Reina is a licensed attorney and an entrepreneur. She is the founder of Reina Mesa Law, a boutique law firm in the central business district of Makati City.
Her firm offers comprehensive legal advice and innovative solutions for a wide range of legal issues and caters to diverse clientele which includes multinational companies, local businesses, entrepreneurial start-ups and private individuals.
Aside from specializing in corporate and business law, the firm also focuses on property acquisition and divestment. They provide assistance to clients in various real estate transactions. Additionally, the firm handles family law cases, such as annulment of marriage, recognition of foreign divorce, adoption, guardianship, and support.
Prior to establishing her own law firm, Reina worked as a law clerk at the Supreme Court of the Philippines. There, she gained in-depth knowledge and insights on the different facets of commercial, property, and family laws.
Reina is a member of the Philippine Bar in good standing for more than 11 years. Since 2017, she has been serving as a volunteer attorney at the Ateneo Legal Services Center, a public interest center that provides free legal services to the poor and the disadvantaged.
A lifelong learner, Reina is currently part of the Executive MBA Program of the Asian Institute of Management (AIM). She obtained her Bachelor of Laws from San Beda College and her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Political Science from the University of the Philippines (UP) in the Visayas.
Reina hails from the small coastal town of Sagay, at the northernmost part of Negros Island. She is the fourth and youngest child of a proud farming family. She plays volleyball and enjoys cross-country cycling during her free time.