The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific recognized ACCRALAW as a Top-Tier Firm for Immigration in its 2021 Editorial.
ACCRALAW offers outstanding expertise in handling diverse, complex, and multifaceted legal problems concerning immigration. The Firm’s immigration specialists serve a broad array of clients from various industries and provide them with legal representation before government agencies involved in defining the terms and conditions of a foreign national’s authorized stay in the Philippines. The Firm’s Immigration Department provides legal assistance to foreign embassies, local conglomerates, international hotel chains, multinational companies, business process outsourcing corporations, and expatriates doing business in the Philippines.
The Firm’s lawyers are active members of the Immigration Lawyers Association of the Philippines, working closely with the Bureau of Immigration, the Department of Labor and Employment, and the Department of Justice, in crafting policies that would make immigration protocols in the country more effective and beneficial to its stakeholders.
The Head of the Firm’s Immigration Department, ACCRALAW Partner Maria Khristina Z. Garcia-Angel, was recognized by The Legal 500 as a Next Generation Partner, or those “younger partners who take on leadership roles in multiple legal matters”. The publication also recognized Associate Napoleon L. Gonzales III as a Rising Star, or “associates who appear frequently on significant matters and are widely cited by peers and/or clients.”
The Legal 500 is an international legal publication and is considered as the “world’s largest legal referral guide.”