LEB Awards ALS as Top Law School

September 19, 2019
On September 16, on the occasion of Philippine National Law Week, the Legal Education Board presented an award to the Ateneo Law School (ALS) for having ranked first among all Philippine law schools in terms of the passing percentage of first time takers of the 2018 bar exams. Of those who took the bar exams for the first time, the ALS obtained the highest passing rate among all law schools of 88.76%.
 
From left: Atty. Sed Candelaria, former ALS Dean; Dr. John Paul Vergara, VP for the Professional Schools; Atty. Joey Hofileña, ALS Dean; LEB Commissioner Abelardo T. Domondon; and, LEB Chairman Emerson B. Aquende
From left: Atty. Sed Candelaria, former ALS Dean; Dr. John Paul Vergara, VP for the Professional Schools; Atty. Joey Hofileña, ALS Dean; LEB Commissioner Abelardo T. Domondon; and, LEB Chairman Emerson B. Aquende
The ALS also had the highest total passing rate of 86.76% in the 2018 Bar Examinations. A total of 177 ALS graduates passed the recent bar exams. The school also posted the highest passing rates in Political Law, Civil Law and Taxation.
 

 

 

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  • LEB Awards ALS as Top Law School
    Thursday, September 19, 2019
    On September 16, on the occasion of Philippine National Law Week, the Legal Education Board presented an award to the Ateneo Law School (ALS) for having ranked first among all Philippine law schools in terms of the passing percentage of first time takers of the 2018 bar exams. Of those who took the bar exams for the first time, the ALS obtained the highest passing rate among all law schools of 88.76%.
     
    From left: Atty. Sed Candelaria, former ALS Dean; Dr. John Paul Vergara, VP for the Professional Schools; Atty. Joey Hofileña, ALS Dean; LEB Commissioner Abelardo T. Domondon; and, LEB Chairman Emerson B. Aquende
    From left: Atty. Sed Candelaria, former ALS Dean; Dr. John Paul Vergara, VP for the Professional Schools; Atty. Joey Hofileña, ALS Dean; LEB Commissioner Abelardo T. Domondon; and, LEB Chairman Emerson B. Aquende
    The ALS also had the highest total passing rate of 86.76% in the 2018 Bar Examinations. A total of 177 ALS graduates passed the recent bar exams. The school also posted the highest passing rates in Political Law, Civil Law and Taxation.