Rockwell Center, Makati City 1200
Practice area/industry focus: Mergers & Acquisitions, Infrastructure/PPP, Competition & Anti-Trust, Data Privacy
Career highlights: Rachelle is the one of the leading partners of the Firm’s Corporate/M&A Group as well as the Infrastructure Group. She likewise co-heads the Competition & Anti-Trust and Data Privacy practice group of the Firm. Rachelle has led a team of PJS Law lawyers that won the “Philippine Deal of the Year” and “M&A Deal of the Year” awards given by Asian Legal Business– Philippine Law Award in 2018.
Having started her career with PJS Law as an Associate and Rachelle has quickly risen to join the ranks of partners. From 2011 to 2012, she briefly joined the public sector as Director IV of the Department of Finance and has handled complex negotiations in the privatization of the government’s various assets.
Rachelle received her Bachelor of Laws (Ll.B.) degree from the University of the Philippines in 2006. She was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2007. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree (Metallurgical Engineering) from the University of the Philippines in 2002 and is a member of the Society of Metallurgical Engineers of the Philippines.
Asialaw Distinguished Practitioner 2020 in Competition/Antitrust