St. Bridget College is proud of you Atty. Maria Kristina Conti!

Atty. Maria Kristina “Krissy” Conti received the 2021 Glory Awards last November 27, 2021 through a Virtual Awarding Ceremony. This prestigious award is given by the UP College of Mass Communications to their outstanding alumni in recognition of their excellent work and impact to the communities they serve.

 Atty. Krissy Conti is a human rights advocate who has defended jailed journalists, student activists, political prisoners, urban poor evictees, and quarantine “violators” during the pandemic. She helped prosecute Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan, accused in the kidnapping and disappearance of UP students Karen Empeno and Sherlyn Cadapan, leading to his conviction. She also serves in the legal team that is assisting the families of persons killed during the government’s war on drugs. Atty. Krissy Conti was a graduate of St. Bridget College, Grade School Batch 1996