Press Releases

Date Title
27 Jun 2024 Acting Judge Sworn In To Preside Over The Trial of MP. Hon Mr. W.McKeeva Bush
12 Feb 2024 Acting Judge Appointed to Preside Over Trial of MP. Hon. Mr. McKeeva Bush
05 Feb 2024 Statement of the Judiciary on the Passing of Hon. Justice Cecil Dennis Morrison OJ CD KC
24 Jan 2024 Statement of the Judiciary on the Passing of Mr. Ramon Alberga K.C.
05 Jan 2024 New Magistrate Appointed for the Summary Court
20 Dec 2023 The Judiciary of the Cayman Islands Is Marking the Opening of the Legal Year.
15 Nov 2022 Opening of the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council (JCPC)
03 Nov 2022 JCPC & CI Govt. Judicial Administration
27 Oct 2022 JCPC in the Cayman Islands, November 2022
24 Oct 2022 Judicial and Legal Foundation Launched
21 Oct 2022 Two New Courtrooms Become Operational
21 Oct 2022 Incoming Chief Justice Swearing-in Ceremony
15 Oct 2022 Statement from Chief Justice the Hon. Sir Anthony Smellie, KCMG, KC On Recent News Article on OAG’s Report on Summary Courts
14 Oct 2022 Court Defines and Clarifies Access to Information in Criminal Cases
10 Sep 2022 Statement from Chief Justice the Hon. Sir Anthony Smellie, KCMG, KC
22 Aug 2022 Heads of Judiciaries Call for Meeting with Heads of Governments
04 Jan 2021 Regulations for Justices of the Peace
04 Jun 2018 Appointment of Justices to the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal
10 Aug 2017 New Legal Aid Director Appointed
26 Apr 2017 Court Searches
07 Apr 2017 Director of Legal Aid
20 Mar 2017 International Insolvenscy Institute Invites Chief Justice to Join Membership
07 Feb 2017 Governor Appoints New Cadre of Cayman Islands Queen’s Counsel
22 Dec 2016 2016 Court Opening Hours
28 Nov 2016 Former UK High Court Judge Serves as an Acting Grand Court Judge
13 Jul 2016 Multi Billion Dollar Case Begins
06 May 2016 Chief Justice Establishes Education Committee
08 Feb 2016 Preparing for Introducing Mediation
03 Feb 2016 Justice Angus Foster retires
21 Dec 2015 Sir John Chadwick retires as President of the Court of Appeal
18 Dec 2015 President of Trinidad and Tobago pays courtesy call on the Chief Justice
30 Nov 2015 Cayman’s Chief Justice Speaks at Funds Conference
11 Nov 2015 New Court of Appeal Justice – Sir Alan Moses
05 Nov 2015 Veteran Judicial Officer Retires – Ms. Ermyn Berry
02 Nov 2015 Chief Justice Issues New Sentencing Guidelines
27 Oct 2015 Cayman Judge Elected as CMJA Caribbean Region Vice President
25 Sep 2015 Judicial Staffer Heeds the Call
05 Aug 2015 Court Staff Spearhead Voluntary Community Project
21 Jul 2015 New Senior Deputy Clerk of Court and Registrar of the FSD
09 Jul 2015 Two New Court of Appeal Judges commence sitting (with photographs)
12 May 2015 Judiciary and Legal Fraternity Mark Retirement of Justice Elliott Mottley, Court of Appeal (with pictures)
08 May 2015 Chief Justice speaks at Transcontinental Trusts Bermuda Forum 2015 on latest developments in the offshore world
05 May 2015 New FSD Judges Starts Work – Justice Segal (with picture)
22 Apr 2015 Chief Justice Addresses Choice of Venue for Insolvency Proceedings: The Investment Fund Perspective
08 Apr 2015 Guest Lecture – Lord Mance – with photographs
18 Mar 2015 Chief Justice to speak at Judicial Colloquium
11 Mar 2015 New Non-Resident FSD Judge Begins Sitting
07 Jan 2015 Two New Judges Join the Cayman Bench – Justice Mangatal and Acting Justice McMillan
13 Nov 2014 New Justice of the Grand Court from January 2015 – issued by the Office of HE the Governor
13 Aug 2014 Governor Swears in New Court of Appeal Judge – Sir George Newman
22 May 2014 Ceremony Honours Retiring Appeals Court Judge
25 Feb 2014 Three New Acting Magistrates Appointed
03 Feb 2014 Staff Recognition at the Courts is Everyone’s Business
30 Dec 2013 Court Staff Bid Colleagues Farewell
12 Nov 2013 Judicial Website – Laws in force and unreported judgments
04 Nov 2013 Regional Judicial Colloquium Convenes in Cayman
23 Sep 2013 Speech of Hon. Mr. Justice Quin – OECS 10th Regional Law Fair
23 Aug 2013 Chief Justice Delivers Keynote Address in Geneva
19 Jul 2013 Annual Guest Lecture – 6 August 2013 at 4pm
08 Jul 2013 CARALL Conference – Opening Ceremony has support of Chief Justice, Attorney General and Judicial Administration
28 Jun 2013 Behind-the-scenes Court Staff earn accolades
29 Apr 2013 Children Law – Rules, Allocation and Forms
08 Apr 2013 New Justices – Court of Appeal and Grand Court (Acting)
10 Dec 2012 Chief Justice gives key speech – RISA
15 Nov 2012 Privy Council Advises on Judicial Petition
03 Jul 2012 ‘International Trust Disputes’ book co-edited by leading Cayman lawyers presented to the Chief Justice
31 Jan 2012 Chief Justice Appointed to International Judicial Committee