Port of Spain, Trinidad. The team from the Norman Manley Law School emerged victorious in the 10th Annual CCJ International Law Moot Competition today. The team compising of Mr.Samuel Bailey, Mr. Jovan Bowes and Mr. Luke Cook, bested a field of outstanding students from 7 other law faculties and law schools. The team was advised by Ms. Tara Carnegie
The University of the West Indies (Mona) also won the prize for the ‘Best Academic Institution’. The Law Moot was heard by three judges: the Honourable Mr. Justice Jacob Wit and the Honourable Mr. Justice David Hayton of the Caribbean Court of Justice and guest judge Dr. Heidi Jiménez, the Legal Counsel of the Pan American Health Organization /World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO). PAHO, an organization whose mandate is to improve and protect people’s health, sponsored the Moot. Sir George Alleyne, Director Emeritus of the Pan American Health Organization, led the delegation from PAHO who participated in the proceedings.