Metro Manila lawyers: litigation and appeals. Admitted to the Bar in 1985. 1984 Bar Exams 3rd placer. Former law professors, FEU Inst. of Law, Manila, 1985-2006. Bar leaders in Southern Metro Manila district. Scholars - AB Journ., BSC (CPA), LL.B. LL.M., MA, MS, MBA, DBA, PHD. Founding partners - Manuel Laserna Jr. and Myrna Cueva-Mercader.