Jose Callangan Calida is a Filipino lawyer who presently serves as the Chairman of the Commission on Audit under President Bongbong Marcos’ administration. He previously served as Undersecretary of Justice in the Arroyo administration, as executive director of the Dangerous Drugs Board, and as Solicitor General of the Philippines in the Duterte administration.He is happily married to Milagros Parantar Ordaneza. Come down to learn more about Jose Calida net worth, biography,wife and other details:
Jose Calida net worth: How much he earned from his entire career?
He has accumulated a large wealth as a result of his successful political and Solicitor General careers. Jose is currently the Philippines’ Prosecutor General. Solicitor General Jose Calida has been appointed by President-elect Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. to oversee the Commission on Audit in the incoming administration. On Wednesday, June 29, new Press Secretary Atty. Trixie Cruz-Angeles revealed this. Jose Calida net worth is $4 million .
Calida is the highest-paid solicitor general, placing second on the list of the highest-paid government officials – a position previously held by no solicitor general. Jose was the second highest-paid government employee in 2019, receiving ₱16.59 million, according to the Commission on Audit (COA).
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He was named solicitor general by outgoing President Rodrigo Duterte in 2016. From 2001 to 2004, he was also the Department of Justice’s Undersecretary. Calida’s personal assets increased in value from ₱32.156 million in 2017 to ₱64.263 million in 2021. The largest increase was his cash on hand and in the bank, which increased from ₱22.27 million in 2017 to ₱54.82 million in 2021.
He faced criminal charges in 2018.
Calida charged with both criminal and administrative offenses at the Ombudsman’s Office. According to one of the charges, Calida violated the Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees by failing to divest his interest in his family-owned security firm, which received contracts worth $261.39 million from the Department of Justice and other government agencies. Calida denied any conflict of interest and claims he is not bound by the Code of Conduct for Public Officials or the anti-graft law.
Jose Calida biography: Age, Parents, Nationality, Ethnicity, Family
On July 7, 1950, he was born in Nuevo Iloco, Davao, Philippines. Currently, the Filipino lawyer is a handsome 71-year-old man. He is quite private about his personal life, as there is no information about his parents or family. Calida appears to be his parents’ only kid, as there is no information on his siblings. He is of Filipino descent. His astrological sign is Cancer. Jose is now the Philippines’ Solicitor General. On June 30, 2016, she took the oath of office to succeed Florin Hilbe.
Where did he get her education from?
Calida received his Doctor of Philosophy in English from Ateneo de Davao University in 1969. He was a dean’s list at the Ateneo de Manila University Law School where he studied law. He graduated in 1973 and passed the 1974 Philippine Bar Examination with a general average of 83.25 percent (the highest grade of 100 percent in Criminal Law, 90 percent in Civil Law, and 90 percent in Taxation).Calida is a member of the Aquila Legis Fraternity.
Who is Jose Calida wife Milagros Parantar Ordaneza? Their Wedding & Children
He is a happily married man and father of three children. Jose Calida wife Milagros Parantar Ordaneza, is also from Davao. He keeps his personal life private, never mentioning his wife or wedding. They have been together nearly 40 years and had been through a lot together to keep their close bond. Milagros also is there when Jose needed her the most.
The couple’s love has remained strong and loving through every setback and storm that life has thrown at them. He also appears to be a trustworthy and dedicated individual, with no extramarital affairs, scandals, or controversies in his personal life.
The couple are the proud parents of three children. Calida used to own 60% of Vigilant, with wife Milagros and children Josef, Michelle, and Mark Jorel each owning 10%.