Lady Beverley Walrond, QC
One of two distinguished jurist nominated jointly by the Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of the West Indies, Deans of the Faculties of Law of the Contracting Parties and Chairman of the Council of Legal Education, Barbados – [Article V.1 (f)]
Lady Beverley Walrond, QC was called to the Bar in Barbados in April 1974 and thereafter joined the Attorney-General’s Chambers as Crown Counsel, (Ag), rising to Senior Crown Counsel. In 1978 she entered private practice in Barbados as a partner in the law firm of Smith & Smith. She later established her private practice and in 1995 was appointed one of Her Majesty’s Counsel. Lady Walrond is a qualified Mediator and has held posts outside of legal practice. She acted as a Judge of the High Court of Barbados on two occasions and continues to carry on a general law practice with specialization in family and child law.