Aris L Gulapa
is the managing owner of Gulapa Law, practising in general corporate; infrastructure; government contracts; innovation and competition; fashion, media and entertainment; Association of Southeast Asian Nations trade; IT and IP; banking and Fintech. Before setting up the firm, he was a partner at a Makati-based law firm from 2011-15. Aris graduated with a Juris Doctor degree from Ateneo Law School in 2003 (with honours) and obtained his Master of Laws in Trade Regulation (Vanderbilt Scholar) from New York University in 2011. In addition to his admission to the Philippine Bar in 2004, Aris was also registered as a foreign attorney in Vietnam from 2006 to 2011 and admitted to the New York Bar in 2014.