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The Big Daddy: Atty. Karl Castillo (Part 1)

ATTY. KARL ARIAN A. CASTILLO is one of the most accomplished young lawyers in the in the country today. At age 40, he is one the youngest Partners in one of the country’s leading litigation firms...

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My Light Blue Suit

In an earlier article entitled Light Colored Suits in Court?, I had discussed how I loved wearing these kinds of outfits both inside and outside the courtroom. Here, I will be focusing on one...

Light Colored Suits in Court?

Rarely do we see Filipino lawyers wearing a suit in court. I previously discussed this in an earlier article entitled The Suit vs. The Barong. In a courtroom with about twenty lawyers, there will...

Lawyer Jokes

10 Really Funny Lawyer Jokes

People love to make fun of lawyers. It’s either they love us so much or they despise us to the bone. No matter what the reason may be, the fact is there are hundreds...

3 WAYS TO LEGALLY GET AWAY WITH MURDER

3 WAYS TO LEGALLY GET AWAY WITH MURDER

Believe it or not, there are several provisions in various Philippine laws that actually allow people to get away with murder.  Here are three (3) of them.

Suit vs. Barong

The Suit vs. The Barong

Here in the Philippines, the word “lawyer” is usually associated with an old man wearing a Barong Tagalog. Although I truly believe that the “old guy” part is a misconception (as majority of the...

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What is Trial Trendy?

Lawyers are probably the most stereotyped persons in the entire world. Here in the Philippines, lawyers are always pictured as old, non-smiling, big-bellied individuals wearing crumpled barongs and holding large leather briefcases. Most believe that lawyers...