Jeneline Nicolas obtained her undergraduate bachelor’s degree (major in political science, cum laude) and juris doctor degree from the University of the Philippines – Diliman, and was admitted to the Philippine Bar in May 2010. In 2014, she was awarded a scholarship by the Asian Development Bank-Government of Japan and was a fellow at the East-West Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.
She holds a master of laws degree (with specialisations in international and comparative law, and conflict resolution) from the William S Richardson School of Law of the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Before joining the firm, she was a junior associate at Picazo Buyco Tan Fider & Santos and a court attorney at the Sandiganbayan, the country’s anti-corruption court. She specialises in corporate law, criminal law and international arbitration.