The Firm is the retained counsel of a majority of the largest domestic and foreign banks operating in the Philippines. ACCRALAW is heavily involved in the various special projects of these banks.
The Firm has assisted the leading foreign banks in obtaining their full banking licenses under the law liberalizing the entry of foreign banks into the country. ACCRALAW has also acted as counsel in numerous syndicated loans and financial arrangements for both lenders and borrowers alike, advising and assisting clients in loan restructuring agreements and project finance transactions. In addition, the Firm has participated and provided invaluable advice and acted as counsel in projects involving the sale and acquisition of all or a substantial stake in banks and credit card companies.
ACCRALAW has facilitated transactions for cutting-edge financial services technology companies, from mobile banking to virtual currency. The Firm keeps up to date with the regulatory and compliance issues and provides excellent practical advice on how to address the clients’ concerns.