Mr. Leyson obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the University of the Philippines (“UP”) College of Law in 2021, where he was cited with Excellence as Office of Legal Aid Intern. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from the same university in 2016, where he graduated magna cum laude.
During his time as a law student, he worked as an apprentice for the Railway Sector of the Department of Transportation, Free Legal Assistance Group, and various law firms.
He also worked as the Linkages Head and UP BGC Campus Representative of the UP Law Bar Operations Commission.
He was admitted to the Philippine Bar in 2022.