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UNIT 12A, 12TH FLOOR, MARCO POLO ORTIGAS, MANILA SAPPHIRE ROAD, ORTIGAS CENTER, 1605 PASIG CITY, METRO MANILA, PHILIPPINES
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Work +63 2 960 2845
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Fax +63 2 857 2240
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www.gulapalaw.com

Philippines

Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 5

Gulapa & Quicho (Gulapa Law)

Gulapa & Quicho (Gulapa Law) conducts a broad range of corporate and M&A work, including representing clients on share acquisitions, assisting with business restructuring or expansion and with establishing businesses. The New York office, opened in February 2017, caters to US-based Filipinos and investors. A recent highlight was assisting New York bakery brand MBakery in establishing its business in the Philippines. Other clients include Aniplex, CCL Label Industries Philippines and JV Angeles Construction Corporation. Practice head Aris Gulapa is supported by newly-promoted partner Charms Haw and senior associate Melissa Chavez. Rico Quicho, formerly at his own firm Quicho & Angeles Law Offices, joined the team.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 2

Gulapa Law Office

Gulapa Law Office has a particular focus on construction and infrastructure projects and advises on PPPs. A recent highlight includes acting for International Finance Corporation on a $229m PPP expansion of the Clark International Airport. Other clients include APO Production Unit, Aboitiz Equity Ventures, Asian Development Bank and JV Angeles Construction. Aris Gulapa heads the team, with support from newly promoted partner Charmaine Haw and senior associate Jose Machuca. Rico Quicho joined as partner. The firm has an affiliate office in New York.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 1

Gulapa Law Office

Gulapa Law Office¬†assists multilateral financial institutions with advising the Philippine Republic and government-owned corporations on public‚Äďprivate partnership (PPP) projects. It also advises private bidders on PPP infrastructure projects. Another area of expertise includes advising concessionaires and private joint venture partners on the implementation of PPP projects. Clients include Aboitiz Equity Ventures, Ayala Land, Asian Development Bank, JV Angeles Construction, Aboitiz Infracapital and Alliance Global Group.¬†Aris Gulapa¬†heads the team, supported by senior associate¬†Angel Machuca.¬†Rico Quicho¬†joined as partner. The firm has an associate office in New York.

Leading individuals

Aris Gulapa - Gulapa Law Office

Next generation lawyers

Angel Machuca - Gulapa Law Office

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 3

Gulapa Law Office

Gulapa Law Office advises on copyright and patent law and is adept at assisting clients with globalising their portfolios. Areas of expertise include assisting in the establishment of media-related businesses, advising on data privacy laws and advising on joint ventures with the government for the delivery of public services with information technology components. Clients include DeNA, Research and Technology Laboratories, Aniplex and CBRE GWS IFM Phils. Aris Gulapa heads the team, assisted by senior associate Aileen Sanguir. The firm has an associate office in New York.

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