Ma. Elizabeth E. Peralta-Loriega

Senior Partner

Bar Qualifications

1995 (19th placer), Philippines

  • University of the Philippines (B.S. Business Administration, Accountancy, cum laude, 1989; LL. B., Salutatorian, 1995). Certified Public Accountant.
Professional Associations

Tax Management Association of the Philippines; Integrated Bar of the Philippines; Philippine Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

  • English and Filipino
Work Experience
  • Professor of Taxation, University of the Philippines, College of Law, 2004-Present
  • Senior Associate, SyCip Salazar Hernandez and Gatmailan, 2001-2004
  • Professor of Accountancy and Finance, University of the Philippines, College of Business Administration and Accountancy, 1989-2003
  • Lecturer, Development Center for Finance
  • Regular Panelist, UP Law Center's Suggested Answers to Philippine Bar Examinations-Taxation
Practice Areas
  • Taxation (Transactional Tax for complex business transactions, including mergers, strategic acquisitions, spin-offs, securities offerings, joint ventures, and financings, Tax Litigation involving both local and national taxes, Estate Planning, General Tax Advisory)
  • Mergers and Acquisitions (Mergers / Corporate Reorganizations, Joint Ventures, Tender Offers, Strategic Investments and Acquisitions, Strategic Alliances, Hostile Deal Making)
  • Banking and Finance (Acquisition Finance, Derivatives and Financial Products, Financial Services, Loans and Credit Facilities, Project Finance, Securitization and Structured Finance)
  • Energy (Oil and Gas, Renewable Energy, Power Generation, Distribution and Transmission, Regulatory Approvals)
  • Real Estate (Hotels, Resorts and Tourism, Real Estate Investment Trust)
  • Securities (Debt Capital Markets)
  • Infrastructure (Roads and Tollways, Engineering, Procurement and Construction, Commercial and Industrial Developments)
  • Corporate and Commercial (Commercial Law, International Trade, Compliance and Customs)
  • Privatization (Public Utility Regulation, Public Bidding / Negotiated Sale)
  • Intellectual Property (Anti-Piracy / Anti-Counterfeiting, Copyright, Patents, Trademarks)