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It's not your usual grand celebration but it's historic
2020 Bar chair Justice Leonen also says the Court must take a hard look at the Bar exams and 'make its practices more reasonable'
'What we really need are lawyers who will choose legal education, and not just if free time will allow it'
Six graduates of the Dr Vicente Orestes Romualdez Educational Foundation in Tacloban City drew strength from one another as they prepared for their second Bar exam
Despite facing disappointment early in his bid to become a lawyer, Jun Dexter Rojas goes on to become the first Bar topnotcher of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines College of Law
'I saw how a lawyer can help a person no other profession can,' says Saint Louis University's Anton Luis Avila
Jaime Guerrero believes it would only take one strong push for him to finally pass the bar exams, which he failed several times
'Persevere with all your might and make use of whatever luck there is in your stars, until such time that the universe is led to no other choice but to make your will happen,' says Jzev Villanueva
Twitter users, including thousands who dream of being accountants and lawyers themselves, congratulate Kenneth Manuel
Mae Diane Azores keeps it practical – she wants a country where people are not burdened by unnecessary suits, and where courts are not clogged
'Only one of us passing was probably never an option for us,' says Jesse Solis of her brother Mijo
After the grade was lowered to 74, more than 300 made the cut
(UPDATED) Mae Diane Azores, who lives at the foot of Mount Mayon, always had grand dreams
Bebelan Madera of the University of St La Salle in Bacolod City was working in Manila when she was called home by her parents, a move that paved her way to law school
The University of Santo Tomas-Legazpi in Albay produces the 2019 Bar examinations' 1st and 3rd placers
Bar 3rd placer Myra Baranda says she finds fulfillment in interacting with people, hearing their grievances, and being at the receiving end of their gratitude for help she has given them
The 2020 Bar examinations will also be regionalized – they will be held in Manila and Cebu City
'Wala rin naman silang ibang nalalapitan, we need more lawyers who will handle these cases,' says Margaret Callanta
(3rd UPDATE) Mae Diane Azores of the University of Santo Tomas-Legazpi tops the bar with 91.049%
(3rd UPDATE) This year is a peculiar experience for Bar passers as the coronavirus pandemic forced the hopefuls to wait for the results at home
MANILA, Philippines –
CHED did not issue this statement and the 'assistant commissioner' cited in the article is fake
The list will not be displayed at the Supreme Court premises. Bar takers should wait for the online release at home.
PRESS RELEASE: 1,334 out of 3,469 passed the Mechanical Engineer Licensure Examination and 48 out of 80 passed the Certified Plant Mechanic Licensure Examination
PRESS RELEASE: 552 out of 1,324 pass the February 2020 Master Plumber Licensure Examination
PRESS RELEASE: Examinees who wish to take the exam as scheduled on March 15 are advised to take self-protection measures prior to and on the day of the exam
PRESS RELEASE: 729 out of 1,195 pass the Physical Therapist Licensure Examination and 159 out of 216 pass the Occupational Therapist Licensure Examination
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Some powers of the Legal Education Board (LEB) are also declared as unconstitutional
28,973 elementary teachers and 54,179 secondary teachers pass the September 2019 Licensure Examination for Teachers
PRESS RELEASE: 1,166 out of 2,909 pass the Customs Broker Licensure Examination
Congratulations to the latest batch of licensed geologists!
Congratulations to the newest batch of agricultural and biosystems engineers!
Congratulations to the latest batch of licensed civil engineers!
PRESS RELEASE: 1,068 out of 2,219 pass the Midwife Licensure Examination
This question – ‘Did X’s proclamation divest the Comelec of its jurisdiction to decide the case and vest the HRET jurisdiction? Explain.’ – is unnecessarily complicated
Congratulations to all the passers!
In its message to Bar candidates, Malacañang meanwhile says, 'Rise to the challenge'
Around 600 cops will secure the University of Santo Tomas (UST) where 8,245 law graduates will take the Bar Exams for 4 Sundays of November
PRESS RELEASE: 731 out of 2,101 passed the Fisheries Technologist Licensure Examination
PRESS RELEASE: Here's what you need to remember for the Civil Service Commission exams on October 13, 2019
PRESS RELEASE: The complete list of successful examinees of the Aug. 4, 2019 CSE-PPT may be accessed at the CSC website.
This is not the first time the university dominated the naval board exam. In 2017, UC swept all 10 top slots.
Acing the physician licensure exam isn't new to the Peralta family as Federico’s sisters, Ana Bianca Eloise and Ana Eryka Elaine, were also among the top passers of the same exams in past years
PRESS RELEASE: 4,743 out of 6,453 passed the Medical Technologist Licensure Examination
Congratulations to the newest batch of licensed physicians!
PRESS RELEASE: 1,082 out of 1,934 passed the Forester Licensure Examination
PRESS RELEASE: Twelve civil service examinations are slated for 2020
PRESS RELEASE: 119 out of 197 pass the Master Plumber Licensure Examination in August 2019