Jihan Carla T. Mercado, Esq.

Senior Associate, ACALaw; Junior Associate, ACALaw.

Jihan Carla T. Mercado, Esq. specializes in both corporate and civil law practice. She is well-versed with, and has facilitated the successful negotiations, including the procurement of numerous business dealings and transactions for several multinational companies. As a civil law practitioner, she is also exposed to the intricate and day-to-day dynamics among people from different walks of life. On the one hand, she has facilitated the incorporation, contract drafting, negotiations and review, claims settlement, and provided general corporate counseling and secondment services for corporations engaged in wholesale distributorship, real estate, and information technology, among others. On the other more human side of her practice, she has also handled the litigation of criminal, labor, administrative, and civil cases for individual clients. She is the firm’s resident family law lawyer, successfully handling cases ranging from the declaration of nullity of marriage to cases of guardianship and support, among others. Indeed, her experience and training in these diverse fields has made her a well-rounded senior associate of the firm.

Academic Background

Bachelor of Laws (2006), University of Santo Tomas, Faculty of Civil Law; Bachelor of Arts, Major in Mass Communications (2002), Cum Laude, Angeles University, Angeles City; High School (1998), St. Scholastica’s Academy, San Fernando, Pampanga.
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