ASUQUE, Gilberto G. B., Deputy Chief of Mission and Permanent Representative of the Philippines to the International Maritime Organization and Related Inter-governmental Organizations, Philippine Embassy in London, 6-8 Suffolk Street, London SW1Y 4HG, United Kingdom

Emailgbasuque [at] yahoo [dot] com [dot] ph

Tel: (81) 3 6441 3903; Fax: (81) 3 5562 1605

Dissertation: Seafarers’ Remuneration: Policy and Legal Options to Institutionalise the Link with IMO Safety Standards

Drafting Project: An Act to Establish the Security Framework and Infrastructure for Philippine-Registered Ships on International Voyages and Philippine International Port Facilities, Appropriating Funds Therefor, and for Other Purposes; and an Act defining Unlawful Interference with Maritime Transport as a Crime Involving Destructions, Amending for the Purpose Act No. 3815, as Amended, Otherwise Known as the Revised Penal Code, and for Other Purposes



AUSAN Jr., Leo Tito Lunar, Diplomat (Executive Director, Maritime and Ocean Affairs Office, Department of Foreign Affairs), Jaladoni Street, Zarraga, Iloilo 5004, The Philippines

Tel: (63) 2 9397 5445 51 or (63) 3333 30442

Email: leotito [dot] ausan [at] pcgjeddah [dot] org or blindfld [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: Lessons from the Seas of the North - Towards a Convention- Ordained Regime on Marine Environment Protection in the South China Sea

Drafting Project: Marine Environmental Protection Law for the Philippines



CABANEZ, Glenn, Regional Director, Maritime Industry Authority - VII, Ground floor, Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry Building, Corner 11th and 13th Avenue, North Reclamation Area, 6000 Cebu City, The Philippines

Tel: (63) 3232 5759 or 232 4916; Fax:(63) 3232 4916; Mobile: (63) 9176 2045 19

Email: marina7 [at] pacific [dot] net [dot] ph

Dissertation: Archipelagic Doctrine
Drafting Project: Republic of the Philippines – Proposed Bill on the Pilotage Service of the Philippines



CALAG, Virgilio, Attorney, Maritime Industry Authority, Manila, The Philippines,

Tel: (63) 582 711

Dissertation: The Law of Cabotage in the Philippines

Drafting Project: The Philippines Carriage of Goods by Sea Act, 1993 (Incorporating the Hamburg Rules)



DOLINA, Donette A., Attorney/Lawyer, L3 B8, Amore Subd. Brgy. Mulawin, Tanza, Cavite, The Philippines

Tel: (63) 0468 8523 64

Email: attydondolina [at] yahoo [dot] com or dondolina2010 [at] hotmail [dot] com

Dissertation: A Rationalized Approach to Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter: A Philippine Legal Perspective

Drafting Project: A Bill to Incorporate the 1996 Protocol to the Convention on the Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes and Other Matter, 1972 Providing Penalties for Violations and for Other Purposes



FABILANE, Johonsan A. PCG, LT., Legal Officer, Phillippines Coast Guard, Headquarters, Phillipines Coast Guard, 139, 25th  St., Port Area, Manila, The Philippines

Email: Kajo111874 [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: A Legal Analysis on the Issues Involving the Wreck Removal Convention: A Philippine Perspective

Drafting project: An Act to Incorporate the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, 2007, Providing Penalties for the violations Hereof and for other Purposes



MACEDA, Ruben, OIC Deputy Executive Director/Chief Administrative Officer, National Maritime Polytechnic, Brgy. Cabalawan, Tacloban City, Leyte, The Philippines 6500

Manila Office: 2/F ECC Building, Gil Puyat Ave., Makati City, Metro Manila, The Philippines

Tel: Tacloban- (053) 321-3352/53/56; Fax: (053) 325 5160; Manila- (02) 899-3683: Fax (02) 897-2767; Mob (63) 9993052564

Email: rubenmaceda [at] nmp [dot] gov [dot] ph or rubenmaceda [at] hotmail [dot] com

Dissertation: Maritime Boundary Delimitation in the South China Sea: A Philippine Perspective

Drafting Project: Proposed Bill on Philippine Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea



MADARANG, Jasmine Amparo, Court Attorney III, Office of the Chief Attorney, Supreme Court of The Philippines, 5/F Centennial Building, Taft Avenue corner Padre Faura Street, Ermita, Manila, The Philippines

Tel: (63) 552 9577; Fax: (63) 552 9572 Mob: (63) 9178 4350 67

Email: madarangjasmine [at] yahoo [dot] com or jsmn_madarang [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: Challenges in the Implementation of the Precautionary Principle in Philippine Marine Environmental Protection

Drafting Project: An Act Providing for the Implementation of the Provisions of the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage, 2001, Providing Penalties for Violations thereof, and for other Purposes



MENDOZA, Mayette Manalo, Legal Officer,  Coast Guard Legal Service, Phillipine Coast Guard, Headquarters  Philippine Coastguard, 139, 25th Street, Port Area, Manila 1018, The Philippines

Tel: (63) 2527 8481; Mob: (63) 9228 8799 02

Email: etteyammmendoza [at] gmail [dot] com or emkiub [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: Settling Issues on Overlapping Exclusive Economic Zones and Fisheries Enforcement Laws: A Philippine Perspective

Drafting project:  An Act to Incorporate the International Safety Management (ISM) Code into the Laws of the Philippines



MONJE, Teresa Guia Ramirez, LCDR, Legal Officer, Legal Officem Headquarters Philippine Coast Guard, Coast Guard Legal Service, 139 25th Street, Port Area, 1018, Manila, The Philippines

Tel:(63) 02  527 8481 (Office); Mob: (63) 9065 3963 97

Emailtguiamonje [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: Legal Analysis of the Responsibility and Liability of Ship Captains during a Maritime Incident under National and International laws: A Philippine Perspective

Dissertation: Suppression of Unlawful Acts against the Safety of Maritime Navigation Act of 2016



PANCIPANE, Ronald D., Attorney / Coast Guard Legal Counsel, Headquarters of the Philippine Coast Guard, 139, 25th Street, Port Area, Manila, 1018, The Philippines 

Tel/Fax: (63) 0252 7848 6

Email: rdpancipane [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: A Legal Analysis of the Status of Archipelagic Sea Lanes Passage in the Philippines

Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the International Convention on Salvage, 1989, thereby Repealing Act No. 2616, Otherwise Known as the Salvage Law of the Philippines, and for Other Purposes



PERALTA, Joel M., Diplomat, Department of Foreign Affairs,  2330 Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City, The Philippines

Email: peraltajm [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: UNCLOS on the Activities of States within Areas of Overlapping Maritime Entitlements: The Case of the South China Sea

Drafting Project: The Senate Resolution and Administrative Order to Accept (Ratify) and Implement the Convention on Facilitation of International Maritime Traffic, 1965 (FAL), as Amended



REBLORA, Ramon B., Commander, Philippine Coast Guard, Head Quarters, Coast Guard District NCR Central Luzon, Coast Guard Base farola, Muelle dela Industria, Binondo, Manila, The Philippines

Tel/Fax: (632) 2430 465

Email: ramon [dot] reblora [at] coastguard [dot] gov [dot] ph or  ramonreblora [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: The Maritime Administration of the Philippines - A Critical Analysis

Drafting Project: An Act to Restructure the Maritime Administration of the Philippines and for Other Purposes



SULIT-VERGARA, Nhea Victoria, LCDR PCG, Legal Officer, Marine Casualty Investigation Branch, Chief, International Affaris Branch, Legal officer, Maritime Safety Services Office, CG8, Philippine Coast Guard, B7 L36, Kroner St Villa Carolina 1, Subd. Tunasan, Muntinlupa City 1773, The Philippines

Tel: (63) 0252 78481; Mob: (63) 2917 8997 866 

Email: nheasulit [at] yahoo [dot] com or babynhea [at] gmail [dot] com or nhea [dot] sulit [at] coastguard [dot] gov [dot] ph

Dissertation: The 21st Century Challenges of Marine Safety Investigation in the Philippines

Drafting Project: An Act to Incorporate the Code of International Standards and Recommended Practices for a Safety Investigation into a Marine Casualty or Marine Incident (Casualty Investigation Code) into the Laws of the Philippines



URANZA, Josephine Marie G., Lawyer, Regional Coordinator, IMO Regional Presence for Technical Cooperation in East Asia, The Philippines

Tel: (63) 2898 1132

Email: JUranza [at] imo [dot] org or jguranza [at] hotmail [dot] com

Dissertation: The Philippine Maritime Industry: Reviewing the Legal Framework for Prospective Legislation

Drafting Project: An Act Providing for the Registration of Ships and Incentives therefore, the Registration, Recognition and Enforcement of Ship Mortgages, Maritime Claims and Maritime Liens, the Arrest of Ships, the Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims and for Other Purposes



VALDEZ Jr, Lazaro Ernesto C., LCDR, Deputy Commander, Coast Guard Legal Service, Philippine Coast Guard, 1063, C Zobel Street, Ermita, Manila, The Philippines

Tel/Fax: (63) 2559 7270

Email: attyjcvaldez [at] yahoo [dot] com or attyjcvaldez [at] gmail [dot] com

Dissertation: The Philippine Experience on Carriage of Passengers by Sea and the Emerging Need for Improved Regulation

Drafting Project: Republic Act to Incorporate the Athens Convention 2002 into the Laws of The Philippines



VILLANUEVA, Lissabelle, Commander, Lawyer, Philippine Coast Guard, 16 Siquijor Street, Ayala Alabang Village, Muntinlupa City 1780, The Philippines

Mob: (63) 9178 3543 70

Email: lissabelle_villanueva [at] yahoo [dot] com or jcapinia [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: Philippine Oil Spills: The Need for a Clean Up Act

Drafting Project: An Act Strengthen the National Marine Pollution Response Capability of the Philippines, Creating A Special Fund Therefor, and for Other Purposes



YANO, Julius Agito, Lawyer, Unit 7E, Tower 2, Forbeswood Parklane, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City 1634, The Philippines

Tel: (63) 917 8327 306              

Emailjulius [dot] yano [at] yahoo [dot] com

Dissertation: An Analysis of the System of Employment Benefits of the Filipino Seafarers in light of the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006

Drafting ProjectAn Act Providing for the Minimum Terms and Conditions of Employment of Filipino Seafarers aboard Ocean-Going Vessels


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