Puyat Jacinto & Santos



Practice area

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Financial and corporate

Puyat Jacinto & Santos is strongest in project development, M&A and banking.

The firm has been particularly active in the projects space and has advised on deals in the energy sector. Highlight deals include, acting for Atimonan One Energy in negotiating a loan for the development of a coal-fired power plant; and advising Aboitiz Power Corporation in the operation of its power plants.

In M&A, one deal example saw the firm acting as Philippine transaction counsel for Global Business Power Corporation in the acquisition of Alson Thermal Energy.

In the past year the firm hired Miguel Antonio Mendoza for its banking and finance and capital markets practice from ACCRA Law, while Francis Alvin Asilo retired from the same practice

Key clients include Aboitiz Power Corporation, Atimonan One Energy, Global Business Power Corporation and Universal Robina Corp