Judicial and Bar Council releases list of associate justice applicants

Mike Navallo, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 30 2019 02:17 AM

MANILA - The Judicial and Bar Council on Tuesday released the list of applicants for Supreme Court associate justice post, replacing the slot vacated by Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin.

The list was released by Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra, who is also a member of the JBC.

Of the 21 applicants, 14 are from the Court of Appeals.

The first JBC deliberations is set on Thursday, January 31.

The following are the applicants for the associate justice post:

  • Nina Antonio-Valenzuela - CA
  • Ramon Bato, Jr. - CA
  • Apolinario Bruselas, Jr. - CA
  • Amparo Cabotaje-Tang - SB
  • Ramon Cruz - CA
  • Stephen Cruz - CA
  • Efren de la Cruz - SB
  • Roman del Rosario - CTA
  • Edgardo de los Santos - CA
  • Japar Dimaampao - CA
  • Ramon Garcia - CA
  • Henry Jean-Paul Inting - CA
  • Amy Lazaro-Javier - CA
  • Jhosep Lopez - CA
  • Mario Lopez - CA
  • Midas Marquez - SC Court Administrator
  • Eduardo Peralta, Jr. - CA
  • Ricardo Rosario - CA
  • Cesar Villanueva - private practitioner
  • Lanee Cui-David - BIR
  • Jeremy Gatdula - academe