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The Hon Chief Justice Kawaley

Full Title: The Hon Chief Justice Kawaley
Category: Ordinary Bencher
Bench Call Date: 17.10.2017
Call Date: 27.7.1978

Born in Bermuda, Ian attended Oundle School in England (1966-1973), University of Liverpool (1974-1977) and L.S.E (1978-1979).



After being Called to the Bar in July 1978 Ian practised mainly in Bermuda, briefly in the Seychelles and at the Bar of England & Wales. He obtained a PhD in Law in 1999 (University of London) and became a Puisne Judge of the Supreme Court of Bermuda in 2003 holding office until 2012 when he was appointed Chief Justice of Bermuda.