Retired SC Justice Del Castillo is New PHILJA Vice Chancellor

November 6, 2020

Retired Supreme Court Associate Justice Mariano C. Del Castillo is sworn in as the new Vice Chancellor of the Philippine Judicial Academy (PHILJA) by Chief Justice Diosdado M. Peralta today at the En Banc Session Hall.  With him are his family members:  (from left) son, Judge Xavier Paulo Del Castillo; daughter-in-law, Cristina Maria Lorenzo-Del Castillo; grandchild, Jacob Cristopher; and wife, former Dean of Ateneo de Manila University School of Law, Atty. Cynthia R. Del Castillo.  Justice Del Castillo succeeds Retired SC Associate Justice Romeo J. Callejo, Sr. who was recently appointed Chair of the Judicial Integrity Board.  Justice Del Castillo will serve as PHILJA’s Vice Chancellor for two years.