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What we expect

What we expect

We expect you to possess exceptional Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate degree qualifications from a recognized university. We treasure emotional intelligence as much as we do academic achievements.


The law is a demanding profession and it is not for everyone. We look for candidates who have top notch intellect, healthy ambition, maturity, motivation and plenty of passion to pursue an international career. You need to see the big picture with an eye for the granular detail, and have a fearless appetite for plunging deep into areas you have never come across before. As you can see from our milestones, we handle cutting edge technologies.


The candidate must strongly align or fit with our organization and work culture. We expect the candidate to be highly adaptable, disciplined, organized with great multitasking skills, able to perform well under pressure and possess an indomitable work ethic. You must be able to fit a lot into your life and have abundant energy, pluck, enthusiasm and determination.

Writing & Analytical Ability

You must enjoy writing and the challenges involved in convincing a skeptical audience that a particular conclusion is valid in view of available or limited facts. The position is ideal for those who prefer to critically interpret data and results and designing experiments over conducting them themselves.

You must delight in applying your excellent analytical skills. You must have the capacity to absorb and apply knowledge and techniques required for the successful performance in the position. You need to review, digest and explain complex issues in a simple manner and make sense of a complex set of facts.

Global & International

The increasingly globalized economy has created numerous exhilarating opportunities for talented individuals from all corners of the world, and our international recruits reflect the reality and diversity of our global clientele and the increasing globalization of talent. We have recruited foreign graduates from leading global universities including

Ateneo de Davao University Ateneo de Manila University
Ateneo de Naga University Australian National University
Beijing Institute of Technology Carleton University
Catholic University of Portugal Chiang Mai University
Clark University Cranfield University
De La Salle University Durham University
Fordham University Fudan University
Griffith University Henan Agricultural University
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Hunan University
Imperial College London James Cook University
Lyceum of the Philippines University Mapua Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology McGill University
Mindanao State University Monash University
Murdoch University Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications
Nanyang Technological University National Chiao Tung University
National University of Malaysia National University of Singapore
Northeastern University Northwestern University
Peking University Queensland University of Technology
RMIT University Rochester Institute of Technology
Ryerson University Shanghai International Studies University
Simon Fraser University Southern Illinois University
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven Technological University of Munich
Texas A & M University University of Adelaide
University of Alberta University of Bradford
University of Bristol University of British Columbia
University of California, Davis University of Calgary
University College Cork University College London
University of the Cordilleras University of the East
University of East Anglia University of Edinburgh
University of Florida University of Hull
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Leeds
University of Leicester University of Limerick
University of Liverpool University of Manchester
University of Melbourne University of Michigan
University of Mumbai University of New South Wales
University of Nottingham University of the Philippines, Baguio
University of the Philippines, Diliman University of the Philippines, Manila
University of the Philippines, Mindanao University of Queensland
University of Regina University of Salford
University of San Carlos University of Santo Tomas
University of Southeastern Philippines University of Sheffield
University of St. Andrews University of Strathclyde
University Technology Malaysia University of Toronto
University of Victoria University of Warwick
University of Waterloo University of Western Australia
Victoria University Zhejiang University

Even if your university is not on the aforesaid list, please do not hesitate to apply as we welcome that pioneering spirit.


We want a three year (non-negotiable minimum length) commitment. We are always on the lookout for great talent because we have an annual cohort of alumni completing their three year appointments at our Firm. Three years is the ideal length of time for candidates to become complete, well-rounded professionals, having properly inculcated, internalized, & excelled in the performance of their intellectual property services to our demanding clients.

We expect creative, dynamic, energetic & enthusiastic international talent. You must have the cosmopolitan ability to adapt to new circumstances and be driven by wanderlust rather than financial reward. You must possess the promise to become the best and be prepared to journey with us together in transforming your talent and promise into achievement.

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