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Joemyl J. Baloro

Quisumbing Torres


Joemyl Baloro is an associate in Quisumbing Torres' Corporate & Commercial/M&A Practice Group. He is a member of the Firm’s Energy, Mining & Infrastructure as well as Healthcare & Life Sciences Industry Groups. Prior to joining the Firm, he was an Attorney in the Merger Review Division of the Philippine Competition Commission and a Legal Counsel for Corporate & Compliance of a multinational beverage company.

Practice Focus

Joemyl's practice focuses on general corporate and commercial law, including doing business concerns and corporate counselling and governance. He is also experienced on antitrust and competition law, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate organization and re-organizations. He reviewed notified transactions and performed competitive analysis of mergers and acquisitions including those involving the retail and consumer goods, logistics, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, mining, financial and capital markets, electronics, e-commerce, and energy industries. He participated in local and foreign trainings on competition law, with particular focus in power and digital economies.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Integrated Bar of the Philippines
  • International Bar Association


  • Philippines (2013)


  • Ateneo de Manila University (JD, Second Honors) (2012)
  • University of the Philippines (BA Major in Sociology) (2007)


  • English
  • Filipino
  • Co-author, "Department of Trade and Industry issues Circular on the Movement of Equipment and Personnel of BPO Companies and Export Enterprises during Extended ECQ Period"", Quisumbing Torres Client Alert, April 2020