Quisumbing Torres

Philippines

Analysis

Overview

Quisumbing Torresa member firm of Baker McKenzie, offers specialised legal expertise across all practice areas and sectors with experienced teams in both transactional and contentious areas. The firm is highly ranked in capital markets, competition/antitrust, corporate and M&A, dispute resolution, IP and tax. With a team of more than 50 lawyers, Quisumbing Torres is fully capable of providing tailored and practical legal advice for the client. Key practitioners include managing partner Ramon Quisumbingdispute specialist Donemark Calimonlabour expert Kenneth Chua and project specialist Dennis Quintero.

Client feedback 

“The firm is well connected, understands what is important to multinational corporations, is diligent, and good at paying attention to detail. – Dispute resolution 

Quisumbing Torres is a reliable partner of our company as well as the entire BPO industry in the Philippines. Their Employment Team is very responsive, accessible and well-versed in issues concerning our business and the industry. – Labour and employment 

Quisumbing Torres is very supportive of our sector. It is always willing to support our industry by conducting briefings about latest policy issuances, webinars on global trends and issues on a variety of topics, regular updates and advisories on circulars and implementing guidelines that may impact our business and are very forthcoming with copies of issuances or decisions that we sometimes ask for. – Labour and employment 

Quick to respondprovides timely closures and ensures compliance.” – Regulatory 

Kenneth Chua 

Responsible and accessible, always ready to offer his services. 

Miguel Galvez 

Quite approachable and knowledgeable. 

Julius Gaston 

Responsive, helpful, and gives clear advice.” 

Marvin Masangkay 

Masangkay always has a positive attitude and provides very good customer service. He understands our needs and has always tried his best to accommodate our requests. 

Ramon Quisumbing 

Quisumbing is intelligent, attentive, responsive, and understands what is important to his clients. 

Gil Zerrudo 

Zerrudo is an expert in his field. He provides comprehensive advice based on his experience and acute understanding of the Philippine labour law. 

 
Corporate and M&A

Work highlights 

Assisted  Pfizer in the spin-off of its consumer healthcare business segment into a joint venture with GlaxoSmithKline. 

 
Capital markets

Work highlights 

Advised an American timeshare company on their offering of timeshare products in the Philippines. 

 
Energy

Work highlights 

Advised Sharp Energy Solutions Corporation on a solar rooftop project in the Philippines. 

Key clients 

APG Asset Management Asia, Sankyu Southeast Asia Holdings

 
Infrastructure

Work highlights 

Advised SBA Communications Corporation, who owns and operates wireless infrastructure in respect of the Philippine legal framework for independent tower companies, on the establishment of its Philippine corporate vehicle, and in obtaining an independent tower company license from the Department of Information and Communications Technology.