Alexander Llanes Acain, Jr. is a lawyer with over 20 years of practice.
Attorney Alex Acain is an international lawyer. His international law practice focuses on commercial law. He assists corporations overseas and travels abroad from time to time to advise foreign investors and businesses on formation of corporations and business structures in different jurisdictions, drafting privacy policies, complex cross-border agreements, joint venture agreements and structuring commercial transactions. Attorney Acain is also a member of the AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION. He is also a business and commercial aviation lawyer providing legal advise and assistance to international clients in the acquisition of various types of business and commercial aircraft.
He is the Philippine legal counsel for BAE Systems Applied Intelligence based in Delaware, USA – a cybersecurity and technology consulting firm owned by BAE Systems in the United Kingdom. In the international scene, he is also based in the State of Kuwait as an aviation lawyer and General Counsel at Kuwait National Airways Co. K.S.C.P internationally known in the aviation industry as Wataniya Airways – a national commercial air carrier in the State of Kuwait serving various international destinations.
He is a golfer and an aspiring Aviator who hopes to complete his flying hours in this lifetime.
PROFILE SUMMARY: SENIOR-LEVEL EXECUTIVE
CORPORATE STRATEGY DEVELOPMENT, & IMPLEMENTATION
PROFILE AND VALUE
Effective and accountable in high-profile executive roles-Overcome complex business challenges and make high-stakes decisions using experience-backed judgment, strong work ethic and irreproachable integrity. Respected as a proponent of empowerment and accountability.
Corporate Strategy & Development Specialist-Characterized as a visionary, strategist and tactician. Consistent record of delivering extraordinary results in growth, revenue, operational performance, and profitability. Heavy transaction background including startup financing, mergers and acquisitions, and sale of company.
Consistently deliver mission-critical results-driven by a visceral “hard-wired” need to strategize, to innovate, and to disprove the words “It can’t be done!” Gifted with the vision, determination, and skills needed for high-level revenue-building strategies and tactics.
Strong orientation in operations and finance-Participate in high- level operational initiatives, including infrastructure design, turnaround management, and reorganization. As an innovative investor use instincts, insight, judgment, and timing to succeed no matter how tough the deal.
Respect and leverage human capital-motivate, mentor and lead talented professionals. Live the culture and lead by example. Direct cross-functional teams using interactive and motivational leadership that spurs people to willingly give 110% effort and loyalty.
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERTISE
Visionary, Strategy, Execution & Leadership P/L & Performance Improvement Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures Startup, Turnaround, Change Capitalization Strategies Due Diligence, Deal Structuring & Negotiations Financial & Legal Transactions Purchasing & Negotiating Skills Risk Management & Inventory Control Cost Analysis, Reduction & Control Growth Management & Business Development Product Development & Rollout Quality & Continuous Improvement Investor, Analyst & Board Relations Executive Advisory & Decision Support.
INTERNATIONAL LAW PRACTICE
Served as lead legal advisor overseas regarding mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, and financial transactions ranging from $3 million to $200 million in the Maldives, Costa Rica and Hungary, UAE, Oman and Kuwait. He negotiated, structured, and documented Sales Contracts and Purchase Agreements with international partners. Provided legal advice to senior executives and Board of Directors on complex business matters.
Act as the international commercial lawyer for overseas airline companies where he drafted and reviewed various business and commercial aircraft acquisitions agreements such as Letters of Intents, Aircraft Lease Agreements, Financing Agreements, and Participation Agreements.
PHILIPPINE LAW PRACTICE
Atty. Acain is giving expert legal advice in Philippines in the fields of Annulment and Family Law, Immigration Law, Corporations and Investments, Intellectual Property, Labor Law, Gaming & Internet Technology, Criminal Law, White Collar Crimes and Cyber crimes. He usually appears as guest resource speaker in Radio and TV Networks in the Philippines, discussing various legal issues.
EDUCATION & CREDENTIALS
BACHELOR OF ARTS, MAJOR IN POLITICAL SCIENCE
Southwestern University, Cebu City
Southwestern University College of Law, Cebu City
PHILIPPINE BAR ADMISSION
Admitted to the Philippine Bar in 1997
AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION