Journal Information

  • ISSN: 0253-7370
  • eISSN: 0799-6861
  • DOI: 10.37234/WILJ
  • Keywords: West Indian Law, Caribbean law, West Indian/ Caribbean Jurisprudence
  • First Issue: 1977
  • Frequency: Annually


The West Indian Law Journal is published by the Council of Legal Education, West Indies.

The Council is a regional institution and administers three Professional Law Schools – the Norman Manley Law School, in Jamaica; the Hugh
Wooding Law School, in Trinidad & Tobago; and the Eugene Dupuch Law School in the Bahamas.

Editorial Board

Ms. Carol Aina, CD
Principal, Norman Manley Law School


Assistant Editors
Ms Eulalie Greenaway 


Miss Dorcas White
Senior Tutor Emerita, Norman Manley Law School

Hon. Mr. Justice C. Dennis Morrison, OJ, CD
Former President of the Court of Appeal, Jamaica

Ms. Miriam Samaru
Principal, Hugh Wooding Law School

Ms. Tonya Bastian-Galanis
Principal, Eugene Dupuch Law School, The Bahamas

Dr. Derrick McKoy, CD
Retired Dean, Faculty of Law, The University of the West Indies,

Hon. B. St. Michael Hylton, OJ, KC
Attorney-at-Law and former Solicitor General of Jamaica

Hon. Mr. Jefferson Cumberbatch
Justice of Appeal, Supreme Court of Barbados

Mr. Ian Wilkinson, KC
Attorney-at-Law, Jamaica

Prof. Shazeeda Ali
Dean, Faculty of Law, The University of the West Indies, Mona,
Jamaica, and Associate Tutor, Norman Manley Law School


Please see the Call for Papers.

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