Courtenay Williams is an Attorney-at-Law who has been in practice for 27 years, most of which have been spent at the private bar, specialising in banking, privatisation, commercial, intellectual property, project financing, capital market and debt restructuring transactions. Mr. Williams graduated from the University of the West Indies with a Bachelor of Laws Degree (Honours). He also obtained a Legal Education Certificate from the Hugh Wooding Law School in 1987.
Mr. Williams is a tutor at the Hugh Wooding Law School in Landlord and Tenant and has previously also tutored in areas such as Conveyancing and Registration of Title, Ethics Rights and Obligations of the Legal Profession and Succession.
He was appointed to the Board of First Citizens Bank Limited on June 17, 2014 and subsequently as Chairman of the Board of First Citizens Trustee Services Limited and a Director on the Boards of First Citizens (St. Lucia) Limited and First Citizens Financial Services (St. Lucia) Limited.
Mr. Williams is currently also the Chairman of the Legislative Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce of Trinidad and Tobago, a Senior Ordinary member of the Law Association of Trinidad and Tobago and a member of the Disciplinary Committee of the Law Association of Trinidad and Tobago.
Mr. Williams is a past President of the Art Society of Trinidad and Tobago and Deputy Chairman of the Trinidad and Tobago Film Company Limited.
He is a Consultant with Lex Caribbean, Attorneys-at-Law and Notaries Public.