Junior Associate


  • Ateneo de Manila University (A.B., 2014), Honorable Mention
  • Ateneo de Manila University School of Law (J.D., 2018)

Work Experience

  • Legal Intern, Public Attorney’s Office (2016)
  • Legal Intern, Chan Robles and Associates (2016)
  • Researcher, Philippine Convention on the Rights of the Child (2017)
  • Legal Volunteer, Human Rights Victims Claim Board (2014-2015)
  • paolo.banadera@emsavvil.com
  • +(632) 6315280 to 81 or +(632) 6386095 to 96


  • Dispute Resolution
  • Labor Law
  • Criminal Law

Juan Paolo P. Bañadera is a junior associate in the Litigation Department of Escudero Marasigan Vallente & E.H. Villareal.

He obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the Ateneo de Manila University School of Law in 2018, with a track on Litigation and Dispute Resolution. He was admitted to the Philippine Bar the following year. He also graduated with honors in A.B. Political Science at the Ateneo de Manila University.

While in Law School, he took on leadership roles in the Ateneo Society of International Law and the Criminal Law Department of the Ateneo Bar Operations. He also competed in Moot Court competitions such as Red Cross.

He is a member of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines, RSM Chapter.