Firm Profile

Established in 1993, and drawing upon the senior partners’ decades-long experience in major law firm practice, the TAN ACUT LOPEZ & PISÓN Law Offices (formerly named Escueta Tan Acut & Madrid Law Offices) quickly developed into a full-service law firm with a wide client base.

Messrs. Edmundo L. Tan and Sabino E. Acut, Jr. were former partners of Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz Law Offices (ACCRA) who later co-founded with others the Ponce Enrile Cayetano Reyes & Manalastas Law Offices (PECABAR).


Fidelity and dedication to clients’ causes, quality and efficient service, and high standards of professionalism are the Law Firm’s commitment to clients.


In July 1993, a handful of lawyers coming from big law offices decided to put up their own practice. The first few months were spent in a small condominium unit lent by a client and where a single table was shared. The firm eventually transferred to the Tektite Towers where it continues to hold office. It would still be a few more months of sitting on plastic chairs and borrowed tables in a temporary warehouse-type of unfurnished unit at…


Representative Clients

Among the Law Firm’s clients are commercial banks, insurance companies, securities brokerage firms, telecommunications companies, mining corporations, pharmaceutical firms, property and real estate developers, construction companies, leisure and gaming corporations, mall owners and operators, educational institutions, agricultural corporations, food, beverage, manufacturing and industrial companies.

  • 2GO Group, Inc.
  • AGS Four Winds International Movers, Inc.
  • APC Group, Inc.
  • Atalian Global Services Philippines, Inc.
  • Atalian Holdings Philippines, Inc.
  • BDO Life Assurance Company, Inc.
  • BDO Unibank, Inc.
  • Belle Corporation
  • Carmen Copper Corporation
  • China Bank Savings, Inc.
  • Coral Bay Nickel Corporation
  • C & E Construction Corporation
  • Del Monte Land Transport Bus Company, Inc.
  • DN Steel Marketing, Inc.
  • Ecolab, Inc.
  • Edmark Philippines, Inc.
  • Enchanted Kingdom, Inc.
  • Five9 Philippines, Inc.
  • Goldilocks Bakeshop, Inc.
  • Goldstar Securities, Inc.
  • Goodyear Steel Pipe Corporation
  • Hacienda Macalauan, Inc.
  • Harbest Foundation Inc.
  • Highlands Prime, Inc.
  • ING Business Shared Services B.V.
  • LJC Group, Inc.
  • The Landmark Corporation
  • Manila Southcoast Development Corp.
  • Mead Johnson Nutrition (Philippines), Inc.
  • National Reinsurance Corporation of the Philippines
  • National Steel Corporation
  • Nickel Asia Corporation
  • OCLP Holdings, Inc.
  • Pacific Online Systems Corporation
  • Pamalican Resort, Inc.
  • PDB Properties, Inc.
  • Philippine Bank of Communications
  • Philippine Dermatological Society, Inc.
  • Philippine Global Communications, Inc.
  • Philippine Geothermal Production Company, Inc.
  • Philippine Integrated Meat Corporation
  • Philippine Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Philippine TOEI Chemical Corporation
  • Premium Leisure & Amusement, Inc.
  • Reyes Tacandong & Co.
  • Rio Tuba Nickel Mining Corporation
  • Sagittarius Mines, Inc.
  • San Miguel Corporation
  • Society of Intravenous Anesthesia of the Philippines (SIVA-PHIL)
  • Stradcom Corporation
  • Sterling Paper Products, Inc.
  • SM Investments Corporation
  • SM Prime Holdings, Inc.
  • Sumitomo Metal Mining Philippine Holdings Corporation
  • Sumulong Holdings Incorporated
  • Sutherland Global Services Philippines, Inc.
  • Sunwalk, Inc.
  • Taganito HPAL Nickel Corporation
  • The Fred Hollows Foundation
  • UNY Pacific Manufacturing Corporation
  • VF Asia Limited
  • Vantage Equities, Inc.
  • Watsons Personal Care Stores (Philippines), Inc.
  • Wealth Securities, Inc.