Abelaine T. Alcantara
Partner

Born on 5 August 1977, in Manila, Philippines
Admitted to the Philippine Bar – 2003

PRACTICE AREAS

Intellectual Property Law
Litigation

 

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Partner, Esguerra & Blanco Law Offices, January 2013 – Present
Senior Associate, Esguerra & Blanco Law Offices, January 2010 – December 2012
Junior Associate, Esguerra & Blanco Law Offices, October 2006 – December 2009
Part-time Faculty, Information & Communication Technology Academy (iAcademy), September 2006 – 2007
Junior Associate, Jimenez Gonzales Liwanag Bello Valdez Caluya & Fernandez Law Offices, October 2002 – October 2006

 

AFFILIATIONS

Integrated Bar of the Philippines, Makati City Chapter
Membership Committee Chairperson, Licensing Executives Society of the Philippines, 2011 – Present
Director, Licensing Executives Society of the Philippines, 2010 - Present
Secretary, Licensing Executives Society of the Philippines, 2010-2011
Director, Intellectual Property Association of the Philippines, September 2018 – Present
Secretary, Intellectual Property Association of the Philippines, February 2012 – Present
Asst. Secretary, Intellectual Property Association of the Philippines, 2009 - January 2012
Councilor, ASEAN Intellectual Property Association, March 2012 – January 2015

 

EDUCATION, HONORS AND AWARDS

Bachelor of Laws, University of the Philippines, 2002
Bachelor of Science in Business Management – Honors Program, Ateneo de Manila University, 1998
Honorable Mention, Ateneo de Manila University, 1998
Freshman Merit Scholar, Ateneo de Manila University, 1994
Commended External Counsel of the Year, Asean-Mena Counsel, 2019
Recognized as Notable Practitioner in Intellectual Property, Chambers and Partners, 2019