FAMOUS LAWYER PHILIPPINES – List of 8 Well-Known Filipino Lawyers
FAMOUS LAWYER PHILIPPINES – Here is a list of eight(8) well-known Filipino lawyers.
Undeniably, among the professions in the Philippines which has a lot of members and aspiring members is the lawyer. It has members with brilliant minds who are excellent in logic and reasoning.
A lot of well-known Filipinos are actually lawyers. Most of these celebrities are into politics while some rose to fame after acquiring a high position in the Supreme Court.
Here is a list of some of the well-known Filipino lawyers and a short background for each:
FAMOUS LAWYER PHILIPPINES
1. Antonio Carpio
Carpio is currently a Senior Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. He has sat as the acting Chief Justice of the High Court for four(4) times already.
2. Conchita Carpio-Morales
Former Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales was appointed five(5) times to government posts by Former Presidents Ferdinand Marcos Sr., Corazon Aquino, Fidel Ramos, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, and Noynoy Aquino.
Known as one of the most brilliant Filipino presidents, the former national leader who served the Philippines from 1965 to 1986 was a lawyer.
4. Francis “Chiz” Escudero
Senator Chiz Escudero is currently serving his last term in the Senate. He has also previously run for vice president in the 2016 election. The Senator is the husband of Kapuso actress Heart Evangelista.
5. Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan
Sen. Kiko Pangilinan is one of the prominent senators in Philippine politics. The husband of Megastar Sharon Cuneta has also previously served as councilor of Quezon City.