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

Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra
15/F AND 4/F STRATA 2000

Work Department

Litigation Group


Partner, Head – Litigation Group


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


English, Filipino


Integrated Bar of the Philippines


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 > Labour and employment

Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra acts for corporate clients in non-contentious and contentious labour matters. In particular, it specialises in overseas employment, sexual harassment in the workplace, mandatory government compliance, social security and workers compensation. On the contentious side, the firm is known for handling collective bargaining negotiations, money disputes and matters pertaining to unfair conditions. Ramon Andre Cedro and Francis Africa co-lead the team, both specialising in litigation.

Philippines > Intellectual property

Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra primarily advises clients on trademark registration and enforcement. The firm takes a proactive approach with clients by anticipating potential infringements suits, providing advice on the continued protection and monitoring of IP rights. The practice is lead by Lucas Niccolo Cauton and Ramon Andre Cedro .

Philippines > Dispute resolution

Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra’s dispute resolution team handles contentious matters for corporations from a wide range of sectors, including real estate, tourism, water, energy, and banking, in addition to handling cases of family disputes. Francis Africa is an expert in the data privacy and cybersecurity and co-heads the practice with Ramon Andre Cedro , who focuses on civil, criminal, and commercial litigation.