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DR. NICHOLAS LIVERPOOL, JUSTICE OF THE COURT OF APPEAL
MANUEL SOSA, C.B.E., S.C JUSTICE OF THE COURT OF APPEAL
CURRICULUM VITAE: TROADIO JOHN GONZALEZ


DR. NICHOLAS LIVERPOOL
JUSTICE OF THE COURT OF APPEAL

Dr. Nicholas Liverpool taught law at the University of the West Indies, Barbados, for several years. Dr. Liverpool, of Dominica, is a well-known authority on the laws of the Commonwealth Caribbean countries. He was called to the Bar by the Inner Temple, London, in 1961 and obtained his doctorate from Sheffield University, England, in 1965. He has held high judicial and legal posts in the Caribbean countries.

Dr. Liverpool was a Justice of Appeal for Belize from 1990 to 1992. From 1993 to 1995, he was a Judge of the Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal. He has also served as a Judge of the Court of Appeal of Grenada. He was at one time a Judge of the High Court of Antigua and Montserrat.

Dr. Liverpool was the Law Revision Commissioner for preparing a revised edition of the Subsidiary Laws of Belize, which was published in 1992. He also prepared a new Criminal Code for Belize in 1980. He was closely associated with Belize as the Project Director of the Caribbean Justice Improvement Project.

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MANUEL SOSA, C.B.E., S.C
JUSTICE OF THE COURT OF APPEAL

Born in Corozal Town, Justice Sosa has 24 years' standing in the legal profession, having been called to the Bar in Belize in 1976. He was elevated to the position of Senior Counsel in 1986. He served as a member of the Belize Advisory Council for 10 years from 1987 to 1997. In 1993, he temporarily served as a Justice of the Supreme Court. In February of 1998, he left his law practice and was appointed as a Supreme Court judge. In 1998, he was also honoured by Her Majesty the Queen who conferred upon him the title of Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire. In January 2000, he was appointed as a Justice of the Court of Appeal.

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CURRICULUM VITAE: TROADIO JOHN GONZALEZ


1. Personal Particulars

Name: TROADIO JOHN GONZALEZ

Date & Place of Birth: 28 December, 1941 - Belize

Nationality: Belizean

Profession: Attorney-at-law

Post: Justice of the Supreme Court of Belize since April1, 1993

Marital Status: Married. Two daughters.


2. Education and Institutions Attended

1. University of the West Indies (Barbados and Jamaica) - Law Faculty

2. Norman Manley Law School, Jamaica (Council of Legal Education - UWI)


3. Educational and Professional Qualifications

1. Bachelor of Law - UWI

2. Legal Education Certificate - Norman Manley Law School

3. Attended several legal and judicial seminars overseas


4. Career History

1. Director of Public Prosecutions from April1, 1991 to March 31, 1993.

2. Chief Magistrate from March 1988 to March 31, 1991.
Magistrate for six months.

3. Crown Counsel at the Director of Public Prosecution's Office from 1981 to 1988.

4. Member of the Advisory Committee of UWI's School of Continuing Studies in Belize City.

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