YAP, Kirsten Jeanette

Status: 
Part Time
Biography: 

Kirsten Yap is a partner of a small law firm with expertise in corporate/commercial law.  For the past years, she has coached and continues to coach students from the Ateneo Law School competing in international moot court competitions.   
 
She obtained her Juris Doctor and Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) degrees from the Ateneo de Manila University Law School (2004) and School of Social Sciences (2000), respectively, and passed the Philippine Bar examinations in 2005.

Areas of Specialization: 
  • Commercial Law
Professional Association & Recognition: 
  • Integrated Bar of the Philippines (since 2005)
Courses Taught: 
  • Special Issues in International Law
Education: 
Juris Doctor, Ateneo de Manila University School of Law (2004); Bachelor of Arts, Major in Political Science and Minor in Japanese Studies, Ateneo de Manila University (2000).