UE College of Law strengthens academic instruction

UE Newsmakers June 3, 2010

The UE College of Law (UE CLaw) continues to recruit highly skilled and qualified faculty members in pursuit of its retooling program to strengthen academic instruction.

According to Dean Amado D. Valdez, the new additions to the UE CLaw faculty this first semester, SY 2010-11, teaching commercial law, political law and civil law are: lawyers Tristan A. Catindig, an authority in Commercial Law and a 1990 Mercantile Law Bar examiner; Jeremy I. Gatdula, 2009 Political and Public International Law Bar examiner; Ernesto L. Pineda, Civil Law Bar Exam reviewer and former DOJ Undersecretary; Jose Domingo L. Tan, Chief Legal Counsel, JAKA Investments Corporation; and Rodolfo B. Dizon, 1979 Bar Exam 11th placer.

Profs. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III and January A. Sanchez, who topped the 1990 and 2004 Bar Examinations respectively, are also members of the UE law faculty.

In a related event, UE CLaw’s welcome lecture for its freshmen and upperclassmen, among other interested parties, for free, entitled “How To Be a Top Rate Law Student”, on Wednesday, June 17, from 6-9 p.m. at the UE Pre-Bar Review Room, will have Bar topnotcher, reviewer and examiner Prof. Abelardo T. Domondon as lecturer. For further info, visit the Dean’s Office, 3rd Floor, Dalupan Sr. Bldg., UE Manila, or call at tel. no. 7355471 loc. 323 or 324.