,

ChanRobles Virtual Law Library






CHANROBLES VIRTUAL LAW LIBRARY




On-Line Bar Review

cralaw_chanroblesbar

MCLE:

cralaw_lawnet

DebtKollect

cralaw_debkollect

Intellectual Property

cralaw_iplaw
Chan Robles Virtual Law Library
 

Bookmark and Share

THE SUPREME COURT OF THE PHILIPPINES
  
The Constitution of the Philippines vests judicial power in one Supreme Court and such lower courts as may be established by law. [Section 1, Art. VIII, 1987 Constitution). 

The Supreme Court is composed of one Chief Justice and fourteen Associate Justices, all of whom are appointed by the President from a list of recommendees presented by the Judicial and Bar Council.  
     
The  members of the Supreme Court serve during good behavior until they reach the age of 70 or unless removed by impeachment for any of the grounds provided by the Constitution.  
    
The Court sits either en banc or in divisions of three, five or seven members.  
PROCEDURE IN THE SUPREME COURT
[CIVIL]
 RULE 56-A ORIGINAL CASES
RULE 56-B APPEALED CASES
PROCEDURE IN THE SUPREME COURT
[CRIMINAL]
 RULE 125 - PROCEDURE IN THE SUPREME COURT

THE SUPREME COURT DIRECTORY OF INCUMBENT JUSTICES

Go to the Supreme Court Website
 
PHILIPPINE JUDICIAL SYSTEM 
 
Background on the Philippine Judicial System
Philippine Judicial Hierarchy
Regular Courts
Special Courts
Collegiate Courts
Lower Courts
The Supreme Court
The Court of Appeals
Sandiganbayan
Court of Tax Appeals
Regional Trial Courts
Shari'a District Courts
Shari'a Circuit Courts
Municipal Trial Courts
Metropolitan Trial Courts
Municipal Circuit Trial Courts
Municipal Trial Courts in Cities
Constitutional Provisions on the Judiciary
Rules of Court of the Philippines
Supreme Court Decisions
Supreme Court Circulars
Philippine Law Update:  The Supreme Court & the Judiciary
 

2006 DIRECTORY OF JUSTICES AND JUDGES 
of the following courts:

PHILIPPINE JUDICIAL SYSTEM
DIRECTORY OF JUSTICES AND JUDGES
 
Supreme Court
Court of Appeals
Sandiganbayan
Court of Tax Appeals
Regional Trial Courts
Metropolitan Trial Courts in Cities
Municipal Trial Courts/Municipal Circuit Courts
Shari'a District Courts
Shari'a Circuit Courts


 Back to Top   -   Back to Main Index   -   Back to Home
 
Since 19.07.98