Born in the City of Manila; Bachelor of Science in Legal Management, Ateneo de Manila University (2006); Juris Doctor, University of the Philippines (2010); Awarded the Dean’s Medal for Academic Excellence, UP College of Law (2010); Passed the 2010 Philippine Bar examinations; Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2011; Passed the 2014 Real Estate Broker (REB) Licensure Examinations (10th Place); Delegate, 44th Registered Financial Planner (RFP) Program; Part-Time Lecturer, Marketing & Law Department, Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) (August 2019-present); Founding Partner, Ho & Uy Law Firm (2015-2019); Legal Consultant, Office of Councilor Franz S. Pumaren, Third District Quezon City (2015-2019); Former Deputized Prosecutor in the Priority Development Fund (PDAF) Fund Scam Cases under Ombudsman Office Order No. 434, series of 2014; State Counsel, Legal Staff, Department of Justice (DOJ) (2014-2015); Associate, Gabionza De Santos & Partners (VGS Law) (2013-2014); Guest Lecturer, College of Business and Accountancy, Holy Angel University (2014); Associate, Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department, Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz (ACCRA) Law Offices (2010-2013); Legislative Staff, Office of Councilor Franz S. Pumaren, Third District, Quezon City, (2009-2010); Legal Intern, UP Office of Legal Aid, UP College of Law (2009-2010); Legal Intern, Makalintal Division, Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) (2008); Public Relations Officer(PRO), Law Student Government, UP College of Law (2008-2009); Member, Order of the Purple Feather, UP College of Law Honor Society; Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines – Quezon City Chapter; Member, Grand Lodge of Free & Accepted Masons of the Philippines (MWGLP).
Practice Areas - Criminal Prosecution and Defense; Labor and Employment; Intellectual Property Law; Litigation and Dispute Resolution; Immigration; Appellate Practice; Administrative Law; Local Government; Real Estate; Bankruptcy, Insolvency, and Corporate Rehabilitation; Family Law; Corporate and Special Projects
ALAN MARTIN A. GUERRERO
Born in the City of Mandaluyong; Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology, University of Sto. Tomas (2006); Awarded the Quezon Leadership Award in 2006; Bachelor of Laws, San Beda College of Law (2012); Passed the Philippine Bar Examinations in 2012; Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2013; Completed and passed the Philippine Dispute Resolution Center, Inc. (PDRCI) Training course and examination (2013); Partner, Ho & Uy Law Firm (2016-2019); Lecturer, Business Law, Asia Pacific College (2017-2018); Senior Associate, Fortun Narvasa & Salazar (2014); Legal Intern - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) (2012); Legal Intern - San Beda College of Law Legal Aid (2012); San Beda College of Law Semestral Honor and Dean's Lister; Member - Integrated Bar of the Philippines - Rizal, San Juan, and Mandaluyong (RSM).
Practice Areas - Litigation and Dispute Resolution; Election Law; Online Gaming; Labor and Employment; Immigration; Construction Arbitration; Domestic and International Arbitration; Real Estate; Administrative Law; Family Law; Contracts; Corporate and Special Projects
GAY S. DUMAPIAS
Born in the City of Pasig; Graduated Cum Laude, Bachelor of Arts in Asian Studies, University of Santo Tomas (2011); Bachelor of Laws, Far Eastern University (2017); Passed the 2019 Philippine Bar Examinations; Member, UST Bar Operations (2012); Member, Academics Committee for Labor Law FEU Bar Operations (2013-2014); Member, Academics Committee for Criminal Law FEU Bar Operations (2014-2015); Member, FEU Bar Operations Secretariat (2015-2016).
PRINCESS JOY B. FRANCISCO
Born in the City of Manila; Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, New Era University (2010); Juris Doctor, New Era University (2018); Awarded Best in Commercial Law and Political Law; Passed the 2019 Bar Examinations; Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2020; Intern at Commission on Human Rights (2014), Legal Intern at Public Attorney’s Office – Quezon City (2016), Legal Intern at New Era Legal Aid
ROMEO D.C. GALVEZ
Before joining the firm as Of Counsel, Mr. Galvez was a State Prosecutor at the Department of Justice (DOJ), where he served for at least twelve (12) years until his retirement in the year 2018. During his tenure at the DOJ, and in addition to his prosecutorial duties, Mr. Galvez served as the Program Director of the DOJ Action Center (DOJAC), which provided various legal assistance to the public, especially those in the marginalized sector. As a member of the DOJ, Mr. Galvez also had the privilege of being appointed as the DOJ's ex-officio representative to the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) during the years 2006 to 2009. Apart from being a member of the Philippine Bar, Mr. Galvez is likewise a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a licensed real estate broker.
Mr. Galvez took his law studies from the University of the East and obtained his Master of Laws from the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila. He is currently taking his Doctorate in Public Administration at the University of the City of Caloocan and is also a lecturer at the Quezon City University-College of Accountancy.