About Hiyasmin H. Lapitan

Hiyasmin H. Lapitan is a partner at SyCipLaw, and her practice covers insurance, tax, mergers and acquisitions, energy and construction. She specialises in insurance law and has broad experience in investments in, and regulation of, this sector. She has worked on the divestment of shares in a non-life insurer, the acquisition of control over a life insurer and the licensing of an insurance broker. She has worked on the establishment and licensing of insurers and insurance agencies. Ms Lapitan acts as the Philippine Insurance Commission-licensed resident agent of a number of non-resident foreign reinsurers and offshore reinsurance brokers.