New Board Sint Maarten Bar Association

On Friday, December 9, 2011, the general meeting of the Sint Maarten Bar Association elected a new board.

Mr. Remco M. Stomp (Stomp Lawyers) was chosen as Dean of the association, Mr. Camiel Koster (BZSE) was chosen as Vice Dean with Ms Shaira Bommel(Sulvaran &Peterson) as Secretary of the Board and Mr. Arnout Kraaijeveld (Gibson & Associates)) as Treasurer.

The Dean has a weekly consultation hour for the general public at Thursdays between 10 and 12 am ( at his office at Stomp Lawyers, Welfareroad 119, Simpson Bay, Tel: 5443533).

The new board strives for an active role of practicing attorneys at law in the justice system and for a permanent availability of a professional education for attorneys at law.

The Sint Maarten Bar Association has been in existence since 1989. The Bar is the professional association for attorneys at law on Sint Maarten, which resorts under the jurisdiction of the Joint Court of Justice based in Curacao . The Sint Maarten Bar Association, a nonprofit, voluntary association represents approximately50 attorneys on St.Maarten.

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