Atty. Jose Florino Y. Farcon is a Senior Associate with five years of experience in corporate and commercial law. He specializes in infrastructure, transportation, public utilities, telecommunications and information communication technology law, construction and insurance law.
With his particular interest and expertise in the field, Jojo is currently part of the team advising the third major telecommunications company on its telecommunications law regulatory compliance, and Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) contracts. He also renders advice to investors and new companies on the requirements of network infrastructure in the Philippines. Jojo is also part of the main practice group that handles government procurement and public-private partnership (PPP) projects.
Jojo has extensive experience in advising clients with respect to the corporate law aspect of potential or actual intra-corporate disputes. He was an instrumental part of the team which organized a stockholder-led election to elect the board of directors of a major Philippine hospital, when the former management refused to call for the annual stockholders meeting. Jojo also had the opportunity to assist a subsidiary of a major telecommunications company in its procurement projects with the then Information and Communications Technology Office (now the Department of Information and Communications Technology).
After obtaining his Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from the Ateneo de Manila University in 2010, Jojo received his Juris Doctor degree from the same university in 2014. He was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2015 and joined the Firm in the same year.