Profile - Jamila Sealy - M. Hamel-Smith & Co.
19508
page-template-default,page,page-id-19508,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,hide_top_bar_on_mobile_header,qode-theme-ver-9.0,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.4.2,vc_responsive
 

Attorney Profile

Jamila Sealy

Associate

Send EmailLinkedIn

Address:

P.O. Box 219
Eleven Albion
Cor. Dere & Albion Streets, Port of Spain
Trinidad & Tobago

Phone: 868 299-0981
Mobile: 868 349 9193

Bar Admissions

2015: Trinidad & Tobago

Areas of Practice:

  • Banking & Financial Services;
  • Corporate and Securities;
  • Mergers & Acquisitions; and
  • Commercial Law and Business Transactions.

Profile

Jamila is an Associate in the Transactional Department. Prior to joining the firm, she worked in private practice for four years where she practiced mainly in the criminal and civil jurisdictions. Jamila thereafter went on to pursue her Master of Laws in Banking and Finance at the Queen Mary University of London.

After completing her LLM in 2019, Jamila returned to Trinidad and Tobago and worked as a Legal Officer at the Financial Intelligence Unit of Trinidad and Tobago, where she contributed to the development of policies, proposals for legislative amendments as well as advised on issues relating to Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Counter Financing of Terrorism (CFT) compliance.

Current Involvement

  • Corporate Commercial Advice;
  • Advice on Mergers & Acquisitions (including Merger Control issues); and
  • General Research and Legal Opinion Writing.

Membership

The Law Association of Trinidad & Tobago

Education

2019: LL.M Banking and Finance, Queen Mary University London

2015: L.E.C. Hugh Wooding Law School

2013: LL.B (Hons.) University of the West Indies

Publication

Author: Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) Investing – The Way Forward” featured in the T&T Guardian newspaper on November 20, 2022

Author: “Good corporate governance matters when investing” published in the T&T Guardian newspaper on July 3, 2022