Current position: Partner; head, energy practice group
Practice area/industry focus: Energy, regulatory/competition, M&A, corporate
Career highlights: Monalisa leads the energy practice group of PJSLaw. Her expertise in the energy sector has made her the top choice as legal counsel to the major players (local and foreign) in the industry, as well as for new investors seeking to gain entry into this dynamic area of the Philippine economy. Her leadership in the energy practice group has earned the group and herself several international and Philippine awards/citations.
Monalisa is recognised as leading practitioner in the Asia-Pacific. She also served as legal counsel to the Philippine Secretary of Energy from 2005 to 2006.
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2017 in Energy & Natural Resources