Jose Lorenzo C. Dave
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Jose’s (Jolo) practice areas include corporate services, litigation & arbitration, labor, mergers & acquisitions, and tax and customs.

Jolo’s work experience pre-dates his joining the firm in 2023. From 2017 to 2018, Jolo worked as a Tax Consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Philippines, Isla Lipana & Company wherein he handled engagements relating to Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) registrations and incentives, various tax assessments, and other tax-related matters.

While in law school, Jolo served as the 2021 Subject Chairperson for Taxation Law for the RGCT – San Beda University Bar Operations. He also served as the Associate Editor for the 57th and 58th Volumes of the San Beda Law Journal.


  • San Beda University, Juris Doctor (Class of 2022, ranked 5th in graduating class)
  • De La Salle University, Bachelor of Science in Accountancy (Class of 2017)
  • Certified Public Accountant since 2017.
  • Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2023.


Jolo has participated in several matters.  His experience has included:

  • Assisting in domestic arbitration cases.
  • Assisting in civil, criminal, labor and administrative cases before various Philippine courts and quasi-judicial bodies.
  • Assisting with contract drafting for various corporate and commercial transactions.
  • Conducting due diligence involving corporate acquisitions.
  • Assisting in general corporate housekeeping of various companies; and
  • Assisting on tax and labor advisory matters.


  • Member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines (2023 – Present)


  • When The Gavel Hits: A Jurisprudential Examination of Taxation Law for the Years 2019 – 2020, (57) San Beda L.J, (2021).