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List of notable or famous judges from Philippines, with bios and photos, including the top judges born in Philippines and even some popular judges who immigrated to Philippines. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Filipino judges then this list is the perfect resource for you. These judges are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known judge from Philippines is included when available.

List is made up of many different people, including Miriam Defensor Santiago and Claudio Teehankee, Sr..

This historic judges from Philippines list can help answer the questions "Who are some Filipino judges of note?" and "Who are the most famous judges from Philippines?" These prominent judges of Philippines may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Filipino judges.

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Abdulwahid Bidin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Judges from Philippines
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Abdulwahid A. Bidin was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines. Appointed by President Corazon Aquino in 1987, he was the first Filipino Muslim named to the country's High Bench. ...more

Age: Died at 74 (1925-1999)

Birthplace: Sitangkai, Philippines

Profession: Judge, Lawyer

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Adolfo Azcuna is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Judges from Philippines
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Adolfo S. Azcuna is a Filipino jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines from 2002 to 2009. He was appointed to the Court by President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on October 24, 2002. He is the current Chancellor of the Philippine Judicial Academy, having been ...more

Age: 78

Birthplace: Katipunan, Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines

Profession: Judge, Lawyer

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Alfredo Benipayo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Judges from Philippines
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Alfredo Logronio Benipayo is the former Dean of the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Civil Law, the oldest law school in the Philippines. He is a former magistrate and a respected law professor and bar reviewer in the country. ...more

Age: 78

Birthplace: Manila, Philippines

Profession: Judge, Solicitor, Lawyer

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Ma. Alicia Austria-Martinez is a Filipino jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines from 2002 to 2009. She was appointed to the Court by President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo on April 12, 2002. ...more

Age: 76

Birthplace: Manila, Philippines

Profession: Judge, Lawyer

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