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14TH FLOOR, DELROSARIOLAW CENTRE, 21ST DRIVE CORNER 20TH DRIVE, BONIFACIO GLOBAL CITY, 1630 TAGUIG, METRO MANILA, PHILIPPINES
Tel:
Work +63 2 810 1791
Fax:
Fax +63 2 317 7890
Email:
Web:
www.delrosariolaw.com
Cebu, Manila

Ruben Del Rosario

Tel:
Work +632 810-1791
Email:
Web:
delrosariolaw.com
Del Rosario & Del Rosario

Work Department

Legal Department

Position

Managing Partner

Career

  • Has extensive experience in maritime litigation, dry and wet work including personal injury and multimodal transport.
  • He has delivered several papers in the maritime law committees of the International Bar Association and the Inter-Pacific Bar Association.
  • Author of the very popular POEA Primer and the Philippine Shipping Updates. He has been writing on Shipping Law for several years.

Languages

English

Member

  • Awardee of The Philippine Cancer Society’s 2012 Exemplary Men of Influence
  • Charter President of the Philippine Maritime Voluntary Arbitrators Association.
  • Accredited Voluntary Arbitrator
  • Member of the tripartite conference that drafted the amended POEA contract.
  • Past President of the Maritime Law Association of the Philippines
  • Past President of the Maritime Law Foundation
  • Trustee of the Philippine Bar Association
  • Former Vice President of the Philippine Dispute Resolution Center
  • Honorary Director of the Propeller Club of the Philippines
  • Past President of the Rotary Club of the Philippines

Education

  • Law degree from the Ateneo Law School
  • Masters in Business Administration from the University of Michigan in the U.S.


Philippines

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Del Rosario & Del Rosario is adept at handling civil, corporate and criminal disputes. The firm also deals with arbitrations, with a particular focus on the maritime sector. Ruben Del Rosario, Denise Luis Cabanos and Arturo del Rosario, Jr are the key partners.

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Labour and employment

Within: Labour and employment

Del Rosario & Del Rosario advises manpower and recruitment companies, shipping and insurance companies on all aspects of employment law. Recent highlights included advising various foreign clients on compliance with the new Philippine Overseas Employment Administration regulations and also advising on industry efforts for revisions to standard employment contracts for Filipino Seafarers. The key players in the team include Ruben Del Rosario, Arturo del Rosario, Jr, Joseph Rebano, Herbert Tria, Florencio Aquino and Denise Luis Cabanos.

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Shipping

Within: Leading individuals

Ruben del Rosario - Del Rosario & Del Rosario

Within: Shipping

Shipping specialist Del Rosario & Del Rosario provides advice to local and international clients on a broad range of shipping issues such as ship registration, compliance with port authorities, lifting of vessel arrests, labour matters and finance issues. A recent highlight included assisting with an investigation into the abduction of crew members from the MV Giang Hai. Other clients include MIS Shipping and Kuwait US Tankers. Key team members include Joseph Rebano, Arturo del Rosario, Jr, Ruben Del Rosario, Herbert Tria and Denise Luis Cabanos.

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