Felix Sy

Felix Sy
Managing Partner | Insights Philippines Legal Advisors (IPLA)

Felix’s practice encompasses mergers and acquisitions, banking and finance, project finance, real estate joint ventures and financing, securitization, structured finance, global custody, derivatives and financial products. He also advises on insurance and bancassurance transactions and products. In addition, he focuses on project development/operations in power/energy/renewable energy, infrastructure/utilities projects, including privatization, build-operate-transfer/Public Private Partnership and its variant arrangements.

Previously, Felix Sy was a Partner and Head of the Banking & Finance/Insurance Practice Group at Baker & McKenzie Philippines.. He was also a member of the Financial Services and Energy, Mining & Infrastructure Industry Groups as well as Baker & McKenzie’s Asia Pacific Insurance Focus Group Steering Committee.  Felix has been recognized as a Leading Individual in Corporate Finance by Chambers Global (2015 – 17) and in Banking & Finance by both Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2013 – 17) and IFLR1000 (2010 – 17).

  • Cornell Law School (LL.M. Honors) (2000)
  • Ateneo de Manila University (J.D.) (1994)
  • Ateneo de Manila University (A.B. Political Science) (1989)
  • Leading Individual  in Corporate & Finance,
    Chambers Global, 2015-16
  • Leading Individual  in Banking & Finance,
    Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2013-16
  • Leading Individual  in Banking & Finance,
    IFLR 1000 2010-16
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Tagalog
Qualifications
  • Cornell Law School (LL.M. Honors) (2000)
  • Ateneo de Manila University (J.D.) (1994)
  • Ateneo de Manila University (A.B. Political Science) (1989)
Awards
  • Leading Individual  in Corporate & Finance,
    Chambers Global, 2015-16
  • Leading Individual  in Banking & Finance,
    Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2013-16
  • Leading Individual  in Banking & Finance,
    IFLR 1000 2010-16
Languages
  • English
  • Filipino
  • Tagalog