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Quisumbing Torres

12TH FLOOR, NET ONE CENTER, 26TH STREET CORNER 3RD AVENUE, CRESCENT PARK WEST, BONIFACIO GLOBAL CITY, TAGUIG 1634, PHILIPPINES
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Lourdes De Leon

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Baker McKenzie LLP

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Lourdes de Leon is a partner in Quisumbing Torres' Corporate & Commercial Practice Group and head of the firm's energy and utilities industry group.

Position

Ms. De Leon’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, energy, infrastructure and construction projects, public-private and privatization projects. She has extensive experience in representing clients on various types of transactions and projects, including preparing and negotiating the transaction and project documents. She advises clients on deal structures, investment, corporate and governance structuring, joint ventures, land acquisition and leasing, construction and environmental laws, and national and local licensing and regulatory issues.

Career

Graduated J.D. with honors from Ateneo de Manila University 1999; qualified 2000 (ranked 7th); joined Quisumbing Torres 1999 and became partner 2010. Prior to joining the firm, Ms De Leon practiced as a licensed architect.

Languages

English; Filipino; Cebuano.

Member

Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines.

Education

University of San Carlos (B.S. Architecture); Ateneo de Manila University (J.D. graduated with honors)


Philippines

Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

Though increasingly busy on the renewables side, Quisumbing Torres’ practice still maintains a strong following among mining and oil and gas clients such as Red Mountain Mining and Otto Energy. Pearl Liu, Dennis Quintero and Lourdes de Leon lead the team.

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