VIVIAN S. TAN – DELA CRUZ


Born on September 26, 1980
Tacloban City, Philippines
Admitted to the Philippine Bar — 2008

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

• Partner, Esguerra & Blanco Law Offices, 1 January 2017 – Present
• Senior Associate, Esguerra & Blanco Law Offices, 1 January 2012 – 2016
• Junior Associate, Esguerra & Blanco Law Offices, April 2008 – December 2011
• Legal Assistant, Esguerra & Blanco Law Offices, June 2007 – March 2008
• Law Intern, University of the Philippines Office of Legal Aid, 2005-2006
• Law Intern, ACCRA Law Offices, April 2005 – May 2005
• Law Intern, Esguerra & Blanco Law Offices, May 2004
• Intern, Reciña, Reciña, Aragones Law Offices, September 2001-January 2002
• Intern, Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago’s Summer sa Senado, 2000

AFFILIATIONS
• Integrated Bar of the Philippines, Makati Chapter
• Order of the Purple Feather Honor Society, University of the Philippines, College of Law
• UP Women Lawyers Circle
• UP Law Student Government (UP LSG), Labor Law Academics Head, UP LSG Bar Operations, 2004 – 2006
• Student Council, College of Liberal Arts, University of the Philippines, Legislative Assembly Representative, 2000-2001
• UP Delta Lambda Sigma Sorority, Alumnae Chapter, Vice Archon, 2006-2007, Board of Admissions, 2005-2006
• Women in Law, 2005-2007
• Alyansang Tapat sa Lasallista, Alumnae Chapter
• Student Council, College of Liberal Arts, De La Salle University, Legislative Assembly Representative, 2001 –2002; Chairperson, National Affairs Committee of the Legislative Assembly, 2001 – 2002; Student Representative, Disciplinary Board, 2001-2002

EDUCATION, HONORS AND AWARDS
• 10th Place, 2007 Philippine Bar Exam
• Cum laude, Bachelor of Laws, University of the Philippines, 2007; Ranked 3rd out of 115 graduates; Awarded Dean’s Medal of Excellence, 2007
• Honorable Mention, Bachelor of Arts, Major in Behavioral Science and Bachelor of Science in Commerce, Major in Legal Management, De La Salle University, 2002