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33RD FLOOR, THE ORIENT SQUARE, F. ORTIGAS JR. ROAD, ORTIGAS CENTER, 1600 PASIG CITY, METRO MANILA, PHILIPPINES
Tel:
Work +63 2 8687 1195
Fax:
Fax +63 2 687 1197
Email:
Web:
www.mvgslaw.com

Reynaldo Dizon

Tel:
Work +63 2 687 11 95
Email:
Martinez Vergara Gonzalez & Serrano

Work Department

Litigation; Labour and Employment

Position

Mr. Dizon has extensive experience handling arbitration disputes between corporations and its employees, involving dismissal cases and monetary claims. He has advised and assisted several corporations, including a foreign bank and a pioneer maritime school, in their collective bargaining negotiations with their unions and has handled corporate fraud cases. Mr. Dizon also has solid experience in commercial litigation and cases involving the arbitrary use of police power by government agencies over private corporations. He handles for the firm’s clients their requirements for corporate litigation and labour relations and has drafted and reviewed labour policy manuals and employee handbooks for many of the firm’s clients including companies engaged in business process outsourcing such as call centers and finance and accounting back office services. He has also represented the firm’s clients before the Department of Labour and Employment regarding labour disputes relating to employee complaints and actions.

Career

Before joining the firm’s predecessor (Martinez & Mendoza) in 2004, Mr. Dizon was the managing partner of the Dizon Yu and Associates Law Office. He was an associate lawyer at Singson Valdez & Associates from 1995 to 2002.

Languages

English, Filipino

Member

Integrated Bar of the Philippines

Education

Ateneo de Manila University (1990 BA Interdiciplinary Studies); Ateneo de Manila University (1994 Juris Doctor)


Philippines

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Martinez Vergara Gonzalez & Serrano provides ‘outstanding levels of service', is commended for her 'fast response times' and 'brings all expertise needed on technical issues’. It has experience of handling commercial, civil, criminal and tax litigation and is adept at handling arbitration and debt restructuring proceedings. Clients include several financial institutions and the firm was recently appointed to the Philippines Dispute Resolution Center panel. Head of team Eduardo Martinez is ‘a true leader and able to understand issues’. Reynaldo Dizon and Shirley Alinea are also recommended.

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Labour and employment

Within: Labour and employment

Martinez Vergara Gonzalez & Serrano advises clients on labour arbitration disputes, dismissal cases, redundancy, employee movements and negotiating collective bargaining agreements with unions. Other areas of expertise include compliance and company policy reviews and implementation. The ‘articulate, smart and well-versed’ Reynaldo Dizon heads the team. Clients include a major financial services provider and Facebook Singapore.

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