Faculty and Staff

Dr David S Berry Dr David S Berry
Dean, Faculty of Law, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus & University Dean of Law

Ph.D., University of Edinburgh, Department of Public International Law, May 29, 2002.
LL.M., Queen’s University, Faculty of Law (Kingston, Canada), October 30, 1993.  
LL.B., University of British Columbia, Faculty of Law, May 1991.
B.A., University of Toronto, University College, June 14, 1988.


Westmin R. A.  James Westmin R. A. James
Deputy Dean (Academic and Student Affairs)
LL.B. (Hons) U.W.I. LL.M. (Cantab) – University of Cambridge L.E.C. – Hugh Wooding Law School

Jeff Cumberbatch Jeff Cumberbatch
Deputy Dean (Postgraduate and Research)
LL.B. (UWI); Leg Ed Cert; Attorney-at-Law

Alina Kaczorowska Alina Kaczorowska
Professor of European Law
B.C.L. D.E.A (France). PhD (France), C.A.P.A. (Certificate for practising as a ‘barrister’ in France) (Centre Regional de Formation Professionnelle des Barreaux du Ressort de la Cour d'Appel de Paris, Paris) (France).

Lesley A. Walcott Lesley A. Walcott
Senior Lecturer
LL.B., (UWI); LL.M., (Lond); Leg. Ed. Cert; Attorney-at-Law

 Asya Ostroukh Asya Ostroukh
Senior Lecturer in Law
LLB and LLM, Kuban State Univ (Russia); PhD, Institute of State and Law, Russian Academy of Sciences; Docent

Dr. Janeille Zorina Matthews Dr. Janeille Zorina Matthews
Lecturer in Law

Doctor of Philosophy, The London School of Economics and Political Science, 2015
Master in Philosophy, The London School of Economics and Political Science, 2015
Juris Doctor, Harvard Law School, 2005
Master in Public Administration, Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government, 2005
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Villanova University, 1998

Dr. Ronnie R. F. Yearwood Dr. Ronnie R. F. Yearwood
Lecturer in Law

PhD, (International economic law), (passed without corrections, which is the highest accolade as a Doctorate is not awarded a specific grade), Newcastle Law School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 2008
LLM, (Distinction) (International trade law), (graduated first in the class), Newcastle Law School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 2004
BSc., Sociology & Political Science (Honours), University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, 2001
Study Abroad Programme, (Political Economy & Law), University of California, Berkeley, 2001
Professional Qualifications
Legal Practice Course College of Law, London, 2011
LL.B, (Honours), Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP Law School, London, 2010, 2017

Taneisha Brown Taneisha Brown
Lecturer in Law
BA and LLB, UWI; LLM, LSE; Leg Ed Cert;

Nicole D. Foster (née Clarke) Nicole D. Foster (née Clarke)
Lecturer in Law

LL.M, Washington College of Law, American University, 1997
LL.M, University of Cambridge, 1996
L.E.C, Hugh Wooding Law School, 1994

Alana Malinde S.N. Lancaster Alana Malinde S.N. Lancaster
Lecturer in Law
B.Sc. (UG), LL.B. (UG),  MSc. Nat. Res. Management (UNPHU), LL.M. (Dalhousie), Postgrad. Dip. Education (UG), Postgrad. Dip. Dev. Studies (UG),  PG Cert (University Teaching and Learning) (UWI Cave Hill) 


Karen Primus
BSc (Hons) (UWI)
Administrative Assistant 417-4218
Lorna Payne
BSc (Hons); MSc (Dist) (UWI)
Administrative Assistant (Projects) 417-4220
Shakita Nurse Stenographer/Clerk 417-4223
Shamelia Wood Stenographer/Clerk 417-4225
Destinee McDonald Stenographer/Clerk 417-4224
Amir Brewster Stenographer/Clerk 417-4557
Justin Phillips Secretary 417-4215
Beal Mapp Office Assistant 417-4221



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