Firm Profile > Platon Martinez Flores San Pedro & Leaño > Manila, Philippines

Platon Martinez Flores San Pedro & Leaño

Philippines > Aviation Tier 2

Platon Martinez Flores San Pedro & Leaño's primary focus is representing both local and international airlines in disputes before courts and the Civil Aeronautics Board. In addition, the team advises on regulatory matters relating to air carrier permit registration and renewal. Peter Bantilan, Arturo Selim and Jenny Santiago are the names to note.

Philippines > Dispute resolution Tier 2

Platon Martinez Flores San Pedro & Leaño is experienced in advising on civil, commercial, admiralty and administrative cases at both first instance and appellate levels. The group is also active in arbitration proceedings in the construction industry, in addition to mass tort and product liability cases. Peter Bantilan leads the practice and also advises on data privacy and aviation law.

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Philippines > Intellectual property Tier 2

Platon Martinez Flores San Pedro & Leaño has an extensive intellectual property practice which primarily advises large domestic and international clients on all aspects of patent and trade mark registration and infringement. Beyond this, the group assists with copyright protection and unfair competition. Augusto Pedro leads the team, which has a client list featuring well-known names from the clothing, furniture, computer software, healthcare, electronics, construction and pharmaceutical industries.

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Philippines > Tax Tier 2

Led by Hector Martinez, Platon Martinez Flores San Pedro & Leaño represents prominent companies in tax assessments. The team’s client base includes both local companies and multinationals. Mia Carissa Martin is the other key partner in the team.

Philippines > Corporate and M&A Tier 3

Platon Martinez Flores San Pedro & Leaño handles the full range of  corporate issues and assists clients from initial formation through to dissolution and liquidation. The group also frequently advises on the regulatory requirements of the Securities and Exchange Commission and other government agencies. Carlos Platon and Hector Martinez are vastly experienced, having both been practising for over 50 years. Rachelle Aileen Santos combines her corporate practice with expertise in property and environmental expertise.

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Philippines > Labour and employment Tier 3

Led by Grace Quevedo-Panagsagan, Platon Martinez Flores San Pedro & Leaño’s labour and employment group is particularly active advising clients in the food and beverage, and pharmaceutical sectors. Israfel Fagela, Arturo Selim and Rachelle Aileen Santos are the other key figures in the practice.

Philippines > Projects and energy Tier 3

Platon Martinez Flores San Pedro & Leaño is particularly active in mining work, advising domestic and international companies on establishing joint ventures, financing and environmental issues, in addition to representing clients before the Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Rachelle Aileen Santos, Mia Carissa Martin and senior associate Maria Karissa Tanhueco are the key contacts.

Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate foreign investments and commercial law Carlos G Platon
Corporate foreign investments and commercial law Hector A Martinez
Corporate foreign investments and commercial law Rachelle Aileen S Santos
Litigation and dispute resolution Peter M Bantilan
Litigation and dispute resolution Arturo G Selim
Litigation and dispute resolution Israfel D Fagela
Intellectual property/franchises Augusto S San Pedro
Intellectual property/franchises Jenny R Santiago
Banking, insurance and immigration Arturo G Selim
Banking, insurance and immigration Jenny R Santiago
Projects and energy Grace P Quevedo-Panagsagan
Projects and energy Rachelle Aileen S Santos
Projects and energy Mia Carissa C Martin
Labour and environmental Grace P Quevedo-Panagsagan
Labour and environmental Arturo G Selim
Labour and environmental Israfel D Fagela
Mining and real estate Peter M Bantilan
Mining and real estate Mia Carissa C Martin
Taxation Hector A Martinez
Taxation Mia Carissa C Martin
Aviation Peter M Bantilan
Aviation Arturo G Selim
Number of lawyers : 26
International Trademark Association (INTA)
Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propri?t? Industrielle (AIPPI)
Asian Patent Attorney Association (APPA)
Licensing Executive Society (LES)