Chief Parliamentary Counsel

Role Summary

The role of Chief Parliamentary Counsel is to provide advice to Senior Officers on legislation, the impact of international and regional policies on the Territory and Parliamentary procedures, as well as supervise the drafting of legislation in order to ensure the legality and accuracy of proposed and existing legislation.

Main Responsibilities

1. Manage the Parliamentary division, supervise staff and advise the Attorney General to ensure effective and efficient department management.

Attorney General

Role Summary

The role of Attorney General serves as the principal legal adviser to the Government as established by the Constitution, and has the overall responsibility for all aspects of civil litigation. Manages the day-to-day administration and activities of the Attorney General’s Chambers.

Main Responsibilities

Crown Counsel

Role Summary

The successful applicant will provide legal advice and assist with cases in order to maintain the integrity of the legal system in a professional manner.

Main Responsibilities

Legal Executive Officer

Role Summary

The successful applicant will provide secretarial and administrative support in an efficient and effective manner to ensure professional customer service is provided to the department and to the public.

Main Responsibilities

Honourable Dame Janice Pereira DBE To Receive Honorary Degree

Monday, 20 August 2018 - 11:12am

Virgin Islander, the Honourable Dame Janice Mesadis Pereira, DBE will be the third Virgin Islander to receive an honorary degree from the University of the West Indies.

Principal Crown Counsel

Role Summary

The successful applicant will provide legal advice to ministries and departments, provide leadership in conducting litigation and assist the Attorney General and Solicitor General in the training of junior counsel to acquire litigation skills.

Main Responsibilities

Crown Counsel

Role Summary       

The successful applicant will provide legal advice and assist with cases in order to maintain the integrity of the legal system in a professional manner.

Main Responsibilties

Mutual Legal Assistance Request

Mutual Legal Assistance is a process by which the Attorney General as the Central Authority for the Territory of the Virgin Islands, in respect to Law Enforcement, assists Foreign Jurisdictions in the gathering of information and evidence for use in both civil and criminal matters.

Crown Counsel

Role Summary

The successful applicant will provide legal advice and assist with cases in order to maintain the integrity of the legal system in a professional manner.

Main Responsibilities

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