Aris L. Gulapa

Philippine Office

Profile and Expertise

After accumulating a wealth of experience from his legal practice in Manila, Vietnam, Singapore, Tokyo and New York, Aris set up Gulapa Law. In Tokyo, Aris worked for Anderson Mori & Tomotsune (アンダーソン毛利友常法律事務所)for several years.

Practice Areas:
General Corporate, Infrastructure, Government Contracts, Innovation and Competition, Fashion, Media & Entertainment, ASEAN Trade


Matters Handled:
National Government Administrative Center Project
Clark International Airport Expansion PPP Project
Makati Skytrain Project
Tamugan Bulk Water Treatment Facility Project
South Integrated Transport System
The new Philippine ePassport


New York University School of Law, International Trade, 2011
(Vanderbilt Scholar;
NYU Journal of International Law & Politics)
Ateneo Law School, Juris Doctor, 2003
(Second Honors; Second Best Thesis;
Ateneo Law Journal; Jessup Moot)
Ateneo de Manila University,
Legal Management,
1999 (Honorable Mention)

Bar Qualifications

New York Bar, 2014
Vietnam, Foreign Practitioner’s License, 2006-2011
Philippine Bar, 2004


Tagalog, English