Atty. Leila De Lima

 
Atty. Leila De Lima
 
Atty. Leila de Lima made her mark as an election lawyer before being appointed as the Chairperson of the Commission on Human Rights in 2008. She obtained a degree in A.B. History from De La Salle University and Bachelor of Laws from San Beda College. She placed eighth in the 1985 bar exam. Atty. de Lima became a founding and managing partner of the De Lima & Meñez Law Offices and a professor of law at the San Beda College of Law where she taught Election Laws, Business Organization, Persons and Family Relations, Transportation Laws and Statutory Construction.