integrity, quality, efficiency

DelRosario and DelRosario Law Offices was established in May 1977 primarily to serve the requirements of the international maritime industry. Since then, DelRosarioLaw has earned its reputation as the leading maritime firm in the Philippines. The Firm has handled various major maritime incidents/claims since its inception. Through the years, the Firm has steadily expanded its practice to other fields of law through the policy of providing quality and efficient service. The Firm now handles not only admiralty and maritime law but also intellectual property, corporate, insurance, labor, litigation...

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Areas of Specialization


  • Shipping
  • Labour
  • Transport
  • Corporate
  • Mergers & Acquisitons
  • Insurance
  • Immigration
  • Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Intellectual Property



  • "We see the Del Rosario brothers all the time," says a leading shipping and maritime practitioner. Del Rosario & Del Rosario was established in 1977 by Arturo M. Del Rosario Sr. and is now led by his sons, co-managing partners Arturo T. Del Rosario Jr. and Ruben T. Del Rosario. Read more...

  • Few will dispute Del Rosario & Del Rosario position as the Philippines' leading maritime law firm. The five-partner firm, including the highly rated Ruben Del Rosario, Arturo Del Rosario and Joseph Manolo Rebano, offers top-notch advice on wet and dry shipping matters. It represen...

  • THE FIRM This unparalleled shipping firm remains at the forefront of the market. The group counsels international shipowners and P&I clubs on matters relating to collisions, the sale and purchase of vessels, ship finance, mort-gage and registration. In addition, the team has assum...


Firm News

Partner and MARLAW Past President Charles Jay Dela Cruz was a speaker at the Philippine Maritime Law Annual Conference and Seminar 2013 organized by the Maritime Law Association of the Philippines (MARLAW) and PortCalls Asia held on 29 October 2013 at the Hyatt Hotel, Manila.


Partners Charles Dela Cruz and Herbert Tria together with Senior Associate Aldrich Del Rosario gave presentations and conferred with valued clients including cruise lines and law firms based in California, Washington and Florida, U.S.A from 24 April to 5 May 2013.


Partner Charles Jay Dela Cruz spoke on Medico-Legal Issues in Maritime Health at the 2nd Philippine Maritime Health Symposium organized by the Maritime Clinics and Doctors Association of the Philippines (MARCDOC) held at Hyatt Hotel Manila on 24-25 October 2012.


Partner Joseph Rebano was an invited speaker to the 40th Conference of the Comite' Maritime International (CMI) hosted by the China Maritime Law Association (CMLA) held in Beijing, China from 14 - 19 October 2012......



  • Official Holiday Notice:
    Our offices will be closed on Wednesday, 9 April and from Thursday, 17 April to Sunday, 20 April in view of the Lenten / Easter holidays.

    For urgent matters, please call our 24/7 mobile:

    63 917 830 8384

    You may also call the following:

    Charles Jay Dela Cruz      63 920 938 4624
    Joseph Manolo Rebano    63 920 938 4634
    Herbert Tria                      63 920 938 9972

    Emails will be monitored but for urgent matters please call our 24/7 mobile.

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