Anthony Edsel Tupaz > 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
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Work Department

Infrastructure Group

Position

Partner – Head of Infrastructure Group

Career

Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra – Partner
Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) – Head of Right-of-Way Division
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan – Associate

Languages

English, Filipino

Memberships

Integrated Bar of the Philippines

Education

A member of the Philippine Bar and the New York Bar, Edsel received his Master of Laws (LL.M.) from Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics (Honors Program, cum laude) and Juris Doctor from the Ateneo de Manila University (Second Honors, St. Thomas More Most Outstanding Award). He studied the business economics and application of blockchain technologies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology | Sloan School of Management.

Lawyer Rankings

Philippines > TMT

Established in 2015, Gorriceta Africa Cauton & Saavedra has ‘specific expertise of dealing with tech companies and navigating the regulatory environment‘; the group has expertise in fintech, blockchain, smart contracts, e-commerce, artificial intelligence and cybercrime. Data privacy is another area of focus, and the team  provides comprehensive compliance advice to clients including Medifi Medtech Solutions (Philippines). It has recently gained several large banks as new clients. Managing partner Mark Gorriceta and Anthony Edsel Tupaz lead the corporate and special project teams respectively.