Mr Alejandro Alfonso Navarro > 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

Litigation Department/Administration Department

Position

Managing Partner

Career

Mr. Navarro has been with V & A Law since 1990 and has been a Partner since 1997. In 2016, he was promoted as Managing Partner of the Firm.

Mr. Navarro heads the Labor Department specializes in litigation and dispute resolution, labor, corporate and commercial law.  Mr. Navarro’s fields of practice include bank and securities law, election law, as well as civil commercial, bank securities fraud, criminal & tax litigation. He has broad experience in dealing with stockholders and/or intracorporate dispute bank and securities fraud, labor issues and cases including mediation proceedings and negotiations for collective bargaining agreements. Mr. Navarro earned his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of the Philippines College of Law in 1989, graduating in the top ten of his class.                                                                                                                                                                    

Languages

English, Filipino

Memberships

Integrated Bar of the Philippines, Philippine Bar Association, U.P. Law Alumni Association, UP Alumni Association

Education

– University of the Philippines (1989) Bachelor of Laws
– University of the Philippines (1984) Bachelor of Arts, AB History
– Don Bosco Technical Institute, Tarlac (1979), Top Ten in his class

Lawyer Rankings

Philippines > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Alejandro Alfonso NavarroVillaraza & Angangco (V&A Law)

One of the key firms in the Philippines for litigation work, Villaraza & Angangco (V&A Law) represents clients in complex disputes before courts, government agencies and arbitral tribunals, many of which have a multi-jurisdictional element. Joseph Anthony Lopez  leads the team and draws on his previous experience working in-house at a major bank to handle financial disputes, securities fraud and insolvency. Co-managing partners Augusto San Pedro Jr and Alejandro Alfonso Navarro are key members of the team; the former specialises in commercial disputes, advising on matters related to joint ventures, banking and finance, product liability and competition law,  while the latter is an arbitration specialist having previously represented clients before the Singapore International Arbitration Centre. Thea Daep specialises in fraud and anti-money laundering investigations,

Philippines > Labour and employment

Led by Alejandro Alfonso Navarro, Villaraza & Angangco (V&A Law)‘s labour practice represents multinationals and local companies in sectors including technology, law and logistics. The team acts as sole counsel to prominent international companies including Amazon, handling contentious and non-contentious work including the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. In addition to Navarro, associate Rashel Ann Pomoy is also a key figure in the team.