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Susan Moolchan

Ms. Susan Moolchan

Ms. Susan Moolchan

Attorney-at-Law

Ms. Susan Moolchan was admitted to the Bar of Trinidad and Tobago in 2005. With over fourteen years of civil litigation experience, Ms. Moolchan is the Advocate Attorney and Senior Associate spearheading the Firms’ banking portfolio under the direct guidance of the Senior Litigation Partner, Mr. Prakash Deonarine.

Working closely with Mr. Deonarine, Ms. Moolchan uses her advanced management training and heightened communication skills gained from a well-revered Masters in Business Administration, to actively manage her large dynamic portfolio which includes inter alia; banking; commercial contracts; negligence; mortgage actions; debt collection for secured and unsecured debts; enforcement of judgments; recovery of debts for cooperative societies (credit unions); securing judgments for statutory debts and matrimonial matters.

It is in this context that Ms. Moolchan has successfully appeared in a multitude of High Court matters, which in recent times (2017-2019) has exceeded 1,500 Court appearances and continues to actively engage in same on a daily basis. Through her excellent interpersonal skills, she efficiently balances matters for the majority of the corporate/financial sector in Trinidad and Tobago; which constitute the Firms’ banking/financial Corporate Clients.

Ms. Moolchan is an integral member of the G&D team directly mentoring not only the Associates in her portfolio but every Junior Associate in the Firm. She is known and well-respected for her experience, competence and dependability by her peers in the legal community and within the Judiciary of Trinidad and Tobago.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • LLB (Hons) – University of London
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Management at the Henley Management

            College in the United Kingdom

  • Masters in Business Administration (MBA) at the Henley Management

College in the United Kingdom

  • LPC Distinction – Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the

United Kingdom

  •         Admitted to practice as an Attorney-at-Law in Trinidad and Tobago

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Karuna Ramsaran

Karuna Ramsaran

Karuna Ramsaran

Attornet-at-Law

Ms. Karuna Ramsaran was admitted to the Bar of Trinidad and Tobago in 2010. Prior to joining this Firm, Ms. Ramsaran worked as an Attorney-at-Law at a large state-enterprise providing legal advice on commercial and corporate affairs, industrial relations as well as public administration and conveyancing.

It is on this diverse corporate foundation that she joined the Firm in 2013 where she has grown as an exceptional Corporate Litigation Associate working under the supervision of Senior Litigation Partner Mr. Prakash Deonarine for the past six years. Her experience at the Firm includes dealing with a dynamic and demanding portfolio which mainly entails the management and settlement of insurance policy claims, actions for negligence, employer’s liability, occupier’s liability, breach of contract, motor vehicular accidents, personal injuries and property damage.

Ms. Ramsaran is adept at advising and achieving the best results for her clients having settled and successfully litigated more than 100 matters for her clients at the Firm to date. She is also experienced in alternative dispute resolution techniques having attended several mediation and court mandated judicial settlement conferences on behalf of her clients. She is adaptable and wears the cap of both Instructing and Advocating Attorney in her continuing role.

Ms. Ramsaran is a valued member of the G&D team with her personable disposition, her commendable reasoning skills as well as her experience in interacting with personnel from both the public and private sector proving to be advantageous assets in the conduct of her portfolio at the Firm. She is currently developing her training and management skills with Mr. Deonarine to mentor the Junior Associates at the Firm. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

2008            LLB (Hons) – University of the West Indies

2010            LEC – Hugh Wooding Law School

2010            Admitted to Practice as an Attorney-at-Law in Trinidad and Tobago


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Ariel Moonsie

Ariel Moonsie

Ariel Moonsie

Attorney-at-Law

Ms. Ariel Moonsie was admitted to the bar of the Trinidad and Tobago in 2014. Prior to joining the firm in August 2017, Ms. Moonsie completed her Masters in Corporate and Commercial Law and worked as a Legal Officer at a Corporate Association whose main focus was the development of corporate legal skills and the training of exceptional Corporate Attorneys in the Caribbean.

It is on this foundation that she joined the Firm in 2017 where she has grown to be a skillful Instructing Attorney, working under the supervision of our Senior Litigation Partner, Mr. Prakash Deonarine. Ms. Moonsie’s portfolio currently includes matters mainly based on Fédération Internationale Des Ingénieurs-Conseils (FIDIC), construction contracts, commercial contracts, fraud, trespass to land, and defamation among others.

In recent times (2017-2019), Ms. Moonsie has instructed Mr. Prakash Deonarine in the management and obtaining of twenty-nine (29) judgments (excess of 300 million dollars) pertaining to breach of contract under FIDIC and, under the lead of Mr. Deonarine, successfully undertook potentially the largest attachment of debt (garnishee) proceedings in Trinidad and Tobago.

She is currently in the process of expanding her portfolio as a certified Mediator and, to date has completed over one hundred (100) hours of Mediation and Mediation Advocacy training.

It is her past management experience and her keen alternative dispute resolution skills that often places her as an organizer in her department and a valuable member of the G&D team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

2012                LLB (Hons) – University of the West Indies

2014                Hugh Wooding Law School

2014                Admitted to practice as an Attorney-at-Law in Trinidad and Tobago

2016                Master of Laws (LLM) (Corporate and Commercial Law)


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Jerome Maxime

Jerome Maxime

Jerome Maxime

Attorney-at-Law

Mr. Jerome Maxime was admitted to the Bar of Trinidad and Tobago in 2015. Shortly thereafter Mr. Maxime began his journey in the legal profession at the Firm as a Corporate Litigation Associate.

Over the past four years Mr. Maxime has quickly grown into a promising and competent Advocate Attorney working under the direct supervision and guidance of the Senior Litigation Partner, Mr. Prakash Deonarine. His litigation experience is based in the fields of insurance (Running Down Actions), employer’s liability, occupier’s liability, trespass to land and adverse possession.

Mr. Maxime, working closely with Mr. Deonarine, performs the role of both Instructing and Advocate Attorney.  In recent times, Mr. Maxime has extended his advocacy skills by appearing as Advocate in trials and assessments of damages. He continues to gain the respect of the legal community from his peers and in Court, building an exceptional legal reputation. To date, he has settled over fifty insurance matters. His personable nature allows him to advise and achieve the best results for the Firms’ corporate clients.

Mr. Maxime has a keen interest in the amicable resolution of matters. He serves as an example to his peers and continues to add value to the overall culture of the G&D team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

2013                LLB (Hons) – University of the West Indies

2015                LEC – Hugh Wooding Law School

2015                Admitted to practice as an Attorney-at-Law in Trinidad and Tobago


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Varlene Mewalal

Varlene Mewalal

Varlene Mewalal

Attorney-at-Law

Ms. Varlene Mewalal joined the Firm in October, 2015 as a Junior Associate and works under the guidance of the Firm’s Senior Partner, Mr. Vishnu Deonarine and Senior Attorney, Mr. Michael Kalliecharan.

While Ms. Mewalal’s portfolio mainly includes conveyancing and mortgage transactions, she also reviews and advises on contracts and agreements for the Firm’s corporate and commercial clients. Ms. Mewalal also provides legal services through legal opinions on a variety of topics including the Law of Property, Trust, Probate, Wills and Company Law.

Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Mewalal worked as a Secondary School teacher for five (5) years. Her personable disposition and excellent interpersonal skills have all proved to be advantageous in the conduct of her portfolio and enables her to act both efficiently and effectively in meeting her clients’ goals.

Ms. Mewalal’s enthusiasm and respect for the Law is evident in the quality and standard of her work, making her an integral member of the G&D team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

2007                B.A. (Honours) University of the West Indies

2013                LLB (Honours) University of London

2015                LEC (Honours) Hugh Wooding Law School

2015                Admitted to Practice as an Attorney-at-Law in Trinidad and Tobago


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