About US

Established in 1953, San Sebastian College of Law is one of the premier law schools in the Philippines. Being the academic base of our nation’s best Bar Review lecturers and book authors, San Sebastian College of Law consistently aims for academic excellence. With its excellent faculty and dedicated administration, San Sebastian College of law has produced Bar topnotchers and numerous outstanding lawyers now considered as experts in the different fields of law. The College also prides itself as the home of the Recoletos Law Center, the nation’s most sough-after Bar Review Center, and of the Sebastinian Office of Legal Aid.
Message from the Dean
Bar TopNotchers and Distinguished Alumni

Judge Karen Canullas-Armada (2007 Bar 6th placer)
Karen Armada was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2008 and is currently the Presiding Judge in Branch 123 of Metropolitan Trial Court in Las Pinas. She teaches Constitutional Law and one of the Advanced Bar Courses Lecturers.

Atty. Judy Lardizabal (2009 Bar 1st placer)
Judy A. Lardizabal graduated as valedictorian of Batch 2008. Currently one of the managing Partners of Buban-Lardizabal Law Offices, she teaches Persons and Family Relations and is also a Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) Lecturer in Civil Law.