Ramon Andre Cedro > Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra > Pasig City, Philippines > Lawyer Profile

Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra
15/F AND 4/F STRATA 2000
F. ORTIGAS JR. ROAD, ORTIGAS CENTER, PASIG CITY
1605
Philippines

Work Department

Litigation Group

Position

Partner, Head – Litigation Group

Career

Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra – Partner
Star Cruises – Assistant Manager, Legal
Calleja Law Office – Senior Associate
Librojo and Associates – Senior Associate
Fortun Narvasa and Salazar Law Offices – Junior Associate

Languages

English, Filipino

Memberships

Integrated Bar of the Philippines

Education

A member of the Philippine Bar since 2007, Raffy obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree major in Psychology from the Ateneo de Manila University, and his Bachelor of Laws degree from San Beda College of Law, Mendiola.

Lawyer Rankings

Philippines > Immigration

Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra has Ramon Andre Cedro at the helm. The group handles an array of immigration matters and frequently advises on issues concerning work permits for foreign employees, in addition to immigrant visas and citizenship mandates. The team is also well-placed to advise on overseas employment issues and compliance matters.

Philippines > Labour and employment

Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra’ agile team regularly advises corporate clients on all aspects of labour relations, collective bargaining negotiations and matters concerning employee welfare benefits. The practice’s workload also includes sexual harassment claims, the employment of foreign nationals and disputes pertaining to unfair working conditions. Ramon Andre Cedro leads the team alongside Francis Africa and Edrian Apaya.

Philippines > Dispute resolution

Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra handles a broad range of civil, criminal and administrative disputes. Specifically, the team’s caseload includes transport-related disputes and cases concerning nullity of marriages and adoption. Francis Africa, who is a key figure in the firm’s data privacy and cybersecurity department, jointly leads the team alongside Ramon Andre Cedro, who handles a range of contentious matters.