Educational Attainment:

BS Business Management - Ateneo de Manila University 1975

Bachelor of Laws - University of the Philippines College of Law 1983


Atty. Go carries with him several decades of extensive experience in labor law. He obtained his Bachelor of Law degree in 1983 from the University of the Philippines College of Law. He also earned his Business Management degree in 1975 from Ateneo de Manila University. He was admitted to the Bar in 1984.

In 1995, he was sent by the Department of Labor and Employment ("DOLE") to study American and International Law at the 32nd Academy of American and International Law of the Southwestern Legal Foundation (now known as The Center for America and International Law) in Dallas, Texas.

He started his extensive labor practice in 1987, when he was appointed Labor Arbiter in the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).  He served as Labor Arbiter for more than fifteen (15) years, until 2003, when he was appointed as Commissioner of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC)— a post which he held until his retirement in 2018. 

In 2019, he came out of retirement and joined the firm as a senior partner, utilizing years of labor law experience under his belt in handling labor litigation cases. He is a member of various legal instititutions such as the Philippine Constitution Association (PHILCONSA), the Philippine Bar Association (PBA), and the Alumni Association of the Center for American and International Law.