FIDEL T. VALEROS, JR.

Received his Bachelor of laws (Ll.B) degree from the University of the Philippines in 2004, and his Bachelor of Science (Management Engineering) from the Ateneo de Manila University in the year 2000. He was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2005.

  • Involved in litigation work (civil, criminal, appellate, administrative, and inter/intra-corporate litigation), composed mostly of making appearances in court and other administrative tribunals, drafting and review of legal pleadings, developing case theories and strategies and assisting clients in amicably settling disputes.
  • Currently part of the legal team assisting a local subsidiary of an international power generation company in its application for the approval of a Power Sales Contract with the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC). Work involves the drafting of the application itself, drafting of various pleadings and the presentation of witnesses before the Commission relative to the application for approval of a Power Sales Contract and represented client in various proceedings filed with the ERC.
  • Part of the team acting as local legal counsel to a subsidiary of one of the leading financial institutions based Europe in its proposed acquisition of substantial equity of a first class hotel. Work includes assisting in the preparation of and conduct of due diligence, negotiations and drafting of transaction documents.
  • Serves as legal advisor to a subsidiary of an international financial institution in resolving, collecting, and servicing upon delinquent and non-performing loans secured by mortgages in accordance with the provisions of the Special Purpose Vehicle Act of 2002.
  • Assists clients with their various labor and employment issues. Work includes the drafting of legal opinions on labor law and employee relations and representing clients in cases filed with the National Labor Relations Commission.
  • Acts as assistant corporate secretary and general counsel to different corporations, stock and non-stock. Work includes contract review, drafting legal opinions and the preparation of documents for filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
  • Served as assisting counsel for a company in the business of resolving and collecting upon delinquent loans secured by mortgages and has experience in servicing non-performing loans assigned in accordance with the provisions of the Special Purpose Vehicle Act of 2002.
  • Has experience on the process of applying for the approval of a Power Sales Contract with the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC). Work involves the drafting of the application itself, drafting of various pleadings and the presentation of witnesses before the Commission relative to the application for approval of a Power Sales Contract. Has also represented clients in various proceedings filed with the ERC.
  • Part of the local legal counsel that assisted in the completion of the purchase of a subsidiary of a global recording company that involves compliance with local transfer of the Philippine entity in compliance with the share purchase agreement. Advise include intellectual property and security issues.
  • Assists clients with their intellectual property law concerns and the protection of their intellectual property rights through registration. Handles trademark applications for both individual and corporate clients.