Fe has more than 20 years of combined legal practice in British Columbia, Washington, D.C. and San Francisco, USA, and in the Philippines. Her broad and growing practice in British Columbia includes civil litigation, employment law, and wills and estates.
Fe closely works with her clients to determine the most pragmatic, strategic, efficient, and cost-effective solutions to any legal matter. She strives to provide exceptional service by setting reasonable objectives, ensuring open and pro-active communication, prompt response to clients' questions or concerns, and regular appraisal of clients on their file.
With broad international training and practice, Fe readily takes on any case, irrespective of its complexity. Her substantial legal experience helps her effectively to represent her clients with determination, enthusiasm, compassion, and a careful understanding of her client's perspectives and goals. Fe has successfully appeared before the BC Supreme Court and Provincial Court and attended mediations.
As a lawyer in the USA and the Philippines, Fe worked on a variety of cases arising from violations of the Lanham Act, the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, Tariff Act, the Anti-Trust laws, SEC violations such as conspiracy and insider trading, and Department of Justice investigations. Other cases included mortgage-backed securities, intellectual property violations, criminal cases, torts, damages, breaches of contracts, retrenchments, wrongful dismissals, and several workplace investigations.
In addition to her practice in British Columbia, Fe remains an active member of the US District of Columbia Bar and the Integrated Bar of the Philippines.
Fe is fluent in English and Tagalog.
Law Society of British Columbia
District of Columbia Bar
Integrated Bar of the Philippines
Canadian Bar Association
American Bar Association
LL.M. - The George Washington University Washington, D.C., USA
LL.B. - University of the City of Manila Manila, Philippines
Dean’s List and Most Outstanding Graduate Debating Champion - Philippines & ASEAN Law School Debating Competitions
NCA – University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada