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Chief Justice Manuel V. Moran


Tenure: July 09, 1945 - March 20, 1951
Appointed by: Manuel L. Quezon

Birthdate: October 27, 1893
Died: August 23, 1961
Place of Birth: Binalonan, Pangasinan

Education:
  1. Bachelor of Arts, Liceo de Manila, 1909
  2. Bachelor of Laws, Escuela de Manila, 1913
  3. Admitted to the Bar in 1913
Professional Career:
  1. Auxiliary Judge, Iloilo and Pampanga
  2. Judge, CFI of : Cavite, Palawan, Tarlac, and Manila
  3. Associate Justice, Court of Appeals
  4. Chief Justice, Supreme Court, July 9. 1945
  5. Retired in 1951

Highlights:
Manuel V. Moran was the first chief justice appointed under the Republic of the Philippines and the first Philippine ambassador to Spain and the Vatican. Awards:
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