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Divina Law

The firm: For 15 years, DivinaLaw has championed dynamic lawyering—becoming an institution venerated and recognized by its peers, respected and admired by its competition, and cherished and relied upon by its clients. It is a full-service law firm in the Philippines that provides prompt, proactive, and results-oriented service to ensure client satisfaction. The firm offers depth and range in experience and resources while fostering a professional and collaborative work ethic.

Litigation, corporate and special projects, labor, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution, tax and estate planning, intellectual property, immigration and naturalization, e-commerce and technology, risk and crisis management, and legal education, legislative advocacy and policy reform are the firm’s ten major practice areas.

The Asia Business Law Journal has recognized DivinaLaw as an award-winning firm in the categories of banking and finance, corporate and commercial, litigation, private equity and venture capital, and restructuring and insolvency in 2020. The firm has also been conferred the Labor and Employment Law Firm of the Year in 2016 and Immigration Law Firm of the Year in 2018 in the Asian Legal Business Philippine Law Awards.

The firm is ranked among the best in the region, having been honored as finalist for the SE Asia Law Firm of the Year category of Asian Legal Business Southeast Asia Law Awards in 2018 and 2019. The firm was also a finalist for Regional Litigation Law Firm of the Year in 2018 and 2019, and Tax and Trusts Law Firm of the Year in 2019.

DivinaLaw is the sole Philippine member of Lawyers Associated Worldwide (LAW), a top-rated international association of over 100 independent law firms from more than 50 countries. It is also the sole Philippine member of Legalink, a leading international association of independent law firms.

To further strengthen the firm’s corporate, commercial, and arbitration-related services, the firm has maintained a strong partnership with ten local law firms in key locations throughout the Philippines.

Corporate and civil litigation Estrella C Elamparo
Corporate and civil litigation Alden Francis C Gonzalez
Criminal prosecution and defence Estrella C Elamparo
Labour and employment Alden Francis C Gonzales
Tax and estate planning Roberto L Tan
M&A Danny E Bunyi
Alternative dispute resolution and arbitration Enrique V dela Cruz
Banking and finance Danny E Bunyi
General corporate services and special projects Danny E Bunyi
Family law Isaiah O Asuncion III
Local government, election and administrative law Enrique V dela Cruz
Corporate rehabilitation and insolvency Nilo T Divina
Foreign investment Roberto L Tan
Foreign investment Danny E Bunyi
Power generation and energy (oil, gas, petroleum) Roberto L Tan
Power generation and energy (oil, gas, petroleum) Danny E Bunyi
Immigration and naturalisation Floro C Balato Jr
Risk and crisis management Estrella C Elamparo
Number of lawyers : 80
Lawyers' Associated Worldwide (LAW)

Nilo Divina is Managing Partner of the Year in the Philippines

DivinaLaw Managing Partner Nilo T. Divina was recently recognized as Managing Partner of the Year in the 2021 Asian Legal Business (ALB) Philippine Law Awards in a virtual ceremony held last November 19, 2021.