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Poblador Bautista & Reyes

Mario Luza Bautista

Makati City, Philippines Asia-Pacific Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Dispute Resolution
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Mario Luza Bautista is considered a senior and active practitioner. He is experienced in commercial, civil and criminal litigation.
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Practice Areas

Appellate Law, Banking & Finance, Bankruptcy, Capital Markets, Energy, Environment, Financial Services Regulation, Government, Healthcare, Insolvency/Corporate Recovery, Insurance, Labor & Employment, Litigation, Media & Broadcasting, Privacy & Data Security, Products Liability, Securities Regulation, Telecommunications,

Career

Mario Luza Bautista is a founding partner and the managing partner of the Firm.

He is the General Counsel and a director of ABS-CBN Corporation.

Under Mr. Bautista's lead, the Firm

- represented ABS-CBN Corporation, a major broadcaster, in Supreme Court proceedings for the cancellation of its legislative franchise

- advised and represented ABS-CBN in hearings before the House of Representatives concerning the renewal of its franchise

- successfully defended President Benigno C. Aquino III before the anti-graft court against criminal charges relating to the deaths of police operatives during a raid to capture terrorists in Mamapasano, Maguindanao

- secured injunction against the enforcement a Department of Health rule to regulate the e-cigarette industry

Mr. Bautista was a private prosecutor in the impeachment trial of President Joseph Estrada in 2001. He was the lead private prosecutor in the impeachment trial of Chief Justice Renato Corona in 2012 which resulted in a conviction and removal from office.

Professional Memberships

Member, Pi Gamma Mu International Honor Society

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Mario Luza Bautista

Poblador Bautista & Reyes

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5th Floor, Sedcco 1 Building

120 Rada Corner, Legaspi Streets

Legaspi Village

Makati City

Metro Manila

Philippines

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