31st May 2024

The 45th Annual General Meeting of The Bar Association of Guyana was held today, 31st May, 2024, via Zoom Online Platform.

As part of the proceedings, the Bar Council for the 2024-2025 fiscal year was elected.

Mr. Kamal Ramkarran, was elected, unopposed, as President. Mr. Ramkarran previously served with distinction as President of the association from 2017 – 2019.

Ms. Pauline Chase and Mr. Teni Housty were re-elected, unopposed, as the First and Second Vice-Presidents respectively.

Ms. Yashmini Singh who served during the last term as Treasurer, was elected, unopposed, to the post of Secretary. Ms. Gabriel Benn was elected, unopposed, as the new Assistant Secretary and Ms. Collette Marks, was elected, also unopposed, as Treasurer of the association.

The other members also elected unopposed to the Bar Council are Mr. Robin Stoby, SC, Ms. Jamela A. Ali, SC, Mr. Keoma D. Griffith, Mr. Everton Singh-Lammy, Mr. Horatio Edmonson and Mr. Arudranauth Gossai.

Mr. Kashir A. Khan served as the Returning Officer.