News & Updates

ACCRALAW’s Asian Legal Business Philippine Law Awards 2017

October 10, 2017

In recognition of its continued commitment to excellence in law practice, ACCRALAW received multiple awards from Thomson Reuters’ Asian Legal Business. ACCRALAW was awarded the Litigation Law Firm of the Year and the Labor and Employment Law Firm of the Year. Emerico O. De Guzman, the Managing Partner of ACCRALAW, was awarded the Managing Partner […]

17 ACCRALAW Lawyers included in Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2017

September 19, 2017

The 2017 edition of Asialaw Leading Lawyers identified seventeen (17) ACCRALAW lawyers as outstanding private practice legal professionals in their respective practice areas. For Dispute Resolution & Litigation, Avelino V.Cruz, Victor P. Lazatin, Luis A. Vera Cruz,Jr., Francisco Ed. Lim, Ramon G. Samson, Patricia-Ann T. Prodigalidad, Gilbert D. Gallos and Teodoro L. Regala, Jr.were named. […]

ACCRALAW’s Successful Defense of Torre De Manila

May 9, 2017

ACCRALAW successfully argued before the Supreme Court en banc a case of first impression in the Philippines. In a landmark case involving the question of whether there is any rule or law that prohibits or restricts the construction within the “sight line” of a national monument, ACCRALAW’s team of lawyers participated in the oral arguments. […]

Philippine Competition Act and IRR

April 25, 2017

ACCRALAW participated in the recently concluded conference attended by in-house counsels in the region. The Asian Legal Business In House Summit was held on 20 April 2017 at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Singapore. Stephen George S.D. Aquino gave a talk on the salient features of the Philippine Competition Act and its Implementing Rules and Regulations. […]

ACCRALAW Cebu Branch Legal Forum

March 20, 2017

On March 10, 2017, ACCRALAW’s Cebu Branch held its annual legal forum in partnership with the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI). It was attended by representatives from various business sectors including invited guests from CCCI, the MEPZ-Human Resources Association, Inc. led by its President, Ms. Mabel Abella and the People Management Association Cebu, […]

PMAP-Cebu Awards ACCRALAW Cebu Branch’s Jefferson M. Marquez

March 20, 2017

Jefferson M. Marquez, a Senior Partner of ACCRALAW’s Cebu Branch, was awarded by the People Management Association of the Philippines Cebu, Inc., (PMAP-Cebu), a Presidential Award for Valuable Contribution for his exemplary performance, steadfast dedication, and outstanding contribution to the fulfillment of the goals of the organization during the organization’s 1st General Membership Meeting held […]

ACCRALAW Deploys iManage for Document and Email Management

January 30, 2017

On January 10, 2017, iManage announced that the Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz Law Office (ACCRALAW), a top tier Philippines-based firm servicing local and international clientele, has chosen iManage Work for document and email management. Since its establishment in 1972, ACCRALAW has grown into a celebrated and multi-awarded service organization with over 140 lawyers […]

Significant Legal Developments Affecting Business

September 28, 2016

On 26 September 2016, ACCRALAW in cooperation with BusinessWorld, Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX), Shareholders’ Association of the Philippines (SHAREPHIL) and Manila Bulletin, held the ACCRALAW Business Law Forum at the Mayuree Ballroom of the Dusit Thani Hotel in Makati City. It was a full day of […]

ACCRALAW’S Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team is #1

September 28, 2016

For the 2016 Asialaw Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards, ACCRALAW was awarded National Law Firm of the Year. This award recognizes the leading dispute resolution practice of the Firm headed by Ana Lourdes Teresa Arnaldo-Oracion. ACCRALAW has maintained its top tier ranking for its dispute resolution practice, which includes domestic and international commercial arbitration. It continues […]