ABOUT CHRISTOPHER JOHN P. LAO

Christopher obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy degree from the University of the Philippines Diliman in 2006, graduating Summa Cum Laude and College Valedictorian. In 2011, he obtained his Juris Doctor (JD) degree from the same university where he was a recipient of the Justice Irene R. Cortes Memorial Scholarship. While studying law, Christopher worked as a summer apprentice at then CVC Law and as a Consultant at the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, UP Diliman. He was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2012. Thereafter, he joined the Ongkiko Manhit Custodio & Acorda Law Offices (OCMALAW).

Christopher’s present interests include advocating against bullying.