Legal Awards 2021

Acquisition International - Legal Awards 2021 45 Most Client-Focused Corporate Law Firm - Philippines Legal services must be delivered to the highest possible standard, and few understand this better than the team at the Ligan & Uy Law Office. Serving a range of industries with equal aplomb, they have been proud to achieve great things for their clients. We take a look at this incredible firm, following their success in the AI Legal Awards 2021. he team at the Ligan & Uy Law Office offer their clients an enviable full-service solution, always pushing to ensure that the team’s work is completed to the very highest standards. Under the leadership of James Russel D. Ligan and Jessamyn H. Uy, two of the industry’s most highly regarded players, the firm has gone from strength to strength over the last few years. The diverse clientele of the Ligan & Uy Law Office covers a host of different approaches, from large multinational corporations through to humble start-ups. The focus of these various businesses ranges from telecommunications through to media and technology as well as the restaurant and food industries. What sets the team apart from the crowd is their unique and thorough understanding of the industries in which their team operates. They know the challenges they face and the best way in which to deal with them. T While the Ligan & Uy Law Office is based in the Philippines, the team are more than capable of tackling any problem that might arise from cross-border transactions. With such a focus on the needs of business, it’s little surprise that the team have extensive experience not only in corporate law, but in the representation of major foreign and domestic corporations to the highest possible level. Over the years, the team have tackled labor law, wills and estate, immigration, insurance, real estate, family law, and intellectual property issues with ease, and their range is only going to increase as the months go on. Since inception, the team has been invited to represent their clients at many different levels, not only before high courts, but at quasi- judicial tribunals too. Because the focus of the firm is always on the clients and meeting their needs, the team is proud and delighted to offer a range of services that always keeps their clients by their side. While they have the knowledge of a much larger law firm, the size of the Ligan & Uy Law Office means that they always provide small firm attention. The legal industry is facing a unique challenge currently, thanks to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many of the firm’s clients have had to suspend or close their businesses, meaning they have ended their relationship with the team at the Ligan & Uy Law Office. The limited travel arrangements have also stifled international trade as well. During this period of seemingly enforced downtime, the Ligan & Uy Law Office team pursued new opportunities for personal development. The team attended seminars and lectures, with some of the firm’s partners studying abroad for their Masters in Law. All this work will allow the team to provide their current and future clients with unparalleled quality of service at all times. As the firm continues to thrive, despite the challenge of the last couple of years, their success is undeniable. With such a strong focus on their clients’ need allowing them to make such strides in the industry, it’s little wonder that they have triumphed so effectively in the AI Legal Awards 2021. Company: Ligan & Uy Law Office Name: Jessamyn H. Uy-Ligan Email: Web Address: