DOTr chief names lawyer Karen Lim as OTS officer-in-charge
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Transportation (DOTr) on Thursday announced the appointment of lawyer Karen Lim as the officer-in-charge of the department’s Office for Transportation Security (OTS).
Transportation Secretary Jaime Bautista appointed Lim through Special Order No. 2022-116 dated last Friday, July 1.
According to the department, Lim is expected to “perform and discharge the functions and responsibilities as OIC of the OTS until July 31, 2022 or until a replacement has been appointed or designated, whichever comes first.”
Lim has previously served as the OIC of the OTS Legal Service, the agency’s in-house legal arm, which has rendered advice, comments and opinion on laws and rules affecting DOTr operations.
Aside from her, lawyer Romeo Vera Cruz was also named as one of the officers-in-charge under the department.
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