Chief Justice’s Speeches

Posted
Jun 20

SHORT ADDRESS BY THE CHIEF JUSTICE FOR RESTORATIVE JUSTICE CEREMONY, 2 JUNE 2022″

May I wish you all a very good afternoon, and thank you for attending at very short notice, this ceremony...

SHORT ADDRESS BY THE CHIEF JUSTICE FOR RESTORATIVE JUSTICE CEREMONY, 2 JUNE 2022″
Posted
Mar 31

SPEECH AT THE SPECIAL SITTING OF THE SUPREME COURT IN HONOUR OF THE HON. MR JUSTICE W. SIMONS OBE, QC. 29 MARCH 2022.

SPEECH FOR JUSTICE SIMONS Protocol   My Lords, The Honourable Mr. Justice Carlos Wilbert Simons OBE Queen’s Counsel does not...

SPEECH AT THE SPECIAL SITTING OF THE SUPREME COURT IN HONOUR OF THE HON. MR JUSTICE W. SIMONS OBE, QC. 29 MARCH 2022.
Posted
Feb 18

2022 LEGAL YEAR OPENING SPEECH, 4 JANUARY 2022

My Lords Mr. Justice Shiraz Aziz, Mrs. Justice Tanya Lobban Jackson, and Mr. Justice Carlos Simons QC participating in person,...

2022 LEGAL YEAR OPENING SPEECH, 4 JANUARY 2022
Posted
Nov 4

REMARKS BY THE CHIEF JUSTICE AT THE QUEEN’S COUNSEL CEREMONY, 4 NOVEMBER 2021

DESCRIPTION OF CAREER AND ATTAINMENTS OF MR SMITH, QC   Today Mr. Oliver Smith QC makes history as the first...

REMARKS BY THE CHIEF JUSTICE AT THE QUEEN’S COUNSEL CEREMONY, 4 NOVEMBER 2021
Posted
Oct 4

SPEECH AT THE LAUNCH OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE RULES, 20 SEPTEMBER 2021

SPEECH FOR THE LAUNCH OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE RULES With protocol duly observed, it is my honour to welcome all...

SPEECH AT THE LAUNCH OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE RULES, 20 SEPTEMBER 2021
Posted
Oct 4

SPEECH AT THE LAUNCH OF MEDIATION TRAINING, 30 AUGUST 2021

CEREMONY TO LAUNCH MEDIATION TRAINING – CHIEF JUSTICE’S SPEECH Today marks a new day in the history of the Judiciary...

SPEECH AT THE LAUNCH OF MEDIATION TRAINING, 30 AUGUST 2021
Posted
Feb 26

TRIBUTE TO THE LATE MR JUSTICE PAUL HARRISON, 26 FEBRUARY 2021

My Lords Justices of the Supreme Court, Good morning.  My Lords, may I request that the record reflect the presence of the distinguished...

TRIBUTE TO THE LATE MR JUSTICE PAUL HARRISON, 26 FEBRUARY 2021
Posted
Jan 4

2021 LEGAL YEAR OPENING SPEECH, 4 JANUARY 2021

My Lords Justices of the Supreme Court: The Honourable Justice Aziz, The Honourable Justice Lobban Jackson, The Honourable Justice Harrison,...

2021 LEGAL YEAR OPENING SPEECH, 4 JANUARY 2021
Posted
Dec 7

SEND-OFF SPEECH FOR SIR ELLIOT MOTTLEY, RETIRED PRESIDENT OF THE COURT OF APPEAL, 7 DECEMBER 2020

His Excellency, Governor Nigel Dakin, the Honourable Premier: Hon. Sharlene Cartwright Robinson, the Hon Speaker of the House of Assembly:...

SEND-OFF SPEECH FOR SIR ELLIOT MOTTLEY, RETIRED PRESIDENT OF THE COURT OF APPEAL, 7 DECEMBER 2020
Posted
Nov 17

OPENING SPEECH FOR THE LAUNCH OF TCI-LII, 17 NOVEMBER 2020

The Honourable Justices of Appeal, The Honourable Justices of the Supreme Court, His Honour the Chief Magistrate, The Honourable Attorney...

OPENING SPEECH FOR THE LAUNCH OF TCI-LII, 17 NOVEMBER 2020