Ron manages D&E Law. and his vision is to bring lawyering back to being an interpersonal conversation but fusing it with modern tools and design thinking, for more meaningful results.
The approach has netted Ron and his team recognition: Top 100 Lawyers of the Philippines, Criminal, Civil and Commercial Litigator of the Year, Litigation Law Firm of the Year, and recipient of Law Firm Awards, among ohers. His cases include the highly charged Vizconde murder trials, the landmark Maysilo estate case and the alleged ampering of 2016 elections.He has helped develop power projects in Mindanao, advised on the water for agriculture projects of the ADB, PPP for schools and missionary electrification.
Ron graduated fom the University of the Philippines College of Law, was class president and editor of the Philippine Law Journal. He now teaches Environmental law and Natural Resources, Credit, Property and Remedial law.
He is a Trustee of the Energy Lawyers Assocation of the Philippines and one of its founders.