Avelino Cruz

ACCRALAW - Philippines

Founding partner

Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz Law Offices (ACCRALAW)
Taguig City

+63 (2) 8830 8000

Senior Statesman




Practice area:

Dispute resolution

Avelino V. Cruz is Founding Partner and Senior Partner of Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz Law Offices (ACCRALAW) from 1972 up to the present, and continuous to be in active practice of law. He is currently the Chairman of the ASEAN Law Institute (AsnLI) and the Immediate Past President of ASEAN Law Association (ALA). He is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of San Beda Law Alumni Association (SBLAA) and San Beda Law Alumni Foundation (SBCAF).

  • Banking and finance
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Investment funds
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Tax

  • Banking and financial services
  • Energy
  • Oil and gas
  • Pharmaceuticals and life sciences
  • Real estate

February 22, 1962

  • American Bar Association
  • American Law Institute
  • ASEAN Law Association
  • ASEAN Law Institute
  • Philippine Bar Association

Master of Laws
University of Michigan, 1964
US Fullbright-Hays Scholarship Awardee
Clyde Dewitt Fellow

Bachelor of Laws
San Beda College, 1961
Valedictorian; magna cum laude