Senior Partner at Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz Law offices (ACCRALAW) | Philippines
Atty. Francis Lim is a Senior Partner and Member of the Executive Committee of the Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz Law offices (ACCRALAW).
Atty. Lim is the President of the Shareholders’ Association of the Philippines (SharePHIL), an organization aimed at promoting the interest of the investing public and good governance in the corporate sector. He is also the Chair of the Judiciary System Working Group of the National Competitiveness Council and Vice-Chair of the National Competitiveness Committee of the Management Association of the Philippines (MAP). He is also a member of the Makati Business Club and the Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX).
Atty. Lim is a columnist in the Business Section, Point of Law, of The Philippine Daily Inquirer. In such capacity, he covers topics such as, but not limited to, competition law, national competitiveness, good corporate governance, investors’ rights, insolvency law issues, and various business-related topics which he also covers as speaker in various foreign and domestic fora.
Atty. Lim is a law professor in the College of Law of the Ateneo de Manila University and the Graduate School of Law of San Beda College as well as a professorial lecturer in the Philippine Judicial Academy where he is the Vice-Chair of the Commercial Law Department.
Atty. Lim is a director of several public companies, among which are the Energy Development Corporation, Producers Savings Bank Corporation, Tower Development Bank, and The Insular Life Assurance Co., Ltd.