Mae Diane M. Azores of Bonga, Legazpi City, Albay ranked first on the 2019 Bar Examinations. She finished her Juris Doctor degree at University of Sto. Tomas – Legazpi (formerly Aquinas University) College of Law.

She obtained the highest rank for the 2019 Bar Examinations with a rating of 91.0490% followed by Princess Fatima T. Parahiman, a graduate of the University of the East, with a rating of 89.5230%. Myra M. Baranda another Albayano and also a graduate of UST-Legazpi College of Law placed third on the said examination with a rating of 88.8250%.

Other placers include: 4th placer Dawna Fya O. Bandiola of San Beda College – Alabang, with rating; 88.3360 % 5th placer Jocelyn B. Fabello of Palawan State University, with rating; 88.2630% 6th placer Kenneth Glen L. Manuel of University of Sto. Tomas with a rating; 88.1730%, 7th placer Rhowee Deimoy Buergo of Jose Rizal University with rating; 87.8710%, 8th placer Anton Luis A. Avila of St. Louis University with rating; 87.5820%, 9th placer Jun Dexter A. Rojas of Polytechnic University of the Philippines with a rating; 87.5765%, and 10th placer Bebelan A. Madera of University of St. La Salle with a rating 87.3795%. Azores is also a certified public accountant (CPA) which now makes her a CPA – Lawyer. It was her childhood dream to be a CPA – Lawyer.

Image Sources: Mae Diane M. Azores | PRC Board