Chief Justice Lucas P. Bersamin, Court of Appeals (CA) Presiding Justice Romeo F. Barza, and retiring CA Associate Justice Sesinando E. Villon (seated, from left) pose for posterity

July 16, 2019

Chief Justice Lucas P. Bersamin, Court of Appeals (CA) Presiding Justice Romeo F. Barza, and retiring CA Associate Justice Sesinando E. Villon (seated, from left) pose for posterity with the CA Associate Justices during the retirement ceremonies for Justice Villon on July 15, 2019 at the Rizal Park Hotel, Ermita, Manila. Justice Villon received judicial tokens such as a national flag, CA flag, Book of Decisions, judicial robe, ceremonial robe, gavel, Bench shingle, and CA seal, among others. Justice Villon retires after being in public service for 32 years, 15 years of which were spent serving as a magistrate of the Court of Appeals. (Caption by Darylle Evie Mae C. Catabay; Photo by Francisco S. Gutierrez)