Mr. Vera Cruz specializes in the fields of litigation and dispute resolution. He has been an active law practitioner for the past 44 years. He has appeared in all levels of the Judiciary, including the appellate courts and the Supreme Court, and has also represented clients in various quasi-judicial bodies and administrative agencies. Mr. Vera Cruz has also been involved in arbitration, both as counsel and arbitrator.
Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2015 has identified Mr. Vera Cruz as one of the most highly acclaimed legal experts in the field of Dispute Resolution.
Mr. Vera Cruz was recognized by Asialaw Profiles as a Senior Statesman for the practice area of dispute resolution in 2019.
He currently teaches Political Law and Constitutional Law.
He also serves as director and officer of various corporations.
Mr. Vera Cruz was in the top ten (10) examinees of the 1974 Bar Examinations. He was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 1975 and is a member of the Isabela Chapter of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines. He is also a lifetime member of the Philippine Bar Association.
He was also admitted to the New York Bar in 1986.