Partner Anna Regina P. Batuhan obtained her Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of the Philippines in 1991, cum laude, 1st in the graduating class, and class valedictorian.
She obtained her Master of Laws from Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A., in 1995. At Harvard, her areas of concentration included corporations, corporate finance, and financing transactions. After Harvard, Ms. Batuhan resumed her practice at the law firm of Castillo Laman Tan Pantaleon & San Jose, where she had the opportunity to work on a number of loan, capital market, and project finance transactions. In 1997, Ms. Batuhan joined Ayala Corporation, where she served as internal counsel with the rank of Associate Director for Legal Services beginning 2003. Ms. Batuhan resigned her post in Ayala in August 2008 following the birth of her second child. In her twenty years of practice, Ms. Batuhan’s experience in corporate transactions, specifically in the field of corporate financing, has been both varied and extensive.