Senior Associate

Adrian B. Mayuga, is a Senior Associate and a member of the Tax, Corporate, Litigation, and Labor Departments of the Firm.

Adrian’s practice includes the handling and management of tax audit investigations, tax planning and restructuring, import and export trade facilitation and advising on key tax or customs issues. He assists clients in special projects such as investing and setting up businesses in the Philippines, availing of various fiscal and non-fiscal incentives, and ensuring that companies across different industries are compliant with applicable regulatory and reportorial requirements. He is a point person for data privacy compliance. He represents clients in administrative, civil, labor and intra-corporate disputes. Prior to joining the Firm, Adrian was a Senior Associate at Sycip Gorres Velayo & Co., a Philippine member firm of Ernst & Young Global Limited.

Adrian is a lecturer in Corporate and Business Law and has spoken on Data Privacy and Customs and International Trade laws.

A member of Philippine Bar since 2012, Adrian received his Bachelor of Laws from San Beda College in Manila. He also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Legal Management from San Beda College in Manila where he graduated with academic distinction.

Adrian’s recent accomplishments include the following:

  • Closed a number of BIR Audit Investigations for clients from various industries (Manufacturing, Business/Knowledge Process Outsourcing, Logistics, and Mining);
  • Provided end-to-end assistance on investing and setting-up businesses in the Philippines as representative office, subsidiary, branch, or regional operating headquarters;
  • Assisted clients in qualifying for fiscal and non-fiscal incentives with the Philippine Economic Zone Authority, Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority, Clark Development Corporation, and other economic zones and freeports;
  • Advised clients on key projects, including corporate and labor restructuring and cross-border transactions.