Criela D.F. Fragante is a Senior Associate whose practice focuses on corporate and litigation matters across various fields of legal practice, including litigation, intellectual property, and general corporate law.
Criela appears before trial courts for civil and criminal cases, and has appeared before the Sandiganayan defending clients accused of graft and corrupt practices. She also drafts and reviews legal documents and handles cases. She also provides advice on regulations and transactions to corporate clients. Criela also handles intellectual property applications and cases for the firm ranging from trademarks to patent drafting and prosecution.
Prior to joining the firm, Criela received her bachelor’s degree, major in Humanities with a minor in Political Economics, from the University of Asia & the Pacific in 2010. She thereafter obtained her law degree from San Beda University – Mendiola in 2014. She was admitted to the Philippine bar in 2015 and joined the Firm in the same year.
Criela’s email address is [email protected]