12th General Assembly (Manila, 2015)
ASEAN Law Association gathered at the Makati Shangri-La Hotel, Manila,
Philippines for the 12th General Assembly from 25 to 28 February 2015.
The Chairman of ALA Philippines hosted the General Assembly, which was
attended by Heads of Delegation and participants from all 10 ALA member
countries, namely, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR,
Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam.
The Chief Justice
of Philippines, the Honourable Maria Lourdes P.A. Sereno, officially opened and delivered a
keynote speech to the Assembly. The ALA President, the Honourable Chief Justice Dr. M. Hatta Ali, chaired the proceedings with the theme
“Sharing Prosperity at the Crossroads of ASEAN Integration: The Legal
The 12th General Assembly also saw the election of the Hon. Atty. Avelino V. Cruz and the Hon. Atty. Regina Padilla Geraldez of the Philippines as the incoming ALA President and Secretary-General respectively.
Workshop Papers and Materials