The Firm and its lawyers continue to be recognized as a top-tier multi-service firm.
Learn more
ACCRALAW: Beyond Legal Excellence.
Read more
accra-50th-logo
Celebrating 50 years of honor and service.
On its golden anniversary, ACCRALAW aims to go Beyond Legal Excellence.
Read more

News & Updates

21 November 2022

ACCRALAW Lawyers Share Expertise on the Pending Internet Transactions Act for MSMEs

ACCRALAW participated in the Bayan E-Talakay at ITAnong workshop of the Social Economy Action Research Foundation (“SEARCH”) in partnership with Bayan Academy, Bayan Innovation Group (“BIG”), and META held on 18 November 2022.

Message from the Managing Partner
(On ACCRALAW’s 50th Anniversary)

On the 1st of May 2022, the Firm attained a glorious milestone: Golden Anniversary. We, the Partners of ACCRALAW, are truly privileged to witness and share this historical event despite the unprecedented challenges brought by global crises, such as the pandemic and the Ukraine war. Indeed, the Firm’s endurance and growth over the past 50 years are a testament to its institutional presence in the Philippine legal landscape, a measure of success that we cannot claim as our own. We owe it to many others, and for which we are grateful.

Read more

Featured Lawyer

Teodoro L. Regala, Jr.

Teodoro L. Regala, Jr. is a Senior Partner of ACCRALAW.

He has almost three decades of litigation experience, handling various civil, commercial, administrative, and criminal cases. His practice area also covers contracts, construction arbitration, and agrarian reform.

He has successfully handled the litigation of a variety of court and administrative cases in both the regular courts and quasi-judicial bodies, and acts as counsel for a wide range of clients from individual magnates to institutional corporate clients. 

Publications

23 November 2022 Amicus Curiae

Contracting arrangements in the Philippines: Where are we now?

To recall, under the administration of former President Rodrigo Duterte, the Department of Labor and Employment (DoLE) issued Department Order No. 174, series of 2017 (“DoLE DO 174-17”).
16 November 2022 Amicus Curiae

Reassessment of the Nationality Requirements for Renewable Energy (RE) Projects

On 29 September 2022, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) rendered its Opinion No. 21, Series of 2022 (“Opinion”), holding that the 40% foreign equity limitation as provided under the 1987 Constitution should not apply to the exploration, development, and utilization of inexhaustible renewable energy (“RE”) resources.
8 November 2022 Amicus Curiae

R.A. 11765 – Financial Products and Services Consumer Protection Act

The COVID pandemic has brought forth the unprecedented expansion of digital financial systems. At the height of the pandemic, quarantine measures were at their strictest.

ACCRALAW is grateful to Chambers Asia-Pacific for recognizing the Firm as a leading law firm in various practice areas. This recognition is valued by the Firm, its lawyers, and support staff, who continue to put the hard work during these unprecedented times.

How can we help you?