Raul Tito Maxelmo A. Estrella
Raul Tito Maxelmo A. Estrella is Co-Managing Partner of the Firm. One of the Founding Partners, Toby heads the Labor and Immigration Practice Groups. His primary practice areas are labor and employment and immigration law.
Toby’s experience and expertise in the field of labor law includes creation and implementation of organization and employment structures, assisting employer-clients in collective bargaining negotiations and representing clients in labor disputes. He leads and supervises the Firm’s immigration practice as part of its commitment to provide full service to its clients. Toby also handles election and intellectual property cases.
Toby represents clients before the Department of Labor and Employment, National Labor Relations Commission, Department of Justice, Bureau of Immigration, trial courts and appellate courts. He is also the Firm Representative to the American Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines.
Toby started his law practice at De Borja Medialdea Bello Guevarra & Gerodias (BMBGG) in 1999. Toby was a Senior Associate at BMBGG Law prior to co-founding the Firm in 2006.
Toby obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in History from the University of the Philippines in 1992. In 1999, he obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the Ateneo de Manila University. Toby was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2000.