by SyCipLaw partners Enrique T. Manuel and Vida M. Panganiban-Alindogan . The chapter answers key questions on patent enforcement, patent amendment, licensing, patent term extension, patent prosecution and opposition, border control measures, and antitrust laws and inequitable conduct. It also gives an overview on current patent developments in the country.