Commercial Lawyer



  • Specialization: Corporate, Special Projects, Intellectual Property, Commercial
  • Law School: New York University and National University of Singapore, University of the Philippines (UP) College of Law
  • University: University of the Philippines – Diliman

Atty. Melvelyn Barrozo has concentrated her practice in Carpo Law & Associates on commercial and corporate laws, advising multinational and small and medium companies on their business transactions including asset purchase and business acquisitions. Concurrently, she is a Senior Lawyer of Kittelson & Carpo Consulting, a full service consulting firm that advises foreign companies establish their business presence in the Philippines. Atty. Barrozo joined the organization in October 2012 and has been a Senior Lawyer since July 2014.

Prior to joining Kittelson & Carpo Consulting and Carpo Law and Associates, Atty. Barrozo was a Supervising Securities Review Counsel at the Office of the General Counsel of the Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission where she was exposed to various issues on corporate and securities regulations.

Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2004 and the New York State Bar in 2013, Atty. Barrozo holds a Dual Master of Laws degree from the New York University and the National University of Singapore. She also has a Master of Business Administration from the University of the Philippines (MBA, 2009). She earned her Bachelor of Laws (LL.B, 2003) from the College of Law and her Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration (BAPA, 1998), cum laude, from the National College of Public Administration and Governance of the same university.