Judiciary

President swears-in new magistrate

His Excellency the President, Major General (Ret’d) Jioji Konousi Konrote today swore-in new resident Magistrate, Ratu Jeremaia Lewaravu at the State House before senior members of the judiciary. Mr Lewaravu began his legal profession after completing his Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree and subsequent Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the University of the […]

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November 29, 2016 10:05 am

His Excellency the President, Major General (Ret’d) Jioji Konousi Konrote today swore-in new resident Magistrate, Ratu Jeremaia Lewaravu at the State House before senior members of the judiciary.

The new resident Magistrate, Ratu Jeremaia Lewaravu takes oath during his swearing in at the State House.
The new resident Magistrate, Ratu Jeremaia Lewaravu takes oath during his swearing in at the State House.

Mr Lewaravu began his legal profession after completing his Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree and subsequent Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the University of the South Pacific.

Prior to his appointment to the Fijian Judiciary, he was working at the Agricultural Tribunal since 2013.

He also has a Bachelor of Education degree from USP and has taught at various secondary schools prior to taking up a legal career.

The new magistrate has attended numerous training and conferences both in Fiji and abroad.

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