Tel: +632 846 6247
Fax: +632 846 5057
Contact: Atty. Deanna Melissa S. Lorenzo-Singian
Number of partners: 5
Number of lawyers: 10
Languages: English, Filipino
Practice Areas: Litigation, Estate and Family Law, Commercial and Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Administrative and Environmental Law, Labor and Employment Law and Intellectual Property Law
Kapunan & Castillo is a full-service law firm, with a team of ten (10) associates, all of whom are selected graduates of top law schools in the Philippines, acting under the leadership and supervision of its five (5) well-respected partners.
Kapunan & Castillo Law Offices has evolved and grown to efficiently respond to its expanding client base and to dynamic changes in law and business. Remaining true to its values of competence, courage and character, the Firm is equipped to advise clients on a full range of legal services. An expanding medium-sized firm with the capability of representing clients in different aspects of law, the Firm has earned respect and a well-deserved niche in the legal profession.
The Firm’s expertise covers corporate and commercial law, including mergers and acquisitions, investment structuring, financing, public offerings, joint ventures, franchising, and corporate rehabilitation. The Firm has the competence and capability to conduct comprehensive due diligence examinations of companies. The Firm also handles substantial work involving family law, environmental law, general litigation, administrative law, mining, banking, taxation, trusts, estate planning, intellectual property, labor and telecommunications. The firm is highly respected for its work in intellectual property, especially in the protection of trademarks, copyrights and patents. Senior partner Atty. Lorna Patajo-Kapunan is an acknowledged expert in the field of intellectual property internationally. The late Senator Raul Roco was instrumental in the drafting of the Intellectual Property Code with the assistance of the senior partners of the Firm.
The Firm is also an advocate of environment law, and is also lobbying for the passage of anti-trust laws to protect small and medium Filipino business enterprises.
K&C believes that every client deserves the best legal service. In handling a referral, a team of lawyers is carefully chosen and organized under the supervision of a partner, with the number of lawyers varying according to the extent and complexity of the work required. This system assures high-quality legal service.