Concepcion, Danilo L., LLM

Dean
College of Law
University of the Philippines Diliman

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Danicon, as he is fondly called by his friends and students,has been a consistent honor student having graduated valedictorian in elementary school and valedictorian in high school. He finished Agricultural Engineering at the De La Salle-Araneta University in 1979, and topped the Board Exam that same year. He studied law at the University of the Philippines graduating in 1983 and was a topnotcher in the BAR Exam given that year.

He received his Master of Laws degree from the University of London in 1986 as a scholar of the British government. He was elected member of the Batasang Pambansa in 1978 and served until 1986 as a representative of the youth sector. He was appointed Associate Commissioner of the Securities & Exchange Commission in 1996 and served until his resignation in 2000 to become President of De La Salle-Araneta University on loan from U.P.

He returned to U.P. in 2002 to become Associate Dean of the U.P. College of Law, Head of the U.P. Law Center and Director of the Institute of Judicial Administration until May of 2006. He was appointed Vice-President of Legal Affairs of the University of the Philippines in February 2011 and was elected the 14th Dean of the U.P. College of Law on June 3, 2011. Presently, he is a Law Professor, Bar Reviewer, Corporate Law Practitioner, and Radio and T.V. personality.