Founded in 1945, SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan is one of the most established law firms, and the largest in the country. The firm is principally based in Makati City, the country’s financial and business center, with offices in Cebu, Davao and the Subic Bay Freeport. The greatest resource of the law firm is its legal staff – experienced practitioners who lead in their respective fields. The practice of the firm covers all fields of law. The broad range of its expertise is reflected in its client base, which includes top local and foreign corporations, international organizations and governments.
Name: Andres G. Gatmaitan
Banking, Finance & Securities, Investments, Mergers & Acquisitions
Admission to the Bar: 1965, Philippines
University of the Philippines (B.S.J., cum laude; LL.B., cum laude); Yale University (LL.M., J.S.D.)
Foreign Attorney, Winthrop, Stimson, Putnam & Roberts, 1962; Cahill, Gordon, Reindel & Ohl, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1964-1965
International Finance Corp.; American Express Co.; The Chase Manhattan Bank N.A.; Manufacturers Hanover Trust Co.; Chemical Bank; The First National Bank of Chicago; Citibank
N.A.; Morgan Guaranty Trust Co.; Bank of Montreal; Lloyds Bank; Bank of America NT & SA.; The Fuji Bank
Ltd.; Northwest Orient Airlines; Mitsubishi Metal Corp.; C. Itoh & Co.
Ltd.; F. Hoffman-La Roche & Co.
Ltd.; American Home Products Corp.; Abbott Laboratories; Carnation Co.;