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The Lawyers

Alder K. Delloro

Managing and Founding Partner

The Managing and Founding Partner, Atty. Alder K. Delloro is a former Assistant Cabinet Secretary under the Office of the Cabinet Secretary, Office of the President of the Republic of the Philippines. He was tasked to ensure that the directives and policies of the President of the Republic were carried out and followed through by the various concerned departments, bureaus, agencies and boards across the government bureaucracy.

While growing his legal career, Atty. Delloro ensures that he finds time to pursue his passion for teaching. He is a Professorial Lecturer in the National College of Public Administration and Governance at the University of the Philippines Diliman where he teaches Ethics and Public Accountability, Administrative law, and Public Administrative System. He is also a law professor in the College of Law at the City University of Pasay where he teaches Persons and Family Relations, Wills and Succession, Partnership, Agency and Trust as well as Civil Law Review I. He is likewise a Professor and former Dean in the College of Business and Accountancy at the Calayan Education Foundation, Inc. where he teaches Leadership, Marketing, and Strategic Management,

Atty. Delloro is a graduate of San Beda College of Law where he served as President of the Law Student Government. He was likewise the President of the Association of Law Students of the Philippines in the National Capital Region. He received his Bachelor of Science in Management Major in Communications Technology Management from the Ateneo de Manila University with a full scholarship grant.  He took up Real Estate Management at the School of Professional & Continuing Education under the consortium of the Chamber of Real Estate Management and Builders Association, Inc. and De La Salle. Atty. Delloro is a Licensed Real Estate Broker and Certified Property Valuator/Licensed Real Estate Appraiser (7th Placer) both under the Professional Regulation Commission.

Atty. Delloro has completed his Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the Joint Program of the Ateneo de Manila University Graduate School of Business and the Regis University of Colorado, USA where he has been a consistent Dean’s Lister qualifying him to earn a Gold Medal for Academic Excellence, the highest distinction given to an MBA graduate. Atty. Delloro has also obtained his Research Fellowship at the Edward S. Ageno School of Business from the Golden Gate University in San Francisco, USA.

Atty. Delloro is a Doctor of Public Administration Candidate at the National College of Public Administration and Governance, University of Philippines Diliman where he finished his course works with a general weighted average of 1.0 out of 1.0 earning him a Dean’s Medal for Academic Excellence. He is currently writing his doctoral dissertation entitled “The Role of the Judiciary in Environmental Regulation: The Case of Climate Change Justice in the Philippines.”

Atty. Delloro has likewise been actively involved in numerous international conferences for Public Administration and Governance as well as Policy Studies having delivered his paper presentations on various topics in China, Vietnam, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, South Korea, Spain, and the Philippines.

Atty. Delloro is a member of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines,  Philippine Society for Public Administration, Asian Association for Public Administration, Philippine Association for Public Administration (PSPA), Eastern Regional Organization for Public Administration, American Academy of Financial Management Association (AAFM), Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), Chamber of Real Estate Management and Builders Association (CREBA) and the Philippine Association of Real Estate Appraisers (PARA).

Atty. Delloro advocates and specializes in corporate and real estate law, environmental law and public accountability law.

Bernard Raymond T. Saulog

Senior Partner

Senior Partner

The Senior Partner, Atty. Bernard Raymond T. Saulog is a former Junior Partner of Belo Gozon Parel Lucila and Asuncion Law Offices, a former Senior Partner at Manalaysay Saulog Perez and Fox Law Offices, and a former Senior Partner of Calleja Saulog Law Offices.

He has been engaged in law practice for more than twenty-five (25) years and has gained extensive knowledge and experience in the fields of Civil Law, Criminal Law, Taxation Law and Corporate Law. Through all that time, he has likewise served as Corporate Secretary and Director of two family-owned businesses, Dagupan Bus Company, Inc. and Saulog Transit, Inc. Notably, Atty. Saulog is likewise a former Associate of SyCip Gorres Velayo & Co. where he gained his expertise in Taxation Law.

Atty. Saulog earned his Bachelor of Laws from the Ateneo de Manila University in 1990 and his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of the Philippines Diliman in 1986.

Severo C. Madrona, Jr.

Of Counsel

The Of Counsel, Atty. Severo Madrona, Jr. lends the law firm his unique, wide and expansive education, experience and expertise in the field of law and in the spheres of public administration, governance and history.  Atty. Madrona is a technocrat, historian, educator and lawyer. He specializes in local governance, procurement laws, privatization, public-private partnership arrangements and education law.

Atty. Madrona is the City Attorney of Pasay City, a position which he holds for more than a decade. He is likewise the Dean and Professor of the College of Law, City University of Pasay. He is also a published author and concurrently a professorial lecturer teaching law, history and public administration subjects in various universities such as the University of the Philippines Diliman, Ateneo de Manila University and De La Salle University, to name a few. 

Atty. Madrona studied at the University of the Philippines Diliman where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in History, Bachelor of Laws, Master of Arts in History and Ph.D. in History.  He is also currently a Doctor of Public Administration Candidate at the National College of Public Administration and Governance in the same University.

With his relentless passion for learning, Atty. Madrona also earned his Master of Laws (LLM) degree from the San Beda Graduate School of Law and is currently a Doctor of Juridical Science (JSD) Candidate in the same University. Atty. Madrona likewise obtained his Research Fellowship at the Edward S. Ageno School of Business, Golden Gate University in San Francisco, USA.

Niccolo J. Villasin

Senior Counsel

The Senior Counsel, Atty. Niccolo J. Villasin is a former public servant and three-termer Board Member of the Provincial Government of Leyte from 2010 to 2019. He is an advocate and specialist of local governance, the government procurement reform act, and public accountability laws.

Prior to his life in public service, Atty. Villasin was a Junior Partner at Delloro Espino & Saulog Law Offices and previously a Junior Associate at Chavez Miranda Aseoche Law Offices. His professional experience in the law practice provides him with the perspective and expertise of a seasoned advocate both as a trial lawyer and a corporate attorney.

Atty. Villasin earned his Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Science in Management, Major in Marketing from the San Beda University. He is currently pursuing his Master in Public Administration degree at the National College of Public Administration and Governance at the University of the Philippines Diliman.

Deanna Maria Rachel  S. Calayan

Senior Counsel

The Senior Counsel, Atty. Deanna Maria Rachel S. Calayan is a staunch advocate of Education Laws and Reforms in the country being an educator and a school administrator herself from the inception of her professional life. Atty. Calayan is currently a trustee and the Vice-President for Human Resources and Legal Affairs of the Calayan Educational Foundation, Inc. (CEFI), the biggest and fastest growing paramedical school in the Province of Quezon.

Atty. Calayan hails from a family of professionals and educators. Her grandfather, the late Dr. Emeterio Calayan, Jr. together with her grandmother, Dra. Josefina Calayan, the Chairman Emeritus of CEFI’s Board of Trustees, founded CEFI in 1973. Her father, Atty. Ronaldo Calayan is the Chairman and President while her mother, Dr. Maria Susan Teresita Calayan serves as a trustee and the Vice-President for Academic Affairs of the school.

Atty. Calayan also specializes in civil and criminal litigation having been a practicing trial court lawyer for more than a decade. She earned her Bachelor of Laws from the San Beda University and her Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of the Philippines Diliman. 

Christian E. San Juan

Junior Partner

The Junior Partner, Atty. Christian E. San Juan specializes in criminal and civil litigation having appeared in hundreds of court proceedings and being a trial court lawyer for almost a decade.

He handles collection for sum of money and BP 22 cases as well as ejectment and eviction proceedings for some of the biggest financing and real estate companies in the country.

Atty. San Juan is the son of Atty. Romulo Benito D. San Juan who ranked 1st in the 1970 Philippine Bar Examinations. He earned his Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Sto. Tomas.

Michelle V. Basmayor

Junior Partner

The Junior Partner, Atty. Michelle V. Basmayor specializes in arbitration law as well as in criminal and civil litigation. She is an advocate of mediation and conciliation proceedings as she believes that controversies, especially those involving commercial and monetary disputes, can be resolved expeditiously if parties are properly guided and represented in achieving a compromise and settlement agreements.

Atty. Basmayor has successfully represented a client in obtaining a decision with an award worth hundreds of millions of pesos before the Badan Arbitrase Nasional Indonesia (BANI Arbitration Center) in Jakarta, Indonesia. Atty. Basmayor is also known for providing expeditious but favorable resolutions to her cases with the unparalleled vigilance, hard work, and dedication she brings as a legal advocate.

Atty. Basmayor obtained her Bachelor of Laws from the University of Nueva Caceres and her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of the Philippines Diliman.

Ma. Alessandra B. Dela Cruz

Junior Associate

The Junior Associate, Atty. Ma. Alessandra B. Dela Cruz specializes in Corporate, Labor and Real Estate Laws.

She serves as a corporate counsel and corporate secretary of the various retained clientele of the firm assisting them in their various needs such as the following: 1.) preparation and drafting of contracts, minutes of the Board of Directors’ meetings, board resolutions and the attendant secretary’s certificates, company employment handbooks, employment contracts, and compensation package agreements; 2.) assistance in contract reviews; and 3.) the conduct of due diligence for business and property acquisition requirements.

Atty. Dela Cruz earned her Bachelor of Laws from the San Beda University and her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Research from the University of the Philippines Diliman. 

Ludovico K. Delloro, Jr.

Business Consultant and Tax Specialist/Undergraduate Bar Associate

The Business Consultant and Tax Specialist, Mr. Ludovico K. Delloro, Jr., MBA, CPA, CIA is an undergraduate bar associate in the firm. He is a Certified Public Accountant, Licensed Real Estate Broker and Certified Property Valuator (8th Placer) under the Professional Regulation Commission. He is also a Certified Internal Auditor, the only globally recognized internal auditor certification under the Institute of Internal Auditors.

Mr. Delloro served the IBM Corporation Philippines in various capacities for almost a decade where he was rated as one of IBM’s Top Talents. He was a Business Control Manager, Finance Asset Manager, Operations Manager and Global Subject Matter Expert in IBM before he left the company for law school and pursue his dream to become a lawyer.

Mr. Delloro obtained his Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the Joint Program of the Ateneo de Manila University Graduate School of Business and the Regis University of Colorado, USA where he was a consistent Dean’s Lister qualifying him to earn a Gold Medal for Academic Excellence, the highest distinction given to an MBA graduate. He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Nueva Caceres and his Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from the Ateneo de Naga University.


The Consultants

Carlo G. Martin

Environmental Regulation and Compliance Specialist

Environmental Regulation and Compliance Specialist, Engr. Carlo G. Martin, MBA is a Licensed Chemical Engineer under the Professional Regulation Commission. He has an extensive range of skills and experience across the environmental sector, from project planning and throughout project implementation by combining theoretical and practical experience that has been gained by hands-on identification, management and resolution of environmental, industrial, process and waste related issues.

Throughout his professional career, Engr. Martin has developed high level of skills in the areas of project design, options development, strategic thinking, innovative problem solving, project management and report preparation. He has broad experience in environmental management systems, auditing and environmental impact assessment of commercial and industrial operations, design and construction of waste water treatment plants.  Engr. Martin is also an educator having been an Adjunct Professor at the Mapua University lecturing on Environmental Science and Engineering related courses since the year 2000.

Engr. Martin is a sought-after resource person and motivational speaker focusing his discourses on his advocacies on entrepreneurship, self-mastery and personal development. He is also a published author with his book debut entitled, “E-Motion: The Ultimate Resource for Success and Lasting Fulfillment.”

Engr. Martin has earned his Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the Mapua Institute of Technology. He also holds the distinction of having obtained double masteral degrees. He has a Master in Business Administration from the Ateneo de Manila Graduate School of Business and a Master of Science in Environmental Engineering from the Mapua Institute of Technology.

Israel Brizuela

Data Privacy Specialist

Data Privacy Subject Matter Expert, Mr. Israel M. Brizuela is the Founder and CEO of ePrivacyNow. He is a Certified Data Protection Officer who is frequently invited as a resource speaker for Data Privacy, Cyber Crimes, and Business Continuity in various conferences and television shows having appeared in ABS-CBN, TV5, and Bloomberg, to name a few.

Mr. Brizuela has almost 30 years of experience in the Information Technology (IT) and Information System Industry ranging from security infrastructure, product development, quality process as well as IT audit and compliance. Prior to establishing ePrivacyNow, Mr. Brizuela was the Head of IT of Sunlife Financials for its Hong Kong and Indonesia Operations.

Mr. Brizuela attended the Master in Business Administration Program of the Murdoch University through its affiliate school, the North Western University. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree from the Central Colleges of the Philippines.


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