Sorted by date added
Teodoro de los Reyes Padilla MP
(1927 - 1999)
On September 12, 2013, another distinguished collection was formally turned over to the De La Salle University Libraries. The Justice Teodoro R. Padilla Collection, consisting mostly of notable out-o...
Sabino Bibby Padilla MP
(1894 - 1986)
Legal Luminary and Defender of the Judiciary
An associate justice of the Supreme Court and justice secretary under the Quirino administration, Sabino Padilla y Bibby was born in the district of San M...
Fred Ruiz Castro MP
(1914 - 1979)
Fred Ruiz Castro was the Chief Justice of the Philippines from January 5, 1976 until his death on April 19, 1979 while on an official trip to India. More here: .
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia...
Ricardo Mercader Paras MP
(1891 - 1984)
Ricardo Mercader Paras graduated his Bachelor of Laws from the University of the Philippines in 1913, and placed second in the Bar Examinations that same year. He engaged in private law practice before...
Norberto Lopez Romualdez MP
(1875 - 1941)
Norberto Lopez Romualdez was a Philippine writer, politician, jurist and statesman. More here:
So much have been written in our history books about those people who had in one way or another contribu...
President Jose P. Laurel MP
(1891 - 1959)
José Paciano Garcia Laurel was the President of the Republic of the Philippines during World War II, from 1943 to 1945. He served as a senator and an associate justice of the Supreme Court. More here: ...
Edgardo Lardizabal Paras MP
(1922 - d.)
Edgardo Lardizabal Paras served as the Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines from 16 April 1986 to 04 July 1992. More here: .
Claro Mayo Recto, Jr. MP
(1890 - 1960)
Claro Mayo Recto was a Filipino politician, jurist, poet and statesman. More here: .
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 8 July 2015), Claro M Recto, 1960; Buria...
Ramon Calleja Fernandez, Sr. MP
(1916 - 1997)
Ramon Calleja Fernandez was born on 16 February 1916 in Libon, Albay, Philippines to Bartolome Seda Fernandez and Pilar Maronilla Calleja.
In government service, he was the Undersecretary of Justice ...
Leonardo A. Quisumbing MP
Appointed Supreme Court Associate Justice in 1998 by President Ramos.
Served as Labor Secretary since March l996 and also served as senior deputy executive secretary and defense undersecretary.