RAMOS-PILARES, Richie Avigale

Status: 
Part Time
Biography: 

Richie Avigale Ramos-Pilares obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree, major in Philosophy and minor in Education, magna cum laude, from the University of the Philippines-Diliman in 2001. She started on her M.A. in Philosophy from the same university in 2002 before deciding to take up law. She proceeded to the Ateneo Law School where she completed her Juris Doctor in 2006, ranking 10th in her class. After passing the 2006 Bar Examinations, she worked as a junior associate of Angara, Concepcion, Cruz, Regala, Abello Law Offices (ACCRA Law) until 2008. She transferred to Puno and Puno Law Offices in 2008, and apart from a short stint as Legal Manager in SM Prime Holdings, Inc. in 2010, stayed in Puno and Puno until 2015.
 
Richie is currently Vice President and Senior Legal Counsel of Hong Kong Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC).
 
Areas of Specialization: 
  • Litigation
  • Commercial Law

Professional Association & Recognition: 
  • Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines (since 2007)

Courses Taught: 
  • Legal Forms
  • Persons and Family Relations

Education: 
Juris Doctor, Ateneo de Manila University School of Law, 2006; Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy (minor in Education), University of the Philippines-Diliman, 2001