He said he is proud that a Dumagueteno, Ivan Bandal, made it to the Top 6. Ivan is the son of Regional Trial Court Branch 34 Judge Rosendo Bandal Jr. and Silliman's Department of Physics Chairperson Dr. Hope Maxino-Bandal.
The new lawyers from Silliman University include Joshua Francisco Ablong, Elizabeth Karla Aguilan, Michelle Lyn Apao, Terrence Anton Callao, Cleo Cleope-Santillan, Conrado II Concepcion,Rudy Concepcion, Aldeo Jesus Diez, Rudylyn Laurente,Melissa Grace Legaspi, , Romela Mae Napao-Lozano, and Izra Elita Singson.
The five Bar passers from Foundation University are Jean Paul Diputado,Remedio Gabas Jr., Chrislyned Garces, Peter Chuck Lagos and Mel Nick Logronio.
Peter Roderick Olpoc is the lone passer from Negros Oriental State University.
Former Executive Judge Eleuterio Chiu, dean of the Foundation University College of Law and Jurisprudence, also congratulated the new lawyers. (The Visayan Daily Star)