Marcella Maria L. Karaan
Marcella Maria L. Karaan is an associate at SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) and is currently rotating through the firm's various practice groups.
She has done research work on the regulatory framework of various industries, such as construction, aviation, banking, and renewable energy. She also handles general corporate housekeeping services and assists in advising corporations on how to set up their business and other legal matters.
She has participated in various legal due diligence and has assisted in advising corporations on corporate acquisitions, restructuring, and other commercial transactions. She has been involved in financing projects and has assisted in the issuance of bonds.
Admission to the Bar
University of the Philippines (J.D., Dean's Medal for Academic Excellence)
University of Asia and the Pacific (M.S. Industrial Economics; A.B. Economics, cum laude)
Author, "An Empirical Study of Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) Cases," Philippine Law Journal 94, no. 2 (May 2021): 401-434