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Distinguished Practitioner

English | Filipino


Jurisdiction:

Philippines

Practice area:

Energy
Infrastructure


Dennis Quintero is a partner in the Corporate & Commercial/M&A Practice Group of Quisumbing Torres. He heads the Firm's Energy, Mining & Infrastructure and Financial Institutions Industry Groups. He is part of the firm’s Competition Focus Group. He is cited as a Market Leader by the IFLR 1000: Financial and Corporate Guide 2018-2020. He is consistently ranked as a leading individual in Corporate and M&A by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific and as a leading individual in Projects, Infrastructure, and Energy/Natural Resources and Mining by the leading international legal directories (i.e., Chambers Global and Asia Pacific, IFLR1000/The Petroleum Economist, and The Legal 500 Asia Pacific). Dennis is also a Certified Public Accountant. He was appointed co-chair of the 2013 Conference of the International Bar Association and Australian Resources and Energy Law Association Southeast Asia in Singapore. He is a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators. He was cited as one of IFLR’s Asia’s Best Lawyers 2019 (Energy & Infrastructure, M&A, Project Finance). Dennis is also among Asia Business Law Journal’s inaugural “A-List” of the Top 100 lawyers in the Philippines. 

Practice Focus
Dennis advises clients on cross-border acquisitions of shares/assets as well as on structuring investments and divestments in a range of industries (including conventional and renewable energy, upstream and downstream oil and gas, mining, infrastructure/construction/Public Private Partnership projects, financial services). He advises clients in joint venture negotiations and agreements, project development, project finance, corporate structuring, negotiations with the national and local governments for project consent requirements, and regulatory matters. He also advises clients in the fields of financial services regulations (insurance, banking, insurtech, fintech, electronic money, remittance and transfer services, payment systems).

Admissions
Philippines (2000)

Education
University of the Philippines (LLB Order of the Purple Feather Honor Society)
University of the Philippines (BS Business Administration and Accountancy cum laude)

Asialaw Distinguished Practitioner 2021 in Energy, Infrastructure