Krisyl M. Cancino

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Krisyl M. Cancino


Practice Areas


  • Intra-Corporate Disputes
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Debt and Asset Recovery
  • Family Law
  • Torts and Damages
  • Testate and Intestate Proceedings
  • Adoption, Guardianship, and other special proceedings
  • Expropriation
  • Professional Liability and Malpractice
  • Criminal Prosecution and Defense
  • Local Government, Election, and Administrative Litigation

Corporate and Special Projects

  • Corporate Services, Housekeeping, and Directorship


  • Employment and Related Contracts
  • Labor Disputes
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Strikes, Lockouts, and Other Union Disputes
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Human Resource Advisory

Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • International Commercial Arbitration
  • Construction Industry Arbitration
  • Mediation and other Alternative Modes of Dispute Resolution

Tax and Estate Planning

  • Tax Advocacy and Litigation

Immigration and Naturalization

  • Judicial and Administrative Naturalization
  • Alien Employment and Special Work Permit
  • Hold Departure Order, Blacklist, and Immigration Lookout Bulletin
  • Deportation
  • Extradition

Risk Crisis and Management

  • Emergency and Response Services
  • Legal Risk Assessment and Advisory

Legal Education, Legislative Advocacy, and Policy Reform

  • Trainings and Seminars

Professional Background

  • Professor, University of Santos Tomas Faculty of Civil Law
  • Former Senior Associate, DivinaLaw
  • Former Junior Associate, S. De Santos Law Offices
  • Former Junior Associate, Esguerra & Blanco Law Offices
  • Former Senior Associate, International Tax Services, SGV & Co.
  • Former Legal Intern, Office of the Solicitor General

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Laws, San Beda College of Law - Mendiola
  • Bachelor of Arts in Sociology (Cum Laude), University of the Philippines - Diliman

Published Works

  • Compendious Bar Reviewer on Remedial Law (2023 Edition, 2024 Edition; CentralBooks)