GIOVANNI F. VALLENTE

Senior Partner

Education

  • Ateneo de Manila University (B.A., 1986)
  • Ateneo de Manila University, School of Law (J.D., 1991)
  • University of Warwick, Coventry, England (LL. M. 1995)

Work Experience

  • Lecturer in Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law, International Network for Peace (1992-1993)
  • Assistant Litigation Director, Ateneo Human Rights Center (1991-1993)
  • Associate, Angara Abello Concepcion Regala and Cruz Law Offices (ACCRALAW) (1993-1996)
  • Senior Associate, Angara Abello Concepcion Regala and Cruz Law Offices (ACCRALAW) (1996-1998)
  • Co-Director, Ateneo Law School Legal Services Center (2004-2012)
  • Faculty Member, Ateneo de Manila University College of Law (1999-present)
  • Associate Dean for Student Affairs, Ateneo de Manila University College of Law (2012 to present)
  • gvallente@emsavvil.com
  • +(632) 6315280 to 81 or +(632) 6386095 to 96
 

Practices

  • Litigation
  • Labor and Dispute Resolution

Giovanni F. Vallente is a Senior Partner of the Litigation, Labor and Arbitration department. His practice focuses on litigation, arbitration, labor and dispute resolution.

Mr. Vallente has been extensively involved in criminal, civil, commercial and labor litigation. Mr. Vallente is currently the Associate Dean for Student Affairs of the Ateneo Law School. He has also been a faculty member of the Ateneo Law School since 1999. Currently, Mr. Vallente teaches Criminal Law and Criminal Procedure. He taught Clinical Legal Education from 1999- 2004. He received his bachelor’s degree from Ateneo de Manila University in 1986 and Juris Doctor degree from the same school in 1991. He also received his Master of Laws from the University of Warwick Coventry in 1995, and was a recipient of a Chevening Scholarship.