Accredited immigration lawyer
by the Philippine Bureau of Immigration

Trusted Immigration & Corporate Lawyer in the Philippines


2F ACT Tower, Makati City Philippines


8am – 5pm


Immigration Lawyers in Manila, Philippines

Our immigration team is composed of lawyers and specialists with more than a decade of experience in processing and filing Philippine work visas and Philippine work permits.

We’re here to make it easy. Every step of the way. 

Winner, 2019 Boutique Law Firm of the Year, Asian Legal Business Philippines Law Awards (ALB PLA)

Finalist, 2021 and 2020 Immigration Law Firm of the Year, ALB PLA

We are listed as one of the Top Tier Philippine Immigration Law Firms in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific

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Philippine Immigration

We process various visa applications and alien employment permits before various Philippine government institutions. From working visas in the Philippines to tourist visas, our top immigration lawyer in the Philippines got you covered.

Business Registration

Setting up shop in the Philippine can be challenging and tedious. It shouldn’t be! Let our expert team take care of this for you. 

Global Immigration

With our visa experts, we also assist visas (immigrant, non-immigrant, work, student) to the U.S. Canada, Australia, NZ, UK, Schengen


Philippine Visas and Work Permits

Work with our experienced, fast, and efficient team of immigration lawyers in the Philippines. Our team is composed of people with more than a decade of experience in processing and filing visas and work permits. We process various visa applications and alien employment permits before the Bureau of Immigration, Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA), Department of Labor and Employment, and the Department of Justice. Whether you’re visiting the Philippines as a tourist or staying to work or set up shop, we can help you with your immigration needs.

Tourist Visa Extension
  • Visa Waiver
  • Tourist Visa Extension Beyond 59 Days (9a Extension)
  • Updating of Expired Tourist Visa/Native-Born
Working Permits
  • Alien Employment Permit (AEP) Application, Renewal, and Cancellation
  • Application for AEP Exemption or Exclusion
  • Provisional Work Permit (PWP)
  • Special Work Permit (SWP)
Working Visas
  • 47a2, 9D, 9G, EO226 Application
  • Working Visa Downgrading and Revalidation
  • Grace Period
Other Applications
  • Alien Registration
  • Other long-term visas
  • Other applications and services

“We started engaging the services of Avenida and Diaz Law Office in 2017. From then on, they have efficiently handled the work permit and immigration requirements of our expatriates. On top of that, their team members are very accommodating and easy to work with – always willing to provide immediate assistance; regularly sends updates & reminders; patiently answers our queries, among others. The level of service that Avenida and Diaz has provided us is no less than excellent.”

Rosmen B. Almuena, Legal Administrator
MUFG Bank, Ltd. Manila Branch