Mr Mark Benjamin Yam > Villaraza & Angangco (V&A Law) > Manila, Philippines > Lawyer Profile

Villaraza & Angangco (V&A Law)
V&A LAW CENTRE, 11TH AVENUE CORNER 39TH STREET
BONIFACIO GLOBAL CITY 1634
METRO MANILA, MANILA
Philippines

Work Department

Corporate Law

Position

Junior Associate

Career

Villaraza & Angangco Law Offices : Junior Associate : February 2017 – present

W Group, Inc. : Legal Counsel : March 2016 – November 2016

Medialdea Ata Bello Guevarra & Suarez : Associate: February 2013 – February 2016       

National Kidney and Transplant Institute: Public Bidding Consultant : October 2012 – January 2013

Languages

English, Filipino

Education

Ateneo de Manila University – BS Management, minor in Marketing

University of the Philppines – Juris Doctorate

Lawyer Rankings

Philippines > Immigration

Villaraza & Angangco (V&A Law) advises a wide range of major multinational clients on immigration matters; its client list includes names such as PayPal Philippines and Bacardi Spain. The firm has advised Bacardi on securing Overseas Employment Certificates for direct hires, as well as advising on the quotas set per entity for direct hires. Practice co-head Paul Rodulfo Imperial and associate Mark Benjamin Yam continuously adapt processes and procedures to align with changing requirements from the Philippine labour authority regarding work permit applications due to the pandemic. As a key contact for immigration and emigration matters, Yam oversees all manner of advisory work for clients in the practice group. Leading the immigration practice alongside Imperial are Raoul Angangco, Sylvette Tankiang and Franchette Acosta.