In connection with our recent role of providing legal support to the Philippine Government’s transaction advisor for the completion of the feasibility study for a major airport project in the Philippines, we have reviewed all relevant laws and accomplished the legal and institutional analysis for the project.
We assist clients in applying for approvals from the CAAP and the CAB, and monitor their compliance with applicable legal requirements.
The firm’s practice in this field traverses both domestic and international arbitration. It was collaborating counsel of Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (“Maynilad”), a concessionaire of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (“MWSS”), in an UNCITRAL arbitration process commenced in October 2013 involving a rate rebasing dispute with MWSS, that resulted in a final award in favor of Maynilad in December 2014. It is also currently assisting a client in an international commercial arbitration in Singapore as seat of arbitration.