Christopher P. Capul


Christopher P. Capul joined Siguion Reyna Montecillo & Ongsiako in November 2011. As one of the Firm’s Senior Associates, he handles litigation and labor cases.

Mr. Capul is involved in labor law matters for clients in a wide array of industries, including business outsourcing, construction, and marketing services. For his criminal law practice, he handles various cases for violations of the Revised Penal Code, as well as special penal laws. He has significant work in civil litigation and special proceedings, with particular focus on estate settlement. A significant area, too, of Mr. Capul’s practice is environmental law – having handled cases for clients in the mining industry.

He obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the University of the Philippines College of Law in 2010, and was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2011. Prior to this, he received his degree in Business Management (major in Applied Corporate Management) from De La Salle University – Manila, and graduated Honorable Mention and Gold Medalist for Outstanding Undergraduate Thesis in 2004.

Before joining the firm, he was an Associate at Ortega Del Castillo Bacorro Odulio Calma & Carbonell.

Mr. Capul is also a licensed Customs Broker. He placed 5th in the 2004 Customs Broker Licensure Examination among more than 1,400 examinees, and is a faculty member at the Lyceum of the Philippines University – Manila, where he handles tariff and customs administration subjects – among others, administrative and judicial proceedings under the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act or the CMTA.

Mr. Capul is a member of the Chamber of Customs Brokers, Inc. (the accredited professional organization of customs brokers in the Philippines) and the Integrated Bar of the Philippines.

Leave a Reply

Back to Top