Atty. Sheryll Joy L. Calayan-Medina is a Legal Counsel in the Legal Compliance department of Kittelson & Carpo Consulting. She provides legal advice to local and foreign companies operating in the Philippines.
Prior to joining K&C, Atty. Medina worked with government institutions, such as the Department of Justice, Office of the Secretary, and the Legal Service Division of the Bureau of Customs. She also provided comprehensive legal services to several private corporations such as Fast Cashnet Phils., Harbor Star Shipping Service Inc., and ManilaMed – Medical Center Manila.
After completing her degree in law, she worked as an Associate for the Law Firm of Kalaw Sy Selva and Campos (KSSC), where she obtained extensive experience in corporate and labor law. As an associate, her work ranges from attending to legal matters of corporate clients, including advising, vetting and drafting agreements relating to legal transactions; reviewing service literature, proposals, policy contracts, and brochures; and providing legal advice on complaints against corporate clients or employees. She also handled corporate secretarial work such as scheduling and preparing board and committee meetings, meeting agenda, board materials and invite; planning and preparing for annual stockholders’ meeting; and managing corporate records as well as preparing corporate secretary’s certificate of board actions.
In 2012, Atty. Medina worked as an apprentice for the Public Attorney’s Office of Pasay, where she primarily assisted in legal research and drafting various pleadings, motions, and position papers for criminal cases.
A registered nurse with a Masters Degree in Nursing, she worked as a professor at the University of the Philippines – Manila College of Nursing, where she also obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and was a member of the UP Honor Society (Sigma Theta Tau). At the inception of her teaching career, she was a professor at the Lyceum of the Philippines University College of Nursing.