Charito F. Fariñas-Rodriguez, LL.M.

Charito holds an AB International Studies degree from Miriam College and received her law degree from Arellano Law Foundation, Manila.

After passing the bar, she worked as apprentice lawyer in a prestigious law firm in Makati City, Philippines and later on established C F Rodriguez Law Office in January 2008.

She took her Masters of Laws at the Northwestern University School of Law in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. and graduated in 2013.

Charito is a leading lawyer in the field of energy (oil and gas, coal, renewable energy and power generation) and have assisted various entities and corporations in the areas of legal compliance, regulation and contracts negotiation, and structuring private public partnership projects.

She envisioned an international law firm that shall comprise of a team of lawyers and legal practitioners who will unequivocally protect their clients’ interest and work towards building enduring relationships based on trust and dedication to fulfil commitments.

In all aspects of her life, Charito recognizes that only what you do for Christ will last.


Professional Memberships & Affiliations

  • Alumna, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Chicago, IL. U.S.A.
  • Alumna, Instituto de Empresa (IE) Business School, Madrid, Spain
  • Lifetime member, Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP), Manila, Philippines
  • Alumna, Arellano University School of Law, Manila, Philippines
  • Member, ASEAN Intellectual Property Association (ASEAN IPA)
  • Member, Israel Chamber of Commerce, Makati City, Philippines



Lawrence is a graduate of San Beda College of Law, Manila and has been in the practice of law for the past 25 years focusing on civil and criminal litigation. He is experienced in all areas of intellectual property, taxation, inheritance and succession planning, and insurance cases.

Lawrence’s excellent reputation as a well-rounded legal practitioner resulted in his being appointed as external counsel for various local and multinational corporations.



Immigration Specialist/Liaison Officer


Ronald M Pirang

Administration Officer


Makati City Address

Suite 903 9th Floor Cityland
Pasong Tamo Tower
2210 Don Chino Roces Avenue,
Makati City 1231

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Telephone No.: (632) 822-1990
Fax No.: (632) 560-9792
Mobile No.: (63) 0977-8578000

Taguig City Address

Compd. 17
Phivedec Industrial Estate,
Veterans Center, Taguig City

Telephone No.: (632) 579-4041
Fax No.: (632) 560-9792

USA & Canada

For U.S. and Canada clients,
call +201-2993977

For Canada clients,
contact: Edward Paulo F. Fariñas
Kings Workforce and Business Solutions Ltd.
Calgary, Canada
Telephone No.: (306) 482-2247

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