Qualifications and Professional Memberships:

Graduate Diploma in Australian Law
Bachelor of Law


Research and Teaching Specialties:

Company Law
Immigration Law



Jonathan lectures in the Bachelor of Accounting program at UBSS in the Business Law and Company Law subjects.

After graduating from the Ateneo de Manila University School of Law, one of the top law schools in the Philippines and being admitted to the bar, Jonathan worked as a lawyer for SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, the Philippines’ largest law firm.

Working for two years at SyCip, he gained solid experience in a wide range of corporate and commercial law matters.

Following SyCip, Jonathan worked in government, serving as a senior law clerk in the Supreme Court of the Philippines.

He then worked for four years as a lawyer in Siguion Reyna Montecillo & Ongsiako, the Philippines’ leading labour and employment law firm.

He was admitted as a lawyer of the Supreme Court of NSW in August 2015. He currently lectures law in Sydney and is the principal of a migration law practice.