Oscar Carlo F. Cajucom

caloy.cajucom@gulapalaw.com

(+63)286587835 to 36

Caloy is a partner of the firm and head of its litigation and dispute resolution department. He is a part-time lecturer at the Ateneo de Manila University School of Law, the University of Makati, and the Far Eastern University Institute of Law. He is also the Corporate Secretary of the Ayala Alabang Village Association, Inc. and a member of the Philippine Dispute Resolution Center, Inc. (PDRCI)

Oscar Carlo F. Cajucom

MNL | CEB

Admission

> Philippine Bar, 2013

Education

> American Bar Association Criminal Justice Advocacy Mock Trial Competition (2012, Chicago, IL)

> Ateneo de Manila University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2012 (Second Honors; Ateneo Law Journal (2009-2012)

Notable Matters Handled

> Represented the Philippine SEA Games Organizational Committee, Inc. in successfully repelling an injunction sought to enjoin the bidding, award, execution, and implementation of the information systems used for the 2019 Southeast Asian Games.

> Obtained an interim measure of protection in aid of arbitration and a favorable arbitral award in the amount of more than PhP 800 Million for a contractor and against the government involving a nationwide infrastructure project.

> Obtained an arbitral award in favor of a shipowner against the shipbuilder involving the construction of a Ro-Ro vessel worth almost PhP 150 Million.

> Representing the rehabilitation receiver of a distressed corporation against insurers in an arbitration involving a multi-Billion peso insurance claim for damage and loss to property caused by a major typhoon.

> Secured an acquittal for an entertainment writer in a libel suit filed by a world champion and renowned celebrity boxer.

> Secured an acquittal for an aircraft mechanic in a falsification case involving the test flight report for a airlplane that fatally crashed while transporting a high government official in 2012.

Gains and Recognitions

> Recommended Lawyer in Dispute Resolution, The Legal500 (2022)

> Finalist, Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year, Philippine Law Awards 2020 (Asian Legal Business)