List of nominees for Chief Justice

Posted at 06/16/2012 12:23 AM | Updated as of 06/16/2012 11:00 AM

List of nominees for Chief Justice (as of 4:45 p.m. Friday, June 15)

1 - Associate Justice Roberto Abad
2 - Associate Justice Jose Perez
3 - Associate Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno

4 - Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio [automatic]
5 - Associate Justice Presbitero Velasco, Jr. [automatic]
6 - Associate Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro [automatic]
7- Associate Justice Arturo Brion [automatic]
8 - Associate Justice Diosdado Peralta [automatic]

9 - Justice Secretary Leila De Lima
10 - Solicitor General Francis Jardeleza
11 - BIR Commissioner Kim Henares
12 - Former UP College of Law Dean Marvic Leonen

13 - Comelec Commissioner Rene Sarmiento
14 - University of the East Law Dean Amado Valdez
15 - Former Energy Secretary Raphael Lotilla
16 - Journalist and former lawmaker Teodoro "Teddy Boy" Locsin, Jr.

17 - Former Solicitor General Frank Chavez;
18 - Former University of the Philippines College of Law Dean Raul Pangalangan
19 - Family law expert Atty. Katrina Legarda
20 - Former Ateneo de Manila Law Dean Cesar Villanueva;

21 - Retired Judge Manuel Siayngco, Jr.
22 - Prof. Rafael Morales
23 - Atty. Nepomuceno Aparis
24 - IBP National President Roan Libarios
25 - Rodolfo Robles

Laguna Assistant State Prosecutor Cesar Sasondoncillo -- DECLINED
Jocelyn Esquivel, nurse -- DISQUALIFIED
Hilarion Aquino -- DISQUALIFIED (age)