The Lawyers of
Pulido and Tiamson
Law Offices

Atty. Francis R. Doble
ATTY. FRANCIS R. DOBLE

Atty. Francis R. Doble received his Bachelor of Laws degree from the Arellano University School of Law and was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2010. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts Major in Philosophy from the De La Salle University-Dasmariñas. He is a Licensed Real Estate Broker, a member of the Philippine Institute of Arbitrators and a DENR-accredited Pollution Control Officer (PCO). His land and property practice includes land acquisition and consolidation, land conversion, land titles due diligence, and transfer of land titles. Atty. Doble has extensive experience in rapid land tenure assessment, public land acquisition as well as ordinary registration of dealings on lands. He also handles environmental law compliance practice in DENR-EMB. Atty. Doble teaches Land Titles and Deeds and Property Law at Arellano University College of Law.


Education

• Bachelor of Laws, Arellano University School of Law,
• Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, De La Salle University-Dasmariñas

Areas of Practice

Environmental law, Land Disputes, Cyber Frauds, Alternative Dispute Resolution





Atty. Claudie M. Mendoza
ATTY. CLAUDIE M. MENDOZA

Atty. Claudie M. Mendoza received his Bachelor of Laws Degree from the Arellano University School of Law and was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2009. He finished his Bachelor of Science degree Major in Psychology from the Colegio de San Juan de Letran, Manila. Atty. Mendoza is involved in the Environmental Law practice of the firm focusing on DENR-EMB Regional Offices. He also handles numerous criminal, civil and administrative cases. He has an extensive practice in the prosecution of cyber frauds as well as internal and external frauds committed against telecommunication and other companies. His practice area also involves maritime and labor laws. Atty. Mendoza is an associate member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). He is also a law professor at the Arellano University School of Law. He teaches Natural Resources and Environmental Law, Administrative Law, Law on Public Officers and Election Laws and Land Titles and Deeds.


Education

• Bachelor of Laws, Arellano University School of Law,
• Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Colegio de San Juan de Letran

Areas of Practice

Environmental law, Cyber and Telecom Frauds, Criminal and Labor Litigation





Atty. Ma. Zillah G. Bulda, CPA
ATTY. MA. ZILLAH G. BULDA, CPA

Atty. Ma. Zillah G. Bulda is a Certified Public Accountant. She obtained her Juris Doctor from Arellano University School of Law and her Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy from San Sebastian College - Recoletos de Cavite. Graduated third in her class, she was a member of the Order of Flaming Arrows and was a President of the Arellano Law Academic Society, an association of honor law students. She was also part of the Office of the Solicitor General Internship Program in 2017. A consistent Dean’s Lister in law school, Atty. Bulda was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2020. After passing the Certified Public Accountant Board Exam in 2011, she joined one of the Philippines’s top audit firm, Sycip, Gorres, Velayo & Co. and thereafter became part of Chevron Holdings Inc. finance team. As a Junior Associate of the Firm, Atty. Bulda handles both civil and criminal litigation. She is also involved in the Firm’s settlement of estate cases, various land registration and titling engagement, as well as incorporation of domestic and foreign corporations. Atty. Bulda is also a Pollution Control Officer currently handling different environmental law compliances.

Atty. Bulda is also a college professor and currently part of the College of Business Administration and Accountancy of the San Sebastian College - Recoletos de Cavite where she teaches business law


Education

• Bachelor of Laws, Arellano University School of Law,
• Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy, San Sebastian College Recoletos de Cavite

Areas of Practice

Business Organization, Taxation, Family Law, Estate Settlement, Environmental Compliance and General Litigation





Atty. Maria Pacita M. Mariñas Marinas
ATTY. MARIA PACITA M. MARIÑAS

Atty. Maria Pacita M. Mariñas, Business Organization and Incorporation, Corporate Services and Housekeeping, Environmental Compliance, and General Litigation (Labor, Civil, and Criminal Cases)
Atty. Maria Pacita M. Mariñas obtained her Bachelor of Laws Degree from the Arellano University School of Law and was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2022. She finished her Bachelor of Science in Commerce degree major in Management from Centro Escolar University in Malolos City, Bulacan, and graduated with honors (Cum Laude) as the Valedictorian of her batch. She is also an accredited Pollution Control Officer by the Environmental Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Atty. Mariñas served as an apprentice in the Office of City Prosecutor in the City of Manila, and a paralegal for a local non-profit organization offering free legal assistance for OFW concerns and anti-human trafficking victims. She honed her customer relations and leadership skills in the BPO industry as a customer relations officer and training and career development supervisor and worked as a Finance Analyst for an Australian-based telecommunications company.


Education

•Juris Doctor, Arellano University School of Law
• Centro Escolar University - Malolos City, Bulacan





ATTY. JEAN JOAN D. POLIDO, M.D.
ATTY. JEAN JOAN D. POLIDO, M.D.

Atty. Jean Joan D. Polido, M.D. obtained her Doctor of Medicine degree at University of Santo Tomas-Faculty of Medicine and Surgery with Honors (Cum Laude) in 2010 and passed the Medicine Board Exams in 2011. Dr. Polido was already in residency for Surgery when she decided to take up Bachelor of Laws at Arellano University School of Law in 2013. She was a consistent Dean’s Lister in law school and was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2019. Dr. Polido taught Anatomy, Physiology, and Zoology at Trinity University while studying law. She was also a member the Order of the Flaming Arrows, Arellano Law’s Honor Society while she was studying and working at the same time. As a Junior Associate and a doctor of medicine, Atty. Polido is deeply involved in the medical malpractice cases of the Firm. She has appeared in administrative, criminal and civil cases involving claims of malpractice. Atty. Polido is also involved in the environmental practice of the firm and shall soon become an accredited Pollution Control Officer. She also uses her medical background in handling family law cases of the firm.


Education

• Doctor of Medicine, University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery (Cum Laude),
• Juris Doctor, Arellano University School of Law,
• Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology, Our Lady of Fatima University.

Areas of Practice

Medical Malpractice, Tort, General Litigation, Environmental Law.





Atty. Maria Luisa N. Saldo
ATTY. MARIA LUISA N. SALDO

Atty.Maria Luisa N. Saldo, obtained her Juris Doctor Degree from Arellano University School of Law and was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2022. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Atty. Saldo was connected with De La Salle Zobel School for 16 years where she handled various administration posts, the last of which was the Data Privacy Officer position. This paved the way for her to become a Data Privacy Consultant for a government project under the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) through Coursebank.
In current practice, she handles criminal and civil cases, as well as estate settlement for the firm’s clients. Furthermore, she participates in the environmental practices of the firm, being a certified Pollution Control Officer.


Education

• Juris Doctor, Arellano University School of Law;
• Master of Arts in Teaching English Language, De La Salle University-Manila;
• Bachelor of Secondary Education Major in English, Philippine Normal University

Areas of Practice

Criminal and Civil Cases, Estate Settlement