Colin was admitted to practice as an Attorney-at-Law in Trinidad and Tobago in October 1993. He joined the Firm as an Associate in that year and became a Partner in the year 2000.
Colin practices as an Advocate Attorney and handles diverse areas of civil law practice including corporate/commercial; securities regulation; insurance; land matters; administrative law; proceeds of crime/money laundering matters and employment claims. He regularly represents clients in the High Court of Justice and the Court of Appeal; and was a member of a team of lawyers representing a client in a high profile matter which was decided by the Privy Council (Trinidad and Tobago’s Highest Court of Jurisdiction). He also appears as advocate attorney before Commissions of Enquiry representing clients which have included the Attorney General and a multi-national accounting firm.
Colin was also an Acting Puisne Judge of the High Court of Justice of Trinidad and Tobago for a six-month period. He has also served as a member of the Disciplinary Committee to hear complaints against fellow members of his profession.
He is a seasoned tutor at the Hugh Wooding Law School in the areas of Trial Advocacy and Civil Practice and Procedure, is passionate about the traditions and responsibilities of the Legal Profession and committed to ensuring that these continue and are passed on to the younger members of the Profession.
Colin is a Liverpool Football Club fanatic and an aficionado of horology.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
- Trinidad and Tobago – (1993)
- University of West Indies – LL.B.
- Hugh Wooding Law School – LEC
- Trinidad and Tobago Law Association