Sonya Margarita Benemerito-Castillo

Email Address: smbcastillo@kapunanlaw.com
Direct Line: (632) 403-9295

Ms. Castillo has broad experience in the fields of Civil and Family law cases, Immigration practice, Labor Relations, Intellectual Property Law, Land Registration Cases, as well as Criminal Law.

Ms. Castillo started her career in law with Dela Rosa Tejero & Nograles Law Offices where she was a Senior Associate until June 2000. She later joined Roco Buñag Kapunan & Migallos Law Offices in August 2000 until she was promoted as Junior Partner in February 2005 up to July 2006. Ms. Castillo joined Ms. Kapunan in August 2006 and formed Kapunan Lotilla Flores Garcia & Castillo Law Offices.

She is currently the Managing Partner of the Firm. She is also a member of the Intellectual Property Association of the Philippines (IPAP) and Business Professional Women (BPW) as well as heads the Firm’s Litigation and Intellectual Property Division.

Ms. Castillo sits in the Boards of major corporate clients as Corporate Secretary.

Ms. Castillo graduated from the San Beda College of Law in 1994 and passed the Bar in 1995. She is a member of the Sororitas Reginae Juris (SRJ).