Mr Jomini Nazareno > Romulo Mabanta Buenaventura Sayoc & De Los Angeles > Manila, Philippines > Lawyer Profile

Romulo Mabanta Buenaventura Sayoc & De Los Angeles
21st FLOOR, PHILAMLIFE TOWER
8767 PASEO DE ROXAS
MAKATI CITY
Philippines

Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration
Labor & Immigration

Position

Partner

Career

Jomini C. Nazareno is a partner who is working with the Litigation & Arbitration, and Labor & Immigration departments. His practice focuses on arbitration, litigation, and labor.

Jom deals with various aspects of litigation, alternative dispute resolution, and commercial projects. He handles civil, criminal, labor, corporate, and tax cases before all levels of the judiciary, including the Court of Tax Appeals, Court of Appeals, and Supreme Court. He likewise appears before administrative and quasi-judicial bodies such as the Securities and Exchange Commission, Food and Drugs Administration, and National Labor Relations Commission.

Jom also participates in a broad range of special projects including oil, gas, and mineral exploration, power generation, mining, and telecommunications.

Jom has been involved in domestic and international arbitrations, both institutional and ad hoc. In particular, he has handled disputes under the rules of the International Chamber of Commerce, Philippine Dispute Resolution Center Inc., and Construction Industry Arbitration Commission.

Jom received his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the Ateneo de Manila University in 2000. He thereafter received his juris doctor degree, second honors, from the same university in 2005. He was admitted to the Philippine bar in 2006, where he placed 2nd, and joined the firm also in 2006.

Languages

English
Filipino

Memberships

Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines (2006-present)

Education

Ateneo de Manila University, Juris doctor (2005)
Admitted to the Philippine Bar (2006)

Ateneo de Manila University, B.S. Political Science (2000)

Lawyer Rankings

Philippines > Dispute resolution

The ‘technically strong‘ and ‘professional‘ lawyers at Romulo Mabanta Buenaventura Sayoc & De Los Angeles primarily act for commercial clients from a variety of industries on a broad range of civil, criminal, administrative, and regulatory issues. A recent highlight has been representing Philippine Tobacco Institute, Inc. in a successful attempt to overturn the prohibition by the City of Balanga on the use, sale and advertisement of tobacco products in the city’s university town. Arbitration is also a key focus; the firm is especially active advising large multinationals from the oil and gas sectors in proceedings against public bodies. Louie Ogsimer, Tranquil Salvador and Jomini Nazareno are the names to note.