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Chief Justice Querube C. Makalintal


Tenure: October 21, 1973 - December 22, 1975
Appointed by: D. Macapagal

Birthdate: December 22, 1910
Died: November 09, 2002

Place of Birth: San Jose, Batangas

Children: Eduardo, Maria Socorro, and Ambrosio

Name of Spouse:
Rosario Gonzales

Name of Parents:
Ambrosio Makalintal and Rufina Cortinas

Education:
  1. Elementary : San Jose
  2. Secondary : Batangas
  3. Associate in Arts, University of the Philippines
  4. Bachelor of Law, University of the Philippines
  5. 7th Placer in the Bar exam, 1933
  6. 3rd Placer in the Law Clerk Examinations by Civil Service, 1934


Professional Career:
  1. Law Clerk, Metropolitan Water District
  2. Assistant and then Associate, Recto Law Office
  3. Judge, Court of 1st Instance in Iloilo, 1946
  4. Solicitor General, 1954
  5. Associate Justice, Court of Appeals
  6. Presiding Justice, Court of Appeals
  7. Associate Justice, Supreme Court, May 23, 1962
  8. Chief Justice, Supreme Court, October 24, 1973


Awards:
  1. Papal Pro Ecclesia Pontifice Award


Professional and Civil Organizations:


Books:
  1. Administrative Problems in the Working of Superior Courts of Justice, Including the Relations of the Judiciary with the Public, the Press, and the Bar, in 2 International Conference of Appellate Magistrates, Philippine International Convention Center, Manila, January 9 to 15, 1977, p. 27.
  2. Advise to New Lawyers, in Oath-Taking Ceremonies for the Successful 1974 Bar Candidates, Cultural Center of the Philippines, Manila, June 5, 1975. p. 2
  3. Greetings in Record of the Fifth Asian Judicial Conference, Seoul, 25th - 29th September 1972, p. 139.
  4. Jose P. Laurel, in Jose P. Laurel Fourth Memorial Volume. Manila: Jose P. Laurel Memorial (Charitable & Cultural), 1991. p. 51-63.
  5. Judicial Power of Review in the Philippines, in Record of the Fifth Asian Judicial Conference, Seoul, 25th - 29th September 1972, p. 257-265.
  6. The Pragmatic Jurist; Selected Opinions of Chief Justice Querube C. Makalintal. Edited by Chat Garrido-Ocampo and Rhoda S. Santos. Manila: Supreme Court, 2001. 234p.
  7. Speeches of Justice Querube C. Makalintal. 2vols.
  8. Speeches of Speaker Querube C. Makalintal (Batasang Pambansa); June 12, 1978 to June 30, 1984 by Nookie Makalintal -Lanuza. 360p.
  9. The Supreme Court Under the New Constitution (Footnote to the Ratification Cases). Speech Delivered at the Luncheon Tendered in His Honor by LAWASIA, PBA, and PLA at the Hilton Hotel on February 19, 1974. Manila: Supreme Court, 1974. 15p.
  10. The Supreme Court Under the New Constitution; Selected Addresses of Chief Justice Querube C. Makalintal. Compiled by Ma. Socorro M. Lanuza. Manila: Supreme Court, 1975. 104p.
  11. The Words of An Eminent Jurist; A Compilation of Speeches Delivered by The Hon. Chief Justice Querube C. Makalintal. Manila: Supreme Court Printing Servies, 1975. 295p.


Periodicals:
  1. Capsule Profile : Chief Justice Querube C. Makalintal. 3 JIBP 4, 248 (1975).
  2. Castro, Fred Ruiz. Chief Justice Querube C. Makalintal : The Consummate Jurist. 3 JIBP 4, 249 (1975)
  3. Endaya, Victoriano H. The Role of Batangas in the Field of Law. 34 Lawyers J 87 (March 31, 1969)
  4. Makalintal, Querube C. The Batasang Pambansa. Fookien Times Yearbook 1980, p. 286-289
  5. The Batasang Pambansa : Its Sixth and Last Session. Fookien Times Philippines Yearbook 1983-84, p. 64.
  6. A Case of Abysmal Ignorance or Unpardonable Recklessness. 25 UST Law Rev 73, 11 (Dec.-Jan. 1975)
  7. The Chief Retires. 2 JIBP No. 1, 14 (Mar. 1974)
  8. Choosing the Leader. 22 Lawyers J 437 (Sept. 30, 1957)
  9. The Constitution and Partisan Politics. 34 Lawyers J 46 (Feb. 28, 1969)
  10. De Jager v. Attorney of Natal (an analysis). 11 Lawyers J 2 (Jan. 31, 1946)
  11. The IBP : An Agent for Social Order. 3 JIBP No. 2, 106 (1975)
  12. The Integrated Bar – Now a Living Reality. 1 JIBP 1, 60 (June 1973)
  13. Justice and the Lawyer. 1 JIBP 94 (Sept. 1973)
  14. Manifestation of Mutual Esteem. JIBP No. 4 254 (1975)
  15. Mutuality Between Protection and Allegiance (further analysis of the case of De Jager v. Attorney General of Natal). 11 Lawyers J 50 (Feb. 28, 1946)
  16. The President and the Batasang Pambansa. Fookien Times Philippines Yearbook 1982-83, p. 94.
  17. Recto : Nationalist, Lawyer and Humanist. 34 Lawyers J No. 10, 343 (Oct. 31, 1969)
  18. The Role of the Judiciary, Primarily the Supreme Court, Under the Revised Constitution. 24 UST Law Rev No. 3, 3 (Dec.- Jan. 1974)
  19. A Salute to the Integrated Bar. 1 JIBP No. 1, 46 (June 1973); 38 Lawyers J No. 10, 370 (Oct. 31, 1973)
  20. The Supreme Court : A New Profile. 25 UST Law Rev No. 2, 16 (Sept.-Oct. 1974)
  21. The Supreme Court Under the New Constitution (Footnote to the Ratification Cases) The Fookien Times Yearbook 1974, p. 284
  22. To the IBP : Carry On. 3 JIBP 2, 87 (1975)
  23. Why We Took An Oath Under the New Constitution. 25 UST Law Rev No. 2, 16 (Sept.-Oct. 1974)
  24. Neri, Liliano B. The Humanity of Chief Justice Querube C. Makalintal. 3 JIBP No. 4, 239 (1975)
  25. Speech of Supreme Court Chief Justice Querube C. Makalintal. 38 Lawyers J No. 11, 407 (Nov. 31, 1973)

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