Jesus Paolo Protacio
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Paolo is a founding partner of C&G Law.
Paolo specializes in civil and commercial litigation before Philippine courts of all levels as well as quasi-judicial bodies, covering a diverse range of subjects, such as contractual disputes, product liability, torts, medical malpractice, intra-corporate controversies, enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards, natural resources and environmental law, public utilities, taxes and other governmental imnpositions, and banking and securities law.
Paolo’s ’s practice areas also include civil and commercial arbitration, as well as employment and criminal law.
Prior to founding C&G Law in February 2007, Paolo was a junior associate and, later, a senior associate at SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan from 2002 to 2007
Paolo was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2002, after placing second in the 2001 Bar examinations.
Integrated Bar of the Philippines
Ateneo de Manila University School of Law, Juris Doctor (Class of 2001, class valedictorian, cum laude and recipient of Dean’s Award for Best Thesis); University of the Philippines Diliman, Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (Class of 1997, magna cum laude)
Within: Dispute resolution
Gatmaytan Yap Patacsil Gutierrez & Protacio’s ‘creative’, ‘highly knowledgeable’ team includes key partners Jesus Protacio, Cesar Santamaria, Jr, the ‘sharp, trustworthy’ Ben Yap and the ‘very quick’ Anthony Gutierrez.
Projects and energy
Within: Projects and energy
The ‘very quick’ Anthony Gutierrez and the ‘careful, attentive’ Jesus Protacio are the key partners at Gatmaytan Yap Patacsil Gutierrez & Protacio. The ‘highly knowledgeable, responsive’ team advised Metro Railway Transit Corporation in a claim against the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) regarding a wrongful tax assessment.