SyCipLaw Shortlisted for Latest Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific Awards

May, 2024 - Makati City, Philippines

SyCipLaw has been shortlisted for Philippine Firm of the Year in the Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific Awards 2024, an award the firm bagged in 2021 and 2023. Partner and Litigation Department head Ricardo Ma. P.G. Ongkiko and partner Russel L. Rodriguez have also been shortlisted for Philippine Lawyer of the Year. Partner Carlos Roberto Z. Lopez won the award in 2023.

The awards seek to celebrate the leading litigators and the most impactful disputes across Asia Pacific, based on the submissions to Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific. Winners will be announced on the publication's website on May 21, 2024.

The firm also retained its top-tier rankings in the practice areas covered by the Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific 2024 guide.

Tier 1Commercial and transactionsIntellectual propertyLabor and employment

Highly recommendedTax

RecommendedGovernment and regulatoryInternational arbitration

Previously ranked SyCipLaw lawyers also retained their rankings for 2024:

Litigation StarsRicardo Ma. P.G. Ongkiko - Commercial and transactions, International arbitrationLeslie C. Dy - Labor and employmentCarlos Roberto Z. Lopez - Commercial and transactions, International arbitrationVida M. Panganiban-Alindogan - Intellectual propertyMarianne M. Miguel - Labor and employmentRussel L. Rodriguez - Commercial and transactions, Labor and employmentEmmanuel M. Lombos - Commercial and transactions, International arbitration

Future StarsJohn Christian A. Regalado - Commercial and transactions, International arbitrationMa. Patricia B. Paz-Jacoba - Commercial and transactions, International arbitration

Top 100 Women in Litigation - Asia PacificLeslie C. DyMarianne M. Miguel

Benchmark Litigation exclusively covers the litigation and disputes market. The publication advises that it provides law firm and lawyer rankings based on months of extensive research and interviews with litigators, dispute resolution specialists and their clients, and an analysis of the market's most important cases and firm developments.

Full details of the rankings and shortlist are available on the Benchmark Litigation website.