The Grenada Bar Association at its Annual General Meeting on the 15th April, 2014 elected a new Executive.
The Executive is headed by the President, Ruggles Ferguson, Partner at the firm of Ciboney Chambers and Lisa Taylor, Partner at Henry Hudson-Phillips & Co., is the new Vice President.
Ayanna Nelson, Principal at St. Ives Chambers returns as Secretary and Deborah St. Bernard, Partner at the firm Lewis & Renwick is the new Treasurer.
The Floor Members of the Executive are James Bristol, Immediate Past President and Partner at Henry, Henry & Bristol, Sheila Harris, Partner at Grant, Joseph & Co, Tanya Lambert, Associate at Wilkinson, Wilkinson & Wilkinson; and Karen Samuel, Principal at Samuel Phillip & Associates.
The new President thanked the membership for placing their confidence in him and spoke of his intentions to develop a system of continuing legal education for attorneys as well as to enhance public legal education: keeping the public abreast of their rights and legal responsibilities.
The President also pledged to continue engaging the Government of Grenada to assist with legislative reform.