Juris Doctor, 2nd Honors, Ateneo de Manila University (1996)
Bachelor of Arts, Major in Political Science, University of the Philippines (1992)
Admitted to the Philippine Bar (1997)
Formerly (2004-2005) a legal counsel at United Laboratories, Inc., the biggest and leading Filipino pharmaceutical company, assigned at the company's Executive Offices reporting directly to the Chairman and Members of the Board of Directors
Formerly (1999-2004) a legal counsel and head of the Legal Department of Greenfield Development Corporation, one of the biggest, and a leading real-estate development company in the Philippines
Formerly (1996-1999) an associate lawyer at the law firm of Sebastian, Liganor, Galinato and Tierra
Formerly served as compliance officer for a stock brokerage firm-member of the Philippine Stock Exchange
Has knowledge in the various facets of real estate business and in real property development
Has experience in corporate housekeeping concerns, dealing on legal issues related to compliance with regulatory rules, business ventures and investment structures, labor, personnel and administrative concerns and representation before government instrumentalities and agencies, both national and local