Jose-Mari H. Roco
Associate
Education/Academic Attainments: 
Mr. Roco obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the Ateneo de Manila University in 2015. He also obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Management Economics with a minor in History from the same university in 2009. From 2012 to 2015, he served as an Editor of the Ateneo Law Journal. He was also its Lead Editor from 2012 to 2013 and member of its Executive Committee from 2014 to 2015. Mr. Roco was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2016.
Law Professorial Positions & Legal Publications: 
Mr. Roco published articles in the Ateneo Law Journal, namely: “Decisional Accountability of Supreme Court Justices: Establishing a Framework for the Imposition of Administrative Liability against Justices for their Delay in the Disposition of Cases” [59 ATENEO L.J. 544 (2014)] and “Keeping Up with the Times: A Critique of Corpuz v. People and the Imposition of Penalties for Value-based Crimes under the Revised Penal Code” [59 ATENEO L.J. 246 (2014)]. He also served as an editor of the 2014 edition of former Supreme Court Justice Jose C. Vitug and former Court of Tax Appeals Presiding Justice Ernesto D. Acosta’s textbook entitled “Tax Law and Jurisprudence.”
Professional Membership & Affiliations: 
Mr. Roco is a member of the Quezon City Chapter of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines.