CCJ’s New President To Be Honoured With Special Sitting

12 Jul 2018

The Honourable Mr. Justice Adrian Saunders, President of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), will be honoured in the first of two Special Sittings of the Court.  The first Special Sitting will be held on Friday, 13 July 2018 at the CCJ’s headquarters in Trinidad and Tobago starting at 9:30 am. The new President was sworn in at a ceremony in Montego Bay, Jamaica on 4 July 2018 and Friday’s sitting will be an opportunity to mark the milestone at the Court. The second Special Sitting will take place in Mr. Justice Saunders’ home country of St. Vincent and the Grenadines on the 20th of July. Both Special Sittings will be streamed live on the Court’s website, www.ccj.org.

 

The Hon. Mr. Justice Adrian Saunders, a native of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of the West Indies (Cave Hill) in 1975 and a Legal Education Certificate from the Hugh Wooding Law School in Trinidad & Tobago in 1977. In 2005, Mr. Justice Saunders was among the first cohort of judges to join the CCJ bench before being elevated to President.

 

Access the full Media release here: CCJ Media Release 31_2018