The JEC is responsible for establishing a more formal framework for the training and continuing education of judges and magistrates.
The Governor acting on the advice of the JLSC has appointed Justice Marlene Carter to the post of Grand Court Judge with effect from 1 October 2023.
Justice Carter is a Caymanian with ten years judicial experience in various jurisdictions. She has served as an Acting Judge of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands since 2017, presiding regularly across the criminal, civil and family divisions of the Grand Court. Prior to this she was a Puisne Judge in the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (ECSC), assigned to St Kitts and Nevis as the Resident High Court Judge. Justice Carter has also served as Duty Judge for the ECSC assigned to Anguilla and as an Acting Puisne Judge (Civil Division) in the ECSC assigned to St Lucia.