The LLB & Co.

The Lope Laranjo Bato & Co., Certified Public Accountants (LLB & Co. CPAs), was founded on October 16, 2015 by a group of Filipino Professionals. The Firm is anchored on decades of experiences and corporate values acquired and practiced even before the partnership was formally organized. We are guided with our passion to always adhere to high standards of excellence, professionalism and code of ethics of accountants responsive to the needs of the business community we serve in particular and the stakeholders in general.

LLB & Co., CPAs is an independent member firm of the Leading Edge Alliance Global (LEA Global). LEA Global is the second largest international association in the world, creating a high-quality alliance of 220 firms focused on accounting, financial and business advisory services. LEA Global Firms operate in 106 countries, giving clients of LEA Global Firms access to the knowledge, skills and experience of 2,000 experts and nearly 23,000 staff members. LEA Global Firms’ unique alliance enables them to maintain their independence while working together to provide the ultimate in-client service and providing valuable access to understand the cultural and commercial norms across the globe.

Our Firm constantly improves its accounting practice to be responsive to the client needs by keeping its partners and staff abreast of recent developments in accounting, auditing, tax, and other Government regulations.

Brief Resume of the Founding Partners

The founding partners of Lope Laranjo Bato & Co., CPAs share common training and experience in public accounting, tax and management consulting services acquired from SyCip Gorres Velayo & Co., CPAs (SGV & Co., CPAs) and Quilab Cabilin Bato & Co., CPAs (QCB & Co., CPAs). They derive their basic capabilities from the various technical training and actual exposures in different engagements, which they have handled in SGV and QCB. Their various clients in different industries honed their skills and widened their experiences in servicing the various needs of their clientele. The existing clientele of the Firm provided them with varied engagements in auditing, accounting, management services and related consultancies.


LLB & Co., as one of the most trusted assurance service provider and preferred local accounting and finance outsourcing provider in Mindanao and other areas it serves.


The Firm’s mission is to provide trustworthy and quality assurance services and business solutions that will ensure long-term relationship with our clients and continually develop our most-valued resources, our people, while preserving an environment of professional growth within the Firm.


In everything we do, we are determined to religiously observe the code of ethics of accountants mindful of the client needs to gain the trust of the clients we serve as we continue to strive for excellence to promote high quality service and maintain highly trained and experienced people that will encourage outstanding performance through hard work and dedication that will ensure high degree of professionalism.