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Liza Araneta Marcos (Marie Louise Cacho Araneta) was born on 21 August, 1959 in Manila, Philippines, is a lawyer. Discover Liza Araneta Marcos's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 64 years old?

Popular As Marie Louise Cacho Araneta
Occupation Academic
Age 64 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born 21 August, 1959
Birthday 21 August
Birthplace Manila, Philippines
Nationality Philippines

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Liza Araneta Marcos Height, Weight & Measurements

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Who Is Liza Araneta Marcos's Husband?

Her husband is Bongbong Marcos (m. April 17, 1993)

Parents Manuel L. Araneta Jr. (father)Milagros A. Cacho (mother)
Husband Bongbong Marcos (m. April 17, 1993)
Sibling Not Available
Children *Ferdinand Alexander Marcos *Joseph Simon Marcos *William Vincent Marcos

Liza Araneta Marcos Net Worth

Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Liza Araneta Marcos worth at the age of 64 years old? Liza Araneta Marcos’s income source is mostly from being a successful lawyer. She is from Philippines. We have estimated Liza Araneta Marcos's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
Salary in 2023 Under Review
Net Worth in 2022 Pending
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Source of Income lawyer

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Her claim on her online resume of being a member of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) was questioned in April 2022. In an email reply to Rappler, the NYSBA responded that she is not a member of their organization, stating that her name and variations of such name do not exist in their database. Vera Files also conducted a separate fact-checking research which ended in a similar conclusion.

During the 2022 Philippine elections, Araneta Marcos served as the main strategist for her husband's presidential campaign, and collaborated with Paul Soriano in making Marcos' campaign advertisements. When it comes to certain political positions, Araneta Marcos favors the legalization of divorce in the Philippines but for "cogent reasons" maintaining that marriage should not be easily be dissolvable. She is also in favor legalizing abortion for in cases of pregnancies resulting from rape and incest as well as the legalizing same-sex relationships. Araneta-Marcos temporarily left her own law firm following her husband's victory in the 2022 elections, in order to fulfill her duties as First Lady of the Philippines. Her assumption of the role, marks the first time that the Philippines has a first lady since Loi Ejercito, the wife of President Joseph Estrada.

Aside from being the First Lady, Araneta Marcos will continue her teaching career in part-time. In August 2022, she chose to teach criminal law part-time at West Visayas State University in Iloilo, her father's home province. On July 27, 2022, she hosted a meeting with United States Secretary of the Navy Carlos Del Toro and his wife, Betty Del Toro, and the United States Ambassador to the Philippines MaryKay Carlson. On August 3, 2022, Araneta Marcos hosted her first Malacañang event, as she hosted the lady ambassadors' luncheon, held at the Rizal Ceremonial Hall. On the same day, she also launched her own Facebook page. On August 4, 2022, she also held a luncheon with Chinese Ambassador Huang Xilian and his dignitaries. On August 8, 2022, Araneta Marcos served as the guest of honor in the 78th commencement exercises at the University of Batangas.

On August 9, 2022, Araneta Marcos served as the guest of honor at the graduation of the VIP Protection Course Class 128-2022 at the Presidential Security Group (PSG) Headquarters in Malacañang Park. On August 15, 2022, she attended the Indian Independence Day reception at the Shangri-La at the Fort, Manila.


Araneta Marcos eventually returned to teaching in 2010, where she became a professor at the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila from 2010 to 2014, before moving to Saint Louis University in 2014 to 2018, and lastly at the Mariano Marcos State University (MMSU) College of Law from 2018 to 2020. During her time as a professor in MMSU, she also served as an assistant dean within the College of Law, before she ended her teaching career for a second time, after she struggled to adopt to the shift from face-to-face classes to online learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Araneta began her career as a lawyer in New York City after graduating from the New York University, and became a law professor in various law colleges and universities across the country. She began her teaching career at the Far Eastern University College of Law in Manila from 1996 to 1998, and at the Northwestern University College of Law on 1998 to 2006. In 2006, she temporarily stopped her career as a professor to become a founding member of the MOST (Marcos, Ochoa, Serapio & Tan) Law Firm. Araneta Marcos left the firm in January 2019 to start her own law firm, named M&A Associates.


Lisa Araneta Marcos first met Bongbong Marcos, the son of former president Ferdinand Marcos and her would-be husband, in 1989 in New York City through mutual friends. Lisa was working as a lawyer at that time while Bongbong's family was in exile from the Philippines following the People Power Revolution of 1986. She and Bongbong got married on April 17, 1993 at the Church of St. Francis in Fiesole, Italy. They have three children, including Ilocos Norte's 1st district representative Sandro Marcos (born 1994). Araneta Marcos is known to be living in a private life prior to her husband's presidential bid, and rarely participates in interviews with the media. The Marcos family maintains a residence in Forbes Park, Makati.


A lawyer and professor by profession, she taught in various universities in the country, before being a founding member at MOST (Marcos, Ochoa, Serapio & Tan) Law Firm and M&A Associates. She met Bongbong Marcos in New York City in 1989 before they got married in 1993. Araneta Marcos also served as the main strategist in her husband's presidential campaign, and is seen as one of the key people influencing her husband's presidency.


Araneta studied at the Ateneo de Manila University, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies in 1981, and got her Bachelor of Laws at the same university in 1985. After graduating from the Ateneo, Liza enrolled at the New York University, where she completed her post-graduate courses in criminal procedure.


Marie Louise "Liza" Araneta Marcos (née Marie Louise Cacho Araneta; born August 21, 1959) is a Filipino lawyer and academic who is the spouse of Bongbong Marcos, the 17th president of the Philippines, making her the first lady of the Philippines. Born in Manila, Araneta Marcos is a graduate of the Ateneo de Manila University and completed her post-graduate courses at the New York University.

Liza Araneta was born on August 21, 1959, in Manila, Philippines, to Manuel L. Araneta Jr., a Filipino basketball Olympian from Iloilo City, and Milagros A. Cacho. Both of her parents were of Spanish descent, and came from prominent political backgrounds, while her connection to the Araneta family is traced to her Basque roots. Araneta is also first cousins with Jeric Soriano, the father of filmmaker Paul Soriano. She, along with her husband were also the principal sponsors of Soriano's marriage with actress Toni Gonzaga. Aside from being affiliated with the Marcos family, she also has a connection with the Roxas family, as her father is the first cousin of Judith "Judy" Araneta-Roxas, the mother of politician Mar Roxas, which makes her and the former interior secretary second cousins. She also has ties with the Cojuangco family, as Milagros' youngest sister, Rosario A. Cacho, was married to Pedro Cojuangco, the eldest brother of former president Corazon Aquino.