Jay-R C. Ipac

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Jay-R C. Ipac


Practice Areas


  • Intra-Corporate Disputes
  • Corporate Rehabilitation and Liquidation
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Torts and Damages
  • Testate and Intestate Proceedings
  • Expropriation
  • Criminal Prosecution and Defense
  • Local Government, Election, and Administrative Litigation

Corporate and Special Projects

  • Anti-Money Laundering Compliance
  • Competition Law and Anti-Trust
  • Corporate Governance, Regulatory Practice and Compliance
  • Foreign Investments
  • IPO, Securities, and Capital Markets
  • Public-Private Partnership and Joint Ventures
  • Mining
  • Public Bidding Procurement


  • Employment and Related Contracts

Arbitration, and Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • International Commercial Arbitration
  • Mediation and Other Alternative Modes of Dispute Resolution

Intellectual Property

  • Patent and Trademark Registration
  • Copyright
  • Infringement, and Enforcement
  • Licensing and Franchising

E-Commerce and Technology

  • Blockchain and Other Distributed Ledgers
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Cybercrime
  • Data Privacy
  • Financial Technology

Legal Education, Legislative Advocacy and Policy Reform

  • Trainings and Seminars
  • Bills, Policies, and Position Papers

Professional Background

  • Professor, University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Civil Law and San Sebastian College-Recoletos College of Law
  • Former Court Attorney VI, Office of Supreme Court Associate Justice Arturo D. Brion
  • Former Director II, Senate Electoral Tribunal
  • Former Court Attorney IV, Supreme Court Associate Justice Arturo D. Brion
  • Former Legislative Attorney, House of Representatives Electoral Tribunal
  • Former Legal Researcher, Office of Supreme Court Associate Justice Jose Catral Mendoza
  • Former Instructor in Legal Management, Colegio de San Juan de Letran

Educational Background

  • Chevening Scholar, 2021-2022
  • Master of Laws Candidate, Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law, University of East Anglia, United Kingdom
  • Bachelor of Laws (Salutatorian), University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Civil Law
  • Bachelor of Science in Legal Management, University of Santo Tomas


  • International Technology Law Association
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals


  • Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM), International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • FinTech Certification, Harvard X, Harvard University