Neekee earned his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of the Philippines in 1999 where he also completed a course in Public Administration.
He was admitted into the Philippine Bar the following year and started his practice in the litigation department of Carpio Villaraza & Cruz Law Offices, where he was promoted to Senior Associate after three years. Immediately prior to joining LGTON LAW, he was a name partner in Lim Leynes Lozada-Marquez since 2007.
Neekee is passionate about nurturing the future of the legal profession. From 2005-2006, he was the Chairman of the Committee on Legal Education of the Integrated Bar’s Makati City Chapter.
Teaching also allows Neekee to stay up to date with the developments and modern trends in law. He was previously a faculty member at the Far Eastern University Institute of Law. And since 2010, he has been a Professional Lecturer at De La Salle University College of Law, where he also served as its Director for External Affairs and represented the University in its national and global extra-curricular activities.