Atty. Ernesto C. Perez II is the Managing Partner of Perez Valencia & Perez Law Firm. Atty. Perez received his Bachelor of Arts Major in Political Science from the University of the Philippines in 1993 and his Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Perpetual Help in Las Piñas City in 1998.
As a private practitioner, he appeared before numerous trial courts and government offices defending his clients or prosecuting the accused in various civil, administrative, and criminal cases. At the start of 2008, he has specialized in handling disputes concerning land ownership and possession, land registration cases, as well as the application and interpretation of real estate laws in various civil cases.
In 2003, Atty. Perez joined the Philippine Dispute Resolution Center, Inc. (PDRCI) to learn and discover more about various mechanisms to resolve disputes in a near-friendly and non-adversarial way as alternatives to court litigations. In April 2008, Atty. Perez became an accredited Commercial Arbitrator of the PDRCI having passed its accreditation examination.
While honing his skills as a real estate developer, he lectured on negotiable instruments law, marketing law, general principles of taxation, the law on income tax and law on sales, agency and partnership at the College of Economics, Management and Developmental Studies, Cavite State University.
Atty. Perez is a member of the Philippine Association of Real Estate Boards – Muntinlupa Realtors Board (PAREB-MUNREB). He has formerly served as a member of the Board of Trustees of MUNREB as well as the Legal Counsel of the MLS Committee of PAREB.