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ROLL OF THE GENTLEMEN OF THE FRATERNAL ORDER OF UTOPIA (As of 8 March 2015) 1. ABAD, Roberto Afan ‘64 2. ABAD SANTOS, Antonio ‘64 3. ABAD SANTOS, Roberto M. ‘90 4. ABAD SANTOS, Salvador S. ‘64 5. ABADILLA, Ariel Ybardolaza ‘66 6. ABALOS, Benjamin Jr. De Castro ’85 (Rambo) 7. ABAÑO, Antonio Maximo A. ‘69 8. ABAÑ0, Vivencio Fonacier ’81 (Bigkis-Bisig) 9. ABARQUEZ, Carlo E. ’03 (Fellowship) 10. ABARQUEZ, Leandro E. ’07 (Tripod) 11. ABARQUEZ, Paolo E. ‘05 12. ABARQUEZ, Ronald Allan C. ‘00 13. ABEJO, Virgilio C. ‘64 14. ABELA, Julius L. ‘64 15. ABELITA, Emilio Jr. M. ‘78 16. ABELLERA, Gilbert de Guia ‘66 17. ABIERA, Arthur Jr. Alomahan ’83 (Blackjack) 18. ABRAZALDO, Roderick T. ‘90 19. ABRERA, Justin Rafael ‘05 20. ABU, Arik C. ‘10 (Magiting) 21. ACABAN, Sergio Yu ‘66 22. ACASIO, Cyril Patrick Pareja ’02 (Glamour Boys) 23. ACHAS, Albino B. ‘64 24. ACOSTA, G. Fulton Villasanta ’84 (Ces Craft 23) 25. ACUÑA, Emmanuel read more++
The Fraternal Order of Utopia would like to congratulate Brod John Michael San Pedro Villanueva (2B) for being part of the team that was crowned the champions in the recently-concluded CHR Cup – a human rights-themed debate tournament held last Sept 6, 2014, at the CHR Compound in Diliman Q.C. The Beneficiality Speaker of Team 2Beat, Villanueva was joined by Liane Candelario and Angelique Pearl Simbulan (hailed as both the tournament and the finals Best Speaker), as they beat Team Colysseum in the finals. The match was judged by several prominent lawyers from the CHR, as well as the former ambassador of Chile, Roberto Mayorga. The trio debated for the Affirmative side, arguing that the resolution of the Supreme Court in Vinuya v. Executive Secretary must be abandoned since it denied the right of the aggrieved parties to effective reparation for human right violations. Both teams showed excellent oratory prowess and skill, greatly impressing the esteemed judges. The event was spearheaded read more++
After grueling months of intense study, our Utopian barristers look firmly towards conquering the approaching bar exam with full hearts, clear eyes, and Utopian resolve. The Fraternal Order of Utopia held its traditional Bar Sendoffs last September 12, 2014 at the Tipsy Pig Gastropub, Capitol Commons Pasig. The Sendoffs aimed to recognize our hardworking barristers and show them that the whole community is behind them each and every step of the way. This event was not only attended by the Utopian residents and the barristers themselves, but was also graced by the presence of the alumni members, as they all showed their unwavering faith and full support to the recent law graduates. The highlight of the evening was the testimonials of several noted alumni Utopian who had successfully hurdled the bar. Senior Brod Vivencio Abano, who placed fifth in the 1984 Bar examinations, held the audience spellbound as he recounted his own bar experience and the obstacles he had to overcome in read more++
The Fraternal Order of Utopia is now accepting requests for tips at P5,000.00 per set for this upcoming 2014 Philippine Bar Exams. A set includes the tips for both subjects (Ex: Political Law and Labor Law) scheduled on a particular Sunday. Please contact us at 09178440418 for your orders and inquiries. Good Luck Everyone!