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Avenida and Diaz Law Office
326 Le Metropole Unit 106, Tordesillas cor. H.V. Dela Costa
Salcedo Village, Makati City
Philippines 1227

Work Department

Immigration and Corporate




Robenson “Rob” D. Avenida is a graduate of B.A. Social Sciences (2002) in the University of the Philippines (UP), Manila; and of Bachelor of Laws (2006) in the University of Santo Tomas (UST), Faculty of Civil Law, Philippines.

He passed the 2006 Philippine Bar Examinations and worked as Associate Lawyer in Dela Rosa & Nograles Law Offices which focused on labor cases, collective bargaining, and other labor issues for corporate employers.

In 2007,  he worked as Legal Officer of AMA Rural Bank of Mandaluyong, Inc., and joined one of the biggest local bank, BDO Unibank Inc. (BDO), Risk Management Group in 2010 and handled collections cases, foreclosures, corporate rehabilitations, and asset recovery.

In 2015, Rob Avenida, Janina S. Fernando, and Judge (Ret.) Jose Ener S. Fernando founded Fernando Lagman  & Avenida Law Offices (FLA).  This is also the year where Rob Avenida established his immigration and corporate practice and grew his network and portfolio of local and multinational clients. He is now known as one of the leading immigration and corporate practitioners in Metro Manila.

In 2019 FLA reorganized to Avenida and Diaz Law Office with the promotion of Carlo Artemus V. Diaz as Litigation Partner.


English, Filipino


Integrated Bar of the Philippines

Alpha Phi Omega, UP Manila Alumni Association

UST Gamma Delta Epsilon Alumni Association

Finalists, Young Lawyer of the Year, 2019 Asian Legal Business (ALB) Philippine Law Awards.

Lawyer Rankings

Philippines > Immigration

Practice head Robenson Avenida is a key contact at Avenida and Diaz Law Office. The group regularly assists clients with all aspects of visa and work permit applications. It is also recommended for its work on a broad spectrum of immigration matters, from visa waivers and extensions through to special work permit applications, provisional work permits and expired tourist visa updates.