Mindanao Law and Peace Resource Institute (MiLawPRI)

The School of Law offers a JD Thesis Program focused on producing practice-ready lawyers who contribute to increasing access to justice for vulnerable and marginalized sectors of society. This program integrates research, extension, and production. MiLAwPRI is a proposed establishment to support the research and development needs of faculty and students.

MiLawPRI is the research and extension arm of the School of Law that will serve as the venue for scholarly and professional legal research, presentation and celebration. It is envisioned to be the 'go to' Research and Extension Center for legal academics and professionals and for Mindanao concerns relating to justice, institutions and governance for the promotion of a just, peaceful and inclusive societies.


  • Scholarly and professional Legal research and extension.

Contact Information:

Location: 3rd Floor, College of Education Building, USeP Obrero, Davao City

Number: (082) 227-8192 local 318

Atty. Jamil Adrian Khalil L. Matalam
Research Center Manager

MiLawPRI offers a range of valuable service to promote peace, justice, and legal empowerment:

  • Scholarly and professional Legal research and extension work on peace and justice institutions and their governance;
  • para-legal trainings;
  • Law related Certificate Courses.