Excels in personalized, professional and highly skilled legal services
Our Philippines alliance office operates as The Law Firm of Mauricio Burayag and Associates (MBLaw), which is a dynamically progressive law firm. MBLaw’s thrust is to be a reliable authority that excels in personalized, professional and highly skilled legal services, from the most complex to the common and routine.
With extensive exposure to various areas of corporate and investment law – foreign investments, mergers and acquisitions, corporate, immigration and banking law, the firm also ventures into litigation support services, labor law, agrarian reform and estate planning/succession.
The firm provides legal services for all aspects of real estate acquisition, development, finance, ownership, leasing and operation. The firm has a large and active real estate practice and assists its clients in all types of real estate development, including shopping center, industrial, residential, hotel and downtown area development.
The firm has expertise in formulating and providing legal documentation on all corporate matters and issues, including incorporation paperwork, memorandum, articles, minutes of meetings, corporate reorganization, shareholders’ rights, directors’ and officers’ duties, the validity and priority of fixed and floating charges, and mergers and acquisitions. It also specializes in the formulation and drafting of commercial, transactional and transnational legal documentation, which includes, business acquisition and disposal, local and regional joint venture, privatization and mergers, private placement, private equity investment, buy-outs, and import/export documentation, escrow arrangements, capital goods purchase, and diverse commercial agreements.
The firm is engaged in representing clients in litigation or dispute resolution mechanism be it before any court of law or tribunals and commissions.
The firm structures, negotiates and drafts all types of employment and labour contracts for both local and multinational corporations. It provides services ranging from assistance on compliance with regulatory requirements to the structuring and establishment of benefit and compensation plans.
The firm assists its high net worth individual clients in Estate Planning and Probate Administration regarding their family and individual wealth. It helps its clients to articulate and implement their vision for succession and continuity of the family wealth during their lifetime.
The firm assists in the legal processes involved in making visa application, alien employment permit, citizenship application for foreigners etc.
The firm has an established reputation in all facets of domestic as well as offshore banking, finance documentation and advisory services. It has wide experience in procedural and legal documentation aspects of banking, international transaction finance, project finance and banking regulations for all kinds of financial, credit and mortgage transactions, including both single bank/financial institution and syndicated/consortium loans.
The firm specializes in providing up-to-date information and legal advice about foreign investment laws and policies, as well as formulating strategic advice for foreign as well as Indian clients desirous of establishing business in Philippines and across the globe. It has expertise and has attained commendation in the field of strategizing and executing cross border investment projects in India and the countries of the Indian sub-continent.