BEVERLY ANNE F. BALAGON is a Junior Associate and a member of the Corporate, Technology Media and Telecommunications, and Tax Departments of the Firm. Mi-ann’s practice includes general corporate services, commercial law, and tax law.
During her legal studies, Mi-ann assisted the University of San Carlos Moot team in the 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 Monroe E. Price Media Law Moot Court Competition hosted by Oxford University. She was an active member of the USC Bar Operations throughout law school and headed its Ways and Means Committee during her final year.
A member of the Philippine Bar since 2020, Mi-ann received her Juris Doctor with a minor in International Law Practice from University of San Carlos College of Law, graduating as Batch Salutatorian. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Velez College - Cebu and ranked #1 in the 2013 Nursing Licensure Exam.
Mi-ann’s recent transactions include the following:
• Providing legal advice to fintech foreign entities on their respective exposures in light of Philippine regulatory requirements;
• Conducted legal and financial due diligence for mergers and acquisitions
• Reviewing and drafting contracts for various commercial transactions
• Representing clients in various applications before the Securities and Exchange Commission