The Leagogo Law Office is a dynamic group of lawyers based in the Bonifacio Global City with experience in tax and customs, corporate and litigation practice. Our practice in tax and customs includes handling of audit investigations, tax and customs cases before the Court of Tax Appeals and the Supreme Court, rendering of legal opinions, applications for tax ruling, and local business tax and Value Added Tax (VAT) refunds.
Our corporate and commercial practice includes negotiations, review, and drafting of contracts and agreements; due diligence; establishment, organization and registration of business entities; performing corporate secretary functions such as facilitating the transfer of shares, preparing documents and compliance relative to corporate acts like Annual and Special Meetings of the stockholders and Board of Directors; and compliance with regulatory requirements of government agencies such as the Securities and Exchange Commission, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Bureau of Internal Revenue, Bureau of Customs, and the Intellectual Property Office. We also provide services for special projects such as mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures.
Our litigation practice includes representing clients in all stages of civil and criminal proceedings before the trial courts, the Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court; administrative and quasi-judicial proceedings before the Department of Justice, Department of Labor, National Labor Relations Commission, Bureau of Internal Revenue, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas and other similar bodies; and in arbitration proceedings before the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission.
Our law office is led by Atty. Jose Lis C. Leagogo, a seasoned lawyer and tax practitioner. He is a graduate of the
University of the Philippines College of Law, Class of 1974 and became a member of the Integrated Bar of the
Philippines in 1975. He was previously a Senior Partner and head of the tax department of the Siguion Reyna
Montecillo & Ongsiako Law Offices. He was formerly also a name partner of the
Roxas de los Reyes Laurel & Rosario Law Offices.
Atty. Leagogo is joined in his practice by Attys. Mcdonald G. Abalos, Benjamin B. Fernando, Jr., and Pola Lia Celina L. Lamarca who all contribute their experience and competence in the fields of arbitration, taxation, banking, real property, civil, criminal, labor, and corporate law.
San Sebastian College - Recoletos Manila, College of Law Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines, since 2009
University of the Philippines – College of Law Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines, since 2017
University of the Philippines – College of Law Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines, since 1998
Address: 4/F Unit 4 C&D, Commerce and Industry Plaza Building,
McKinley Town Center, Park Avenue, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City
Telephone No: 8-683-6295