Contact Info

    Education

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    • St. Barnabas Kindergarten
    • Southern Preparatory School, Nassau, Bahamas
    • Southern Junior School, Nassau, Bahamas
    • Eastern Junior School, Nassau, Bahamas
    • Eastern Senior School, Nassau, Bahamas
    • Munroe College, Jamaica
    • Manchester High School, Jamaica
    • College of Journalism, London, England
    • Holbourn College of Law, Languages & Commerce, London, England
    • Polytechnic of Central London – (Now University of Westminster)
    • Grays Inn, London, England

    Professional Career

    • Chairman-Lynden Pindling International Airport;
    • Called to the English and Bahamian Bars respectively in February and June of 1978;
    • Assistant Crown Counsel, Office of The Attorney General (Department of Legal Affairs) 1978 -1980. Practiced Criminal Law – presenting cases, Civil Law, (Government Contracts and Government business generally);
    • Partner, Hollingsworth & McKinney – 1980 – 1984 – General Commercial practice;
    • Partner, McKinney Turner & Co. 1984 and ongoing (Successor firm to Hollingsworth & McKinney) – General commercial practice, both chamber and litigation. Clients included over the years – American Life Insurance, Fidelity Bank Limited, Shell International (Texas), Shell Bahamas Limited, Milo B. Butler & Sons Limited, Milo Butler Investments Limited, Commonwealth Brewery, Airport Authority, Hotel Corporation of ┬áThe Bahamas, Deloitte & Touche, Imperial Life Assurance Company, Bahamas Experience Tours, Symonette’s Marketing Group of Companies and others;

    Other Interests & Activities

    • Executive Vice President of Students and President of Student’s Union – Holboum College, Polytechnic of Central London;
    • Ex-member of The Bahamas Soccer Team;
    • Executive Vice President of The Bahamas Football Association – 1979-1984;
    • Member of The Bahamas Housing Commission – 1980 – 1982;
    • Chairman, Real Property Tax Appeal Tribunal- 1992 – 1994;
    • Chairman, Bahamas Maritime Authority (Headquarters, London office in New Yark, Tokyo and Nassau) 2002 – 2007;