Mark A Fulford the TCI Bar Council member represented the TCI Bar Association of Attorneys in Miami Florida at a two day summit on September 8 and 9th held by the Association of Corporate Counsel.
The two day summit is the Caribbean’s annual corporate counsel meeting which serves not only as a resource and forum to corporate counsels but provides a voice for the various concerns in the profession whether it may be in relation to particular developments in one jurisdiction or global developments that impact the legal profession.
Fulford who is also managing partner at F Chambers Attorneys at Law, commented, “it was a good opportunity to represent the TCI on the international stage as lawyers from around the world were present and it was a forum where many ideas were shared and potential solutions to various issues affecting lawyers were discussed.:
The keynote speaker for this year’s Summitt was Hon. Michael Martin Fahy, JP, Bermuda’s Minister of Tourism and the government leader in the Senate of Bermuda.
The Association of Caribbean Corporate Counsel was founded by Shelly-Ann Mohammed who is the President of the Summit. Regional membership countries are Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda Barbados Belize Bermuda the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti ,Jamaica, Monsterrat, St.Kitts& Nevis, Saint Lucia Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, the Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos and Puerto Rico.
The current Bar Council is made up of Jonathan Katan of MSO as President, Sarah Knight of M&S as Vice president, Mark A Fulford of F Chambers, OriekaSelver and AG Representative Desiree Downes.