Magistrates

 

Chief Magistrate Mr. Jolyon Hatmin assumed duties as Chief Magistrate on 1 April 2020 and served as a Resident Magistrate of the Turks and Caicos Islands since January 2012.

Resident Magistrate Keri-Ann Kemble was called to the Jamaican Bar in 2006. She was a Prosecutor for 10 years in Jamaica rising to the position of Acting Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions. Ms. Kemble served as Parish Judge for the parish of Clarendon, Jamaica for 21/2 years sitting in the Criminal, Civil, Family, Traffic and Tax Courts. She is also a trained Mediator.

Immediately preceding her appointment as Magistrate for the Turks and Caicos Islands, Ms. Kemble was a Legal Advisor for the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force (CFATF) at its Secretariat in Port of Spain, Trinidad and is a trained CFATF Assessor.

Resident Magistrate Mrs. Oreika Selver-Gardiner, LL. B (Hons.), qualified Barrister & Attorney-at-Law, was admitted to the Bar of England & Wales 2008 and the Turks & Caicos Bar in 2009.

Prior to her being sworn-in as Resident Magistrate, Mrs. Selver-Gardiner, was In-House Counsel & Compliance Officer for Invest TCI (2016/2020), and former Criminal Trial Prosecutor with the DPP (2011/2016).

Mrs. Selver -Gardiner, acted as President of the TCI Bar Council (2018/2020), and has served (Acting) Deputy Magistrate in the Turks and Caicos Islands.