Did you know: First bar exam in PH
The first bar examination in the country was held in 1901 with four passers out of 13 examinees. According to records, the highest score received by a bar passer was recorded at 96.7 percent. This record, obtained in 1954, is held by retired Supreme Court Justice Florenz Regalado.—Schatzi Quodala, Inquirer Research
Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.