Jesse John M. Hermoso – Legal Assistant, Litigation & Corporate Department
Legal Assistant, Litigation & Corporate Department
JJ has a Juris Doctor Degree in Law from the Ateneo de Manila University School of Law, specializing in International Law and Development. He also has a Bachelor of Art’s Degree in Philosophy from the Sacred Heart Seminary where he graduated cum laude. Further, he graduated Class Valedictorian in high school.
JJ is a seasoned debater and served as an oralist and researcher in moot court competitions where his team won 1st runner-up and over-all Best Memorial in the Southeast Asian Regional Rounds of the Stetson Competition in 2017 and 2019, respectively. In 2020, his team won 3rd place over-all in the Asia Pacific Rounds of the John Jackson Moot Court Competition which enabled him to represent the Philippines in the Global Rounds. As if that were not enough, he also served as an Editor of the Ateneo International Law Review.
Armed with such outstanding talents, JJ helps the Firm’s clients by providing expert advice and scholarly research. He also adeptly drafts legal documents and court pleadings, subject to the supervision of the Firm’s lawyers.