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Maria Tara A. MERCADO
Maria Tara A. MERCADO

Maria Tara MERCADO

  • Associate Office Partner
  • Manila*1
  • Sy & Partners

Tara has extensive experience advising domestic and foreign companies on a variety of matters, including structuring of foreign investments, corporate structuring, corporate governance, compliance and regulatory issues, employee relations, and taxation. Tara’s practice focuses on corporate transactions in various sectors, including telecommunications, mining, oil and gas, real estate, and gaming and entertainment. She has served as the lead client contact and has executed ground-breaking transactions in mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, equity and debt issuances, project financing, and public bidding.

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Columbia Law School (LL.M.)
Ateneo de Manila School of Law (J.D. with Second Honors)
Ateneo de Manila University (B.A.)

Professional Experience

Romulo Law Firm, Manila