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May-ann graduated with a double degree in Business Administration and Accountancy from the University of the Philippines in 1997. She obtained her license as a Certified Public Accountant immediately after.  In 2002, she finished her legal education at the UP College of Law and became a member of the Philippine Bar the following year. May-ann […]


Juno graduated cum laude in 2002 with a degree in Public Administration from the University of the Philippines National College of Public Administration and Governance. She earned her LL.B. from the UP College of Law in 2006. After admission to the Philippine Bar in 2007, Juno joined Lim & Leynes. Rising through the ranks, she […]


Ava earned her Juris Doctor degree from the Ateneo de Manila School of Law in 2010 and was admitted to the Philippine Bar the following year. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from the University of the Philippines College of Social Sciences and Philosophy in 2006.

Prior to joining LGTON LAW, Ava was a partner in Lim Leynes Lozada-Marquez where she started her legal career as an associate in 2011.

Ava serves as transactional counsel for clients in automotive sales, goods distribution, and mass media. She also handles corporate concerns, litigation, and special projects of clients in the telecommunications industries, including applications for congressional franchise. She is a litigation counsel appearing before administrative and judicial tribunals and she received training as a commercial arbitrator with the Philippine Dispute Resolution Center.