December Judiciary Newsletter Released

We are pleased to share with you the second edition of our bi-monthly Judiciary newsletter, which aims to provide a brief overview of the institution’s updates, events, and staff news. This month’s newsletter editorial tackles the subject of legal aid, from its purpose to implementation and – in some instances – its abuse. Click here […]

Judiciary makes contribution to Cancer Concern Association

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month in October 2021, the Judiciary circulated a collection box for any staff compelled to make a donation to the Cancer Concern Association, who contributes financially to cancer patients and their families. A handing over of the funds was made by the Public Relations office and Finance Department of […]

Four Lawyers Admitted As Attorney At Law

Lawyers from the Attorney General’s Office Joshua Revera,  Evelyne Almeida, lawyer Annalise Bonnelame from the law firm Pardiwalla Twomey Lablache, and lawyer Ryan Laporte who worked at AG’s office then did his pupillage with Samanthan Aglae and Mr Rajasundaram, have been admitted as Attorneys At Law in a ceremony before the Chief Justice on Wednesday […]

Natasha Burian Sworn In as New Master of the Supreme Court

Her Worship Mrs. Natasha Burian has been appointed as Master of the Supreme Court of Seychelles on Friday 12 November 2021 in a ceremony at State House following recommendations made by the Constitutional Appointments Authority to the President of the Republic as provided for in Article 127 of the Constitution of the Republic of Seychelles. […]

Mohamed Ibrahim Appointed as Assistant State Counsel

The Attorney General’s office has appointed lawyer Mohamed Ibrahim as State Counsel. Ibrahim took his oath before the Chief Justice Rony Govinden on Tuesday 9 November 2021 in his chambers in the presence of the Registrar of the Supreme Court and lawyer George Thatchett from the Attorney General’s office. Mohamed Ibrahim has over ten years […]

First Judiciary Newsletter Launched

We are pleased to release our first Judiciary Newsletter, which aims to give a brief and regular update to our internal team and to our stakeholders on our events, initiatives, and information about our institution. This bi-monthly publication also includes a list of lawyers and their license to practice status for the public to refer […]

Michelle Marguerite Admitted As Attorney at Law

Michelle Sharon Marguerite was officially admitted as an Attorney at Law in a formal ceremony on Thursday 26 August 2021 in court room 1 before Chief Justice Rony Govinden and with the assistance of the court staff. Marguerite acquired a Law degree by online correspondence studies at the University of London, and passed the Bar […]

Ananth Subramanian Takes Oath As New Magistrate

Ananth Subramanian, who has worked as an Assistant Principal State Counsel since January 2011 in the Attorney General’s Office, took his oath today as a new Magistrate. The short ceremony took place this morning 20 August 2021 in the Chief Justice’s chambers in the presence of the Chief Justice Rony Govinden, some Supreme Court Judges, […]

Emily Gonthier Admitted As Attorney at Law

Emily Gonthier was officially admitted as an Attorney at Law in a formal ceremony on Friday 13 August 2021 in court room 1 before Chief Justice Rony Govinden and with the assistance of the court staff. Ms. Gonthier holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law and Management from the University of Mauritius, a Masters in International […]

Bar Examinations start on 29 November 2021

The Bar Examination will be held from 29 November to 10 December 2021 with exams starting at 9.00am each scheduled day the Palais de Justice. See exam schedule below. Candidates who intend to sit the examinations should apply to the Registrar of the Supreme Court before 29 October 2021 and enclose a certified copy of […]