Profile



Manuel Teehankee
Senior Fellow


Ambassador Manuel Teehankee is a Professor of Law at the Ateneo de Manila Law School and Director for its Center for the Rule of Law, and is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Center for Trade and Economic Integration of the Graduate Institute in Geneva. He was Chairman of the WTO Committee on Trade and Environment from 2007 to 2011, and had delivered as Chair in April 2011 his report on progress made and potential outcomes on the Doha mandate on trade and environment. Mr. Teehankee served as Philippine Ambassador to the WTO, Undersecretary of the Department of Justice and Government Corporate Counsel. Mr. Teehankee is admitted to the Bar in New York and the Philippines.