Bonifacio Triangle, Bonifacio Global City 1634
Metro Manila, Philippines
Practice area/industry focus: Taxation, Mergers & Acquisition, Corporate and Commercial Law, Energy and Natural Resources, Capital Markets, Real Estate and Development
Career highlights: Ms. Tankiang is the Chief Finance Officer of the Firm and heads the Tax Practice Group. She is also an active member and officer in various local and international law associations. Ms. Tankiang earned her Bachelor of Arts (Honors) major in Economics from the De La Salle University, graduating summa cum laude, in 1977. She also obtained her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of the Philippines College of Law in 1981, graduating cum laude and valedictorian. Ms. Tankiang earned her Master of Laws from Harvard Law School in 1986. Ms. Tankiang represents institutional clients which are engaged in various sectors of business. Her educational background in the fields of Economics and Taxation enable her to have a keen business perspective and understanding that efficiently supports the clients need for effective and practicable solutions. She has been cited by a client in a statement published in the 2018 Asia Business Law Journal as a “very experienced and all-rounded lawyer who has the expertise and skills in providing creative solutions to overcome challenges. Her knowledge and skills are beyond the spectrum. She represents several multinational corporations including China Telecom, Pilipinas Shell, Mitsubishi Estate.
Asialaw Notable Practitioner 2020 in Corporate and M&A