Sean James Borja of Ateneo de Manila University tops 2018 Bar Exams

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Sean James Borja of Ateneo de Manila University topped the 2018 Bar Examinations, the Supreme Court announced on Friday, May 3. (READ: 2018 Bar topnotcher wants to be 'voice for people who need a voice')

Borja topped the exams with a score of 89.306%. (READ: FULL LIST: Bar Exams 2018 passers)

The rest of the top 10 are the following:

BAR TOPNOTCHERS. The top 10 passers of the 2018 Bar Exams.

Photos from SC PIO

The passing rate for the 2018 Bar Examinations is 22.07%. A total of 1,800 examinees passed the Bar exams out of 8,158 takers.  –

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