Biodata for Justice Roxane George
The Honourable Justice Roxane George was appointed Puisne Judge, Guyana, wef January 1, 2005. Prior to this she served for fourteen years with the Chambers of the Director of Public Prosecutions, Guyana, with a final post as Acting Director of Public Prosecutions for two years.
Qualifications: LLB (Hons) University of the West Indies (1988) and Certificate of Legal Education, Hugh Wooding Law School (HWLS) (1990); Best Graduating Student HWLS 1989-1990; Best Graduating Guyanese student HWLS 1990. Master of Studies International Human Rights Law, Oxford University (2006).
She is a member of the Guyana Association of Women Lawyers, (GAWL) serving as president from 2001 – 2003; Co-editor of the Law and You Booklet series published by GAWL. Researcher, consultant and draftsperson during the national Constitutional Reform process. Former lecturer – University of Guyana. Main interests – issues that affect women, children and their development.