Atty. Diana C. Mangiliman-Salamat
Chief Legal Counsel
Atty. Diana C. Mangiliman represents Peregrine as Chief Legal Counsel and Corporate Secretary with almost 2 years of experience in private practice of law as trial lawyer and 7 years as corporate lawyer.
Prior to joining Peregrine in 2009, she was a Philippine Law Consultant for immigration cases that are intertwined with Philippine Law and special projects consultant for The Torres Law Firm, an Immigration Law Firm in San Diego California.
Atty. Mangiliman served as a Junior Associate in her father’s law firm, W.C. Mangiliman Law Office, an accredited law office of the U.S Embassy, the British Embassy and Australian Embassy where she specialized in the handling of family law cases, settlement of estate cases, corporate matters, banking, civil and criminal cases, land disputes and collection cases, among others.
Atty. Mangiliman has extensive training in journalistic writing, business writing and legal writing and was honored for her work on her school paper’s reportorial staff and as an accomplished Literary Editor, including a first place award for Copy Reading and Headline Writing in English, and was further recognized for her outstanding participation in the Regional Press Conference.
Atty. Mangiliman attended various trainings and seminars and was honored to be selected to attend the Distinguished Lecture Series of the then Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines, Hilario G. Davide, Jr. She also had intensive on-the-job trainings at the Bureau of Internal Revenue, Main Office and at the Regional Trial Court Branch 165, Pasig City where she sharpened her legal and trial skills and developed a high level of proficiency on law, legal matters and issues, court trial, ethics and the like.
Atty. Mangiliman completed her pre-law course at the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines in attaining Bachelor of Arts major in Legal Management and graduated CUM LAUDE. She also earned her law degree at the University of Santo Tomas and had been part of the Dean’s List. Atty. Mangiliman passed the bar exams in 2007 and is a bona fide member of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines, Pampanga Chapter.