Mr Domingo 'Egon' Q Cayosa
President | Integrated Bar of the Philippines (PHILIPPINES)
Atty Domingo Egon Quintas Cayosa is a corporate and litigation lawyer and an advocate for environmental protection, human rights, and ADR. He was conferred the Lingkod Bayan, the highest award for public service in the Philippines.
Egon made IBP history with his unanimous election as IBP's 25th National President. He is a member of the ASEAN Law Association, Philippine Bar Association, Vanguards of the Philippine Constitution, Philippine Institute of Arbitrators.
Under his leadership, IBP quadrupled its funds for legal aid, doubled its membership funds, instituted transparency and accountability mechanisms, forged the highest number of institutional partnerships, and enhanced involvements in advocacies, nation-building, and international bar organisations.
He has taught in various law schools and lectures for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Program and the Philippine Judicial Academy. finished Bachelor of Laws (Honour Society), M. B. A. (Honours Program), A.B. Economics (Dean's Medal), and Military Science and Tactics (Efficiency Medal) at the University of the Philippines. He heads his law firm and owns companies in real estate, agriculture and security.
Egon was appointed to the LAWASIA Executive Committee in 2020.