LLM (Corporate & Commercial Law) pending, LLB, LEC, BA (Mass Communication – First Class Honors)
Nigel W. Jones is the Managing Partner and heads the firm’s litigation and commercial department. He was previously an Attorney with the largest firm in the Caribbean and an advisor to company listed on the Jamaica Stock Exchange.
He is a member of the Bar Association of Jamaica, Private Sector of Jamaica and Rotarian.
He has served on several national committees.
He has gotten success in several high profile cases, including recently setting aside a Judgment of $450,000,000 held by one of the country’s largest banks and having the Court of Appeal declare the claim null and void.
He specializes in the preparation of complex commercial documents, particularly providing assistance to the Structured Financing units of Financial Institutions.
KAROLIN CAMPBELL JONES
Karolin obtained her Bachelor of Laws from the University of the West Indies with honours following on from receiving national recognition from the Jamaica Association of Principals and Secondary Schools for her performance in the CXC examinations, and outstanding achievements at GCE A levels.
With a track record of excellence she began her legal career acting as the Deputy Registrar of the Supreme Court of Jamaica and thereafter worked as an Attorney with the Jamaican Government’s Land Administration Management Program.
Having gained significant knowledge of the intricacies of the Supreme Court System and land matters of varying complexities she joined the firm in 2008.
On joining the firm she practiced in the areas of Commercial Law, Family Law, Conveyancing, Succession and Real Estate and was the lead attorney in the major acquisition of Jamaica Dispatch Services Limited by the Goddard Catering Group.
She now specializes in the areas of Succession – Wills, Probates and Estate Planning etc; Real Estate – Conveyancing, Title Applications and Transfers etc; Divorce – Uncontested Divorce Applications.
Kashina Moore graduated from the University of the West Indies in 2008 having successfully completed her studies for her Bachelor of Laws with First Class Honours. She thereafter attended the Norman Manley Law School and in 2009 shared the Oswald Harding prize for Land Lord and Tenant. She graduated from the Norman Manley Law School in 2010 and was admitted to practice law that same year. Prior to joining our firm Kashina started her legal career at Grant, Stewart, Phillips & Co. Kashina is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Commercial Department and her areas of practice include debt recovery, personal injury, matrimonial proceedings, property disputes and commercial litigation.
Kashina has a passion for voluntary work and has been affiliated with such service organizations as Rotary Club of Montego Bay East and the University of the West Indies Vice Chancellor’s Corp, Students Today Alumni Tomorrow, in which she served as a Vice President with responsibility for Programming and Volunteerism. She continues to be a mentor.
LEC, LLB (Hons.)
Javene Williams is a graduate of The University of Technology, Jamaica (Utech) where she was awarded Most Outstanding Full Time Year 1 Student for the year 2009-2010 and was placed on the Dean’s List for the Faculty of Law for the year 2009-2010. While at Utech she was the 1st Vice Chairperson of Utech Visions and was the faculty’s Fundraising Coordinator and Events Planner. She successfully completed her Bachelor of Laws LLB (Hons.) Degree in the year 2012.
In the year 2012 Miss Williams attended the Norman Manley Law School where she completed the Certificate of Legal Education programme and graduated in the year 2014 on the Prinicipal’s Roll of Honour.
She was called to the Jamaican Bar in the year 2014. Miss Williams is assigned to and oversees the management of the firm’s Mandeville office, in Manchester Jamaica and covers a wide area of practice including Employment and Labour Disputes, Conveyancing and Property Law, Debt Recovery, Wills and Estate Management, Personal Injury, Matrimonial Proceedings and Criminal Law.
Traci-Lee Long graduated from the University of the West Indies in 2013 where she obtained a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree. She then enrolled in the Norman Manley Law School where she successfully obtained her Legal Education Certificate in 2015 and was called to the Jamaican Bar that same year.
Traci-Lee has a deep passion for law which is evidenced by her enthusiasm and efficient conduct of legal tasks presented to her. Traci-Lee Long’s main areas of practice currently include Property and Conveyancing law, Wills & Estate Planning and Management Law, and Divorce & Family law.
LIANE M.E. CHUNG
Liane attended Immaculate Conception High School. She attended the University of the West Indies and obtained her Bachelor of Arts which she obtained second Class Honours.
Liane went on to pursue her Bachelors of Laws Degree at The University of the West Indies with Second Class Honours in 2014.
Liane attended Norman Manley Law School in 2016. She was admitted to the Jamaica Bar in December 2016.
Practising Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Family Law, Corporate and Commercial Law, Criminal Law, Employment.
LL.B (First Class Honours), L.E.C.
Jovell Barrett is an Associate in our Litigation Department and he was called to the Jamaican Bar on December 5, 2017. Jovell has been a part of Nigel Jones & Company’s Litigation Department since 2016 and his practise focuses mainly on Civil Litigation, Employment and Labour Disputes, Personal Injury, Debt Recovery and Family Law.
Upon graduating from Glenmuir High School in 2012, Jovell was awarded the Jamaica 50 PetroCaribe Development Scholarship to pursue his legal studies at the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill (“UWI”) and later at the Norman Manley Law School.
Jovell obtained his Bachelor of Laws Degree with First Class Honours from the University of the West Indies in 2015 and was nominated as a valedictorian candidate. While at the University of the West Indies, Jovell held a number of leadership roles and served as the President of the Jamaica Association of Students at Cave Hill.
Jovell graduated from the Norman Manley Law School in 2017 on the Principal’s Honour Roll and obtained his Legal Education Certificate. While there, he presented the Norman Manley Law School at the Lex Caribbean Client Interview and Counselling competition in Trinidad and Tobago where his team won the competition. Jovell also received several awards for leadership and academic excellence including the following: The Douglas Fletcher Memorial Prize, The Vaccianna & Whittingham Award; The Keith Stanford Sobion Memorial Prize for Outstanding Academic Performance and contribution to student activities; The Grant Stewart, Phillips & Company Prize for Outstanding Performance in Conveyancing and Civil Practice and Procedure; and the Courtney Coye LLP Prize for Outstanding Academic Performance.
SHAVELL S. SKEEL
Shavell S. Skeel graduated from the University of the West Indies Mona Campus, in 2014 having completed her studies for her Bachelors of Laws Degree with Honours. Whilst attending the university, she received many awards for involvement in student activities. These include the University of the West Indies Student Award for Leadership, the Mary Seacole Hall Seacolite of the year award, and the Professor Leslie Robinson Award for Leadership. Shavell was also the University’s Student Representative at the 2013 National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) at the University of Maryland, College Park in Washington DC and the UWI Elect Her student Leader for the academic year 2013-2014.
Thereafter, she attended the Norman Manley Law School and for the two year period she was involved in a number of clubs and societies and acted as one of the stage managers for SILK 2015. Shavell graduated from the Norman Manley Law School in 2016 on the Principal’s Honour Roll and was the recipients of the Judge Astel O. Thompson Class of 1989 (Special) Scholarship. Furthermore, she shared the H. Aubrey Fraser Memorial Prize, awarded to students with the best performance in Ethics, Rights and Obligations of the Legal Profession, the Keith Stanford Sobion Memorial Prize, awarded to students with the best performance in Ethics, Rights and Obligations of the Legal Profession, the Keith Stanford Sobion Memorial Prize awarded for academic excellence and contribution to student activities and interest in the Norman Manley Law School and the Karen Hugh Sam Lee Memorial Prize awarded to students who, over the two-year period, were seen as good ambassadors of the Norman Manley Law School.
Shavell was called to the bar in December 2016. She is assigned to and oversee the management of the firm’s May Pen Office and covers a wide area of practice including Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Divorce and Family Law, Wills and Estate Management, Conveyancing and Property Law and Employment Law.
LL.B (Honours), L.E.C.
Tiffany Barrett obtained her Bachelor of Laws Degree with Honours from the University of the West Indies in 2015. She was also a recipient of the DunnCox Scholarship for Law (2013-2015) based on her academic achievements.
Tiffany Barrett was then enrolled at the Norman Manley Law School where she received her Legal Education Certificate in 2017. At the Norman Manley Law School, Ms. Tiffany Barrett was awarded the Bruce B. Barker Memorial Prize (Shared) for Best Performance in Civil Practice and Procedure II.
Tiffany Barrett was called to the Jamaican Bar in December 2017. She is assigned to and oversees the management of the Firm’s Montego Bay Office. She covers a wide area of practice which is inclusive of Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Divorce and Family Law, Wills and Estate Management, Conveyancing and Property Law.
LL.B (Honours), L.E.C.
Janeika Allen attended the University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus where she completed her Bachelor of Laws Degree in 2016 with Honours. While at the UWI, she was very involved and served as the Treasurer for the Cave Hill Law Society (2015-16), Adfel Choir Director (2015-16) and was also a UWI Student Today Alumni Tomorrow Ambassador for the university. Janeika also won the Reid Prize award for her outstanding performance in Real Property Law for the 2014-2015 academic year. She was also a recipient of the CIBC First Caribbean International Bank Scholarship for the years 2015 and 2016 awarded to students with exceptional academic performance.
Thereafter, Janeika continued her legal studies at the Norman Manley Law School. Here she was involved in the Little Red Dress Club and was also a member of the School’s choir. Janeika was the shared recipient of the Foga Daley (Special) Scholarship for the 2017/2018 academic year. She is passionate about voluntarism and does many projects with the church she attends. Her many involvements were driven by her motto, “service above self.”
Janeika was called to the Bar in December 2018. She is assigned to and oversees the management of the firm’s Ocho Rios Office and covers a wide area of practice including Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Divorce and Family Law, Wills and Estate Management, Conveyancing and Property Law.To schedule a consultation, you may email Janeika Allen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Michelle-Lee graduated from the University of the West Indies in 2016 where she obtained her Bachelors of Laws Degree and in 2018, she completed the Certificate of Legal Education programme at the Norman Manley Law School and was called to the Jamaican Bar in the same year.
Michelle-Lee is assigned to and oversees the management of the May Pen Office where she practices in the areas of Personal Injury, Civil Litigation, Conveyancing & Property Law and Divorce and Family Law