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LEGAL SPECIALIST – NLEX

Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation

Requirements

  • Graduate of Law, BA major in Legal Management, Political Science, and other allied courses or completed units in Law.
  • With 2-3 years work experience with law firms or legal departments of private/public companies or other departments in private/public agencies and companies with exposure to legal related concerns, legal research, legal writing, handling, understanding and analyzing legal documents.
  • Excellent legal research, writing and communications skills.
  • Familiarity with the general principles of tort / quasi-delict, contract, labor laws and court rules and procedures.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of records and information.
  • Male/female; with good interpersonal skills.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct factual investigation, prepare written interrogatories, compiles data and documents required for filing a case or for filing of responsive pleadings or motions.
  • Interviews internal clients to obtain and provide standardized information and maintains contact with clients, external counsels and other attorneys and other individual and agencies concerned with specific cases.
  • Prepare witness for trial, prepare written interrogatories in close coordination with the Legal Officer.
  • Study and propose legal action or procedure to pursue, if necessary, in connection with a case or matter referred to the Legal Department.
  • Appear before quasi-judicial bodies where bar qualification is not a requirement upon instruction and guidance of the Legal Officer.
  • Prepare initial draft of pleadings and motions; analyze case facts and recommend and propose legal arguments supported by legal authorities, both local and foreign. 
  • Prepare initial draft of standard (pro-forma) agreements and conduct initial review of agreements and contracts, indicating and specifying legal implications of contractual 
  • provisions, and counter-propose alternative provisions.
  • Prepare draft responses to legal correspondence.
  • Answer simple legal queries using knowledge of the law, jurisprudence and other legal authorities.
  • Analyze legal problems and conduct required research and propose a solution or resolution.
  • Addresses all matters referred to the Legal Department in the absence of the Legal Officer.

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Current Office Addresses:

North: NLEX, SCTEX with address at Km 12 Balintawak Toll Plaza, NLEX Compound, Brgy Baesa, Caloocan City

South: CAVITEX, CALAEX with address at 32 F Rufino Pacific Tower, V. A. Rufino corner Ayala Avenue, Makati

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About Us

Considered the largest toll road developer and operator in the Philippines – in terms of vehicle traffic volume, revenue levels, asset base – and in terms of combined length of expressways in kilometers.

We are a toll road company has three major long-term concessions in the country – with three new concessions under construction awarded to it.

We broke barriers and ventured to the fast-growing Visayas region, seen as a beginning to creating and building more toll roads in high-growth areas outside of Luzon.

We are the first Philippine tollroad company that now has significant stakes in three major infrastructure companies in three progressive countries in the ASEAN region.       

We are Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation (MPTC).

Join Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation, the largest toll road operator in the Philippines, operating 63% of the total 320 kms of toll roads with opportunities to create synergies with existing networks.

MPTC is committed to its vision of providing high quality public service through improved expressway systems, which are catalysts for economic development.

Ultimately, MPTC seeks to permanently transform the country's transport landscape by working with government to build an increasingly comprehensive and integrated expressway network.

Our Vision:

At all times, we are the leader in the tollways industry, providing the ultimate expressway experience in the region - as we remain at the forefront in innovation and service, driven by our greatly valued and highly engaged people. 

Our Mission:

We enable mobility and make everything accessible through world class expressways, transforming the region’s landscape -- bringing good life to people.

Our Values:

CUSTOMER FOCUS - We always keep in mind that we serve the public. Thus, we go out of our way to anticipate their needs and make their journeys more efficient.

INTEGRITY - We keep our word and we take responsibility for our promises. We always opt for what is ethical. We take pride in the trust that our stakeholders give to us.

TEAMWORK - We work smart and we work together. There are no big jobs or small jobs. Each and every employee plays an important role in the success and the exemplary reputation of the company. We are the sum of our parts.

INNOVATION - We are consistently improving the way we do things. We welcome fresh insights and blaze new trails in technology.

EXCELLENCE - We go the distance in every aspect of our operations. We believe that there is always room for improvement. We don't hesitate to put in the long hours to ensure that all our decisions are backed with valid, timely, and relevant data.

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY - We have a duty to deliver public service. The things we do are guided by our commitment to the greater good. We do business with a conscience.