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Office: Malcolm Hall
Mail: College of Law, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City 1101
Tel: 920-5514 loc. 403

Associate Professor of Law


Virgilio Santiago Jacinto has been an Associate Professor of the University of the Philippines College of Law since 1999. He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree (A.B. Philosophy) from the University of the Philippines in 1976. He also graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of the Philippines as class salutatorian. More than that, he placed 6th in the 1981 Bar Examinations. He then earned his Master of Laws degree from Harvard University. 

Formerly, Professor Jacinto was a Partner of the Villareal Law Offices, an Associate in Sycip, Salazar, Feliciano & Hernandez Law Office and a Director/Corporate Secretary in United Coconut Planters Bank. Currently, he is the Senior Vice President of San Miguel Corporation, Corporate Secretary and Compliance Officer of Ginebra San Miguel Inc. and Top Frontier Investment Holdings Inc. 



AB, University of the Philippines, 1976
LLB, University of the Philippines, 1981
LLM, UP, Harvard University, 1984