Two distinguished Judges appointed to Bermuda's Court of Appeal
The Governor of Bermuda, Mr John Rankin, has today announced the appointment of the Hon Anthony Smellie, Chief Justice of the Cayman Islands, as a new Justice to the Court of Appeal in Bermuda from June 2018.
The Governor has also announced the appointment of the Rt Hon Lady Justice Gloster, Vice President of the Court of Appeal (Civil Division) of England & Wales, as a new Justice to the Court of Appeal in Bermuda with effect from January 2019.
Governor Rankin said “I am very pleased to announce the appointments of Justice Smellie and Lady Justice Gloster to Bermuda’s Court of Appeal following the recommendations of the Judicial and Legal Services Committee. Bermuda is fortunate to be able to attract such distinguished jurists to maintain the quality of our Courts, providing service at the highest possible level for the people of Bermuda”.