Junior Associate


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

Work Experience

  • Legal Volunteer, Human Rights Victims Claims Board (2014-2015)
  • Legal Intern, Public Attorney’s Office (2016)
  • Legal Intern, Chan Robles and Associates (2016)
  • Researcher, Philippine Convention on the Rights of the Child (2017)
  • paolo.banadera@emsavvil.com
  • +(632) 86315280 to 81 or +(632) 86386095 to 96


  • Dispute Resolution
  • Labor Law
  • Civil and 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 in Litigation and Dispute Resolution. He was admitted to the Philippine Bar the following year. He also graduated A.B. Political Science with honors from the Ateneo de Manila University in 2014.

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 International Humanitarian Law Moot Court Competition.

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