Zambrano Gruba Caganda & Advincula



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Financial and corporate

A strategic alliance partner of WongPartnership, Zambrano Gruba Caganda & Advincula (ZGLaw) has a diversified law practice with a focus on restructuring, banking and finance, M&A and capital markets.

In banking, the firm worked mainly on financing deals typically on the side of the lenders. A representative deal saw the firm advising the Philippine Bank of Communications on a loan for the operation of a hotel chain in Manila, Cebu and Davao.

In M&A, the firm was active in sectors including food and beverage and hospitality. An interesting deal saw the firm acting for AccorHotels Group in the acquisition of a majority stake in Fairmont Raffles Hotels International.                        

In the projects space the firm advised AB Leisure Global on a loan financing the acquisition of land in the Visayas Region.   

Key clients include the Philippine Bank of Communications, BDO Unibank and AB Leisure Global.