VALLENTE, Giovanni F.

Full Time
Contact No.: 
+63 (02) 631-5280 to 81
+63 (02) 638-6095 to 96
Fax No.: +63 (02) 638-6097

Appointed in 2012, Vannie Vallente is Ateneo Law School’s Associate Dean for Student Affairs. Prior to this appointment, he was Co-Director of the Ateneo Law School Legal Services Center from 2004 to 2012, and also previously served as Assistant Litigation Director of the Ateneo Human Rights Center from 1991 to 1993.
Vannie joined Angara Abello Concepcion Regala and Cruz Law Offices (ACCRA Law) in 1993 as an associate and left in 1998 to become partner at the law offices of Escudero Marasigan Vallente & E. H. Villareal.
Vannie obtained his AB Economics degree from the Ateneo de Manila University in 1986 and his Juris Doctor degree from the same university in 1991. He later completed his Master of Laws at the University of Warwick in 1995.
He has been teaching at Ateneo Law since 1999, handling Clinical Legal Education, Criminal Law, and Criminal Procedure. 
Areas of Specialization: 
  • Immigration
  • Intellectual Property
  • Criminal Law
Professional Association & Recognition: 
  • Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines (since 1992)
Courses Taught: 
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Clinical Legal Education
Master of Laws, University of Warwick, 1995; Juris Doctor, Ateneo de Manila University School of Law, 1991; Bachelor of Arts in Economics, Ateneo de Manila University College of Arts and Sciences, 1986