To teach law in the grand manner and to make great lawyers

ATTY. DENNIS GORECHO 11/29/2022

Under the Canons of Professional Ethics, a lawyer should strive at all times to uphold the honor and to maintain the dignity of the legal profession. This is the same message of former Vice President Leni Robredo…

Lawyer of Mandaue’s Register of Deeds nabbed for allegedly extorting money from client

Pegeen Maisie Sararana 11/28/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A lawyer of the Office of the Register of Deeds in Mandaue City has underwent an inquest proceeding at the Office of the Ombudsman of the Visayas after he was arrested on Friday,…

3 angles eyed in ambush of lawyer, son in Mandaue City

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña and Mary Rose Sagarino 09/02/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Mandaue City police are looking into three angles as possible motives behind the ambush of lawyer Karen Quiñanola-Gonzales, and her 19-year-old son, on Thursday night, September 1, in Barangay Tipolo, Mandaue City. Police…

Cebuano Bar exam passer fulfills dream for his late father

Micah Sophia C. Marcellones 04/23/2022

CEBU, Philippines — A Cebuano bar exam passer went viral after sharing an inspiring story behind his motivation to pursue his dream of becoming a lawyer. Rofel Bayaga Kiamco, 41, from Carmen, Cebu, shared that the death…

‘Sana abogado:’ A compassionate lawyer will make a good president, says Duterte

Daniza Fernandez 03/14/2022

MANILA, Philippines — A decisive, compassionate lawyer is an ideal president of the country, President Rodrigo Duterte said over the weekend. In an interview with Sunshine Media Network International’s Pastor Apollo Quiboloy on Saturday, Duterte was asked what…

Miss World PH candidate Shaila Rebortera aspires to become an ‘honest lawyer’

Doris Mondragon 09/16/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Miss World aspirant Cebuana Shaila Mae Rebortera shares on Instagram her childhood dream—to become an ‘honest lawyer.’ Despite taking a different path from what she dreamed of as a child, Rebortera said she was still…

Who is Atty. Rex Fernandez?

Mae Fhel Gom-os 08/27/2021

  (Updated) MANDAUE CITY, Cebu –Just hours after the killing of Atty. Rex Fernandez in a broad daylight ambush in Cebu City, the National Union of People’s Lawyers (NUPL) – Cebu Chapter released a statement condemning the ruthless killing…

Another lawyer in Cebu killed

Morexette Marie Erram, Paul Lauro 12/17/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Another lawyer was shot dead in Cebu just barely a month after a similar incident happened. Police in Danao City confirmed that Lawyer Baby Maria Concepcion Landero-Ole was killed by still unidentified killers…

Special Investigation Task Group created for Cebu lawyer’s ambush

Alven Marie A. Timtim 11/27/2020

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental—A Special Investigation Task Group (SITG) will be created by the Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) to focus on the investigation of the killing of Lawyer Luis Wee. Wee was gunned down by still…

2 lawyers shot in Cebu in less than 2 months

Morexette Marie B. Erram, Paul Lauro 11/23/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A lawyer was gunned down here in broad daylight on Monday, November 23, 2020, just six weeks after an almost similar incident also occurred to a fellow lawyer in Lapu-Lapu City. The Integrated…

Planting is never fun

Victor T. Reyes - @inquirerdotnet 10/21/2020

Ask any lawyer what he wants to do after retirement and, most likely, he will tell you—farming. And that’s exactly what most of my lawyer friends and I did after semi-retiring from the very busy and tension-filled…

Lapu police has persons of interest in lawyer’s ambush

Alven Marie Timtim 10/14/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—The investigators of Station 2 of the Lapu-Lapu City Police Office (LLCPO) now have persons of interest who may be involved in the attempted ambush of Lawyer James Joseph Gupana. The investigator of the case,…

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