Franchesca Abigail C. Gesmundo
Senior Associate
Practice Areas:
| Appellate Practice, Business Process Outsourcing, Employee Benefits, Labor & Employment, Mergers & Acquisitions
Education/Academic Attainments: 
Ms. Gesmundo obtained her Juris Doctor degree from the Ateneo de Manila University in 2013. She completed her degree in Management from the Ateneo de Manila University in 2009.
Law Professorial Positions & Legal Publications: 
Ms. Gesmundo co-authored the 2016 and 2017 editions of the Philippine Chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide on Outsourcing. She has also published articles in law journals, having co-authored “Jurisdiction over Damages Arising from Employer-Employee Relations” [8 J. Phil. Ass’n on Voluntary Arb. 1 (2014)]; “Testing Constitutional Waters III: Areas for Constitutional Reform in the System of Checks and Balances in the Philippine Government [57 Ateneo L.J. 1 (2012)]; and “The Philippine Capital Market: Issues and Challenges” [56 Ateneo L.J. 465 (2011)].
Professional Membership & Affiliations: 
Ms. Gesmundo is a member of the Makati City Chapter of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines.