|Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines|
May 14, 2018 – August 28, 2018
|Preceded by||Maria Lourdes Sereno (de facto)|
|Succeeded by||Teresita Leonardo-de Castro|
March 1, 2018 – May 9, 2018 [a]
May 29, 2012 – August 25, 2012
|Preceded by||Renato Corona|
|Succeeded by||Maria Lourdes Sereno (de facto)|
|148th Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines|
|Assumed office |
October 26, 2001
|Appointed by||Gloria Macapagal Arroyo|
|Preceded by||Minerva Gonzaga Reyes|
|Born||October 26, 1949|
Davao City, Philippines
|Education||Ateneo de Manila University (BA)|
University of the Philippines, Diliman (LLB)
Antonio Tirol Carpio (born October 26, 1949) is a Filipino lawyer. He is the Senior Associate Justice and former acting Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines.He replaced Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno who was ousted by quo warranto proceedings that voided her appointment as illegal and declared her term of office as de facto tenure.
Notes[change | change source]
- Performed the duties of Chief Justice while Maria Lourdes Sereno was suspended.
References[change | change source]
- "Carpio assumes anew as acting Chief Justice". Manila Bulletin. May 14, 2018. Retrieved May 16, 2018.
- "De Castro is new Chief Justice until October". CNN Philippines. August 25, 2018. Retrieved August 25, 2018.
- "G.R. No. 237428. May 11, 2018" (PDF). Supreme Court of the Philippines. May 11, 2018. Retrieved May 11, 2018.