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Justice JOSE C. REYES, JR. was born on September 18, 1950 in Tacloban City. He is married to Ma. Ofelia V. Bernardino with whom he has 3 children – Leonard Joseph, Olivia Joyce & Valerie Joan and two grandchildren, Rian Ozzie and Leia Jaiana. He obtained his Bachelor of Laws at the San Beda College in 1977 and passed the Bar Examinations given in the same year.

He joined the Judiciary as a Technical Assistant of Supreme Court Chief Justice Felix V. Makasiar in 1978. He was appointed Presiding Judge of MeTC Branch 69 of Pasig City in 1987 and RTC Branch 76 of San Mateo, Rizal in 1991. He acted as Executive Judge from June 1995 to July 2003 and was designated special court judge to try and decide heinous crimes from October 1996 to July 2003.

He took his oath of office as Associate Justice of the Court of Appeals on July 8, 2003 and is currently the Chairperson of the Twelfth Division.

He is a Professional Lecturer II of the Philippine Judicial Academy of the Supreme Court. He has also been a part-time faculty member of the Commercial Law Department, College of Business and Economics at the De La Salle University for 31 years. The university awarded him the Most Outstanding Part-time Faculty for School Year 2001-2002.

He is also a Lay Minister of the Holy Eucharist, a State Advocate of the Knights of Columbus and a Chapter Head of Couples for Christ.

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