KENNETH S. LIM
Ex Officio Director
Kenneth is a private legal practitioner, an entrepreneur, and an educator. He started his law career in 2005 as an associate with one of the top three largest law firm in the Philippines. In 2007, he returned to his hometown in Dipolog City to practice law and help out in their family business.
Kenneth is an incorporator, director and general counsel of several companies involved in trading, real estate development and leasing, and hotel operation.
He has been teaching law at DMC College Foundation since 2010. He was appointed as law dean in December 2015. He has taught Persons and Family Relations, Property, Wills and Succession, Obligations and Contracts, Corporation Law, Civil Law Review, Commercial Law Review, Political Law Review, and Practice Court.
He obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree from San Beda College of Law in 2004, and his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Mapua Institute of Technology in 1999, graduating first in his class and magna cum laude.
He was admitted to the Philippine bar in 2005. He is a licensed civil engineer, placing first in the May 2000 board examination; a real estate broker, top 9, February 2016 board; and a real estate appraiser, top 8, April 2016 board.
He is currently the Chair of the chapter’s Legal Aid Committee and previously served as the chapter’s president (2017 to 2019), vice president (2015 to 2017), and director (2013 to 2015). During his presidency, the chapter was recognized as the Most Improved Chapter in its legal aid program.